Orthodox Patriarch of Constantinople suspends liturgical services
March 19, 2020
CWN Editor's Note: Orthodox Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople has announced that all liturgical services will be suspended in the churches under his jurisdiction. The Ecumenical Patriarch, traditionally recognized as the “first among equals” of the world’s Orthodox leaders, has immediate jurisdiction over churches in Turkey, Greece, and around the world; his order does not govern the policies of other independent Orthodox bodies.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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