Orthodox Patriarch thanks Pope for gift: rare relics of St. Peter
July 02, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: Orthodox Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople has expressed his thanks to Pope Francis for a reliquary containing fragments of the bones of St. Peter. The Pope presented the relics to Orthodox prelates who were in Rome on June 29, representing the Ecumenical Patriarch, to join the Pontiff in celebrating the feast of Sts. Peter and Paul.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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