Papal message to conference on Orthodoxy, martyrdom
September 09, 2016
Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican’s Secretary of State, has sent a message in Pope Francis’s name to a conference on Orthodox spirituality and martyrdom that is taking place in Bose, Italy.
The Pontiff hopes that “the reflections on martyrdom as a precious Gospel legacy which brings together all the Churches may dispose us to consider the privileged path of the ecumenism of blood,” Cardinal Parolin wrote.
For all current news, visit our News home page.
All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!