Here we are, at the fifth day of the Holy and Great Council. How are things going? Watch this short video of Fr. John Chryssavgis, an archdeacon and theological adviser to His All-Holiness Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople, with an update on the daily activities and purpose of this Holy Gathering.
He mentions that councils are a necessary part of a synodal church. Being able to sit, face to face, with the other sister churches has been a healthy way to address their many common concerns, struggles, and even differences.
Please take a moment to watch this short video.
More information on the Holy and Great Council
Coverage of the Holy and Great Council in cooperation with Pemptousia. For more information on the Holy and Great Council go to the official website holycouncil.org. You can also visit the Ecumenical Patriarchate Press Office at orthodoxcouncil.org.
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