Melinda Johnson is the author of Letters to Saint Lydia and The Other Side of the Bonfire, and an avid supporter of the Orthodox writing community. Melinda earned a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature, with minors in Education and Journalism, from the University of Richmond, and a Master of Arts in English Literature from The College of William and Mary. She lives with her family in the Pacific Northwest.
Why was the meeting between Pope Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew so important? On this week’s edition of “Be the Bee,” Steve Christoforou gives us the short version of what happened between the Catholics and the Orthodox. When did it start? When did the split actually happen? What’s behind the Apostolic Pilgrimage that took place this month? You can answer these questions and more by watching this little video.
Steven Christoforou is the Youth Protection / Parish Ministries Coordinator for the Department of Youth and Young Adult Ministries (Y2AM). “Be the Bee” is produced by the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese’s Department of Youth and Young Adult Ministries.
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