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Bartholomew I

Pope Francis (C), flanked by His Holiness Bartholomew (L) and Archbishop Ieronymous II (R), greet refugees at the Moria refugee camp on Lesbos

Pope Francis (C), flanked by His Holiness Bartholomew (L) and Archbishop Ieronymous II (R), greet refugees at the Moria refugee camp on Saturday on the Greek island of Lesbos.

Pope Francis, Patr. Bartholomew, ABP Ieronymos sign joint declaration in Lesbos

16/04/2016 12:56

Pope Francis, along with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, and Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and All Greece, released a joint declaration during their visit to the Greek island of Lesbos on Saturday

 

Bartholomew I, Patriarch of Constantinople (file photo)

Bartholomew I, Patriarch of Constantinople (file photo). On Monday, the Sophia University Institute awarded Patriarch Bartholomew an Honorary Doctorate in the Culture of Unity.

Pope sends message as Patriarch receives honorary doctorate

26/10/2015 18:01

Pope Francis on Monday sent a message on the occasion of the conferral of an honorary doctorate to Bartholomew I, Patriarch of Constantinople.

 

Rev John Chryssavgis

Rev John Chryssavgis, theological advisor to the Ecumenical Patriarchate

An Orthodox view of Pope and Patriarch's Turkish encounter

01/12/2014 17:54

A Greek Orthodox archdeacon and theological advisor to the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Istanbul talks about the long term consequences of Pope Francis' visit to Turkey

Father Federico Lombardi SJ

Father Federico Lombardi SJ

Lombardi: Pope and Patriarch providing inspiration for unity

30/11/2014 15:25

Sunday morning in Istanbul was dedicated to ecumenism with a series of events featuring Pope Francis and the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I. Father Lombardi SJ, Director of the Holy See Press Office speaks of the growing momentum towards unity. 

Patriarch Bartholomew I and Pope Francis in Istanbul

Patriarch Bartholomew I and Pope Francis in Istanbul

Patriarch Bartholomew: Christian martyrdom makes unity urgent

30/11/2014 12:34

"The modern persecutors of Christians do not ask which Church their victims belong to."  Unity between our Churches is "already occurring in certain regions of the world through the blood of martyrdom:” Patriarch Bartholomew I speaking on the urgency of communion.

 

Pope Francis arrives at the Orthodox Church of St. George in Istanbul

Pope Francis arrives at the Orthodox Church of St. George in Istanbul

Pope Francis attends Divine Liturgy with Ecumenical Patriarch

30/11/2014 10:37

Pope Francis attended a celebration by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I of the Divine Liturgy at the Church of St. George at the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople.

 

Pope Francis attends ecumenical prayer service in Istanbul

Pope Francis attends ecumenical prayer service in Istanbul

Pope Francis in Turkey: Day 2

29/11/2014 17:18

Pope Francis on the second day of his Apostolic visit to Turkey on Saturday evening participated at an Ecumenical prayer service with the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew the 1st.