Top Russian prelates give contrasting messages on ecumenical prospects
May 02, 2018
CWN Editor's Note: Top leaders of the Russian Orthodox Church offered sharply different perspectives on ecumenical prospects in separate talks on May 1. Patriarch Kirill of Moscow told an Albanian audience that all faiths should unite to fight terrorism. But Metropolitan Hilarion, the chief public-affairs spokesman for the Moscow patriarchate, said that unity with Catholics is impossible because of “too many contradictions and misunderstandings.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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