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Ecumenical Patriarch sees gift of St. Peter’s relics as ‘crucial step’ toward unity

September 16, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: “We sincerely appreciate this gift, which is the manifestation of spontaneity, a sign of the true fraternal love that today unites Catholics and Orthodox,” Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew said of Pope Francis’s gift of nine fragments of St. Peter’s bones.

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