• Short Summary

    PRELATES FROM II EASTERN ORTHODOX CHURCHES HAVE GATHERED TOGETHER IN RHODES.GREECE, TO DISCUSS IF THEY?

  • Description

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    LV CHURCH DELEGATES OFF PLANE.
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    2.
    LV DITTO.
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    3.
    LV DELEGATES CROSS TARMAC.
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    4.
    SV RHODES MAYOR SPEAKS.
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    5.
    SV PRELATES LISTEN.
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    CU DITTO.
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    SV ECUMENICAL PATRIARCHATE REPRESENTATIVE SPEAKS.
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    CU DITTO.
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    SV PRELATES LISTEN.
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    ANGLE V... CROSS OVER RHODES CATHEDRAL.
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    11.
    SV PRELATES WALK TOWARDS CATHEDRAL.
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    12.
    SV DITTO.
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    Background: PRELATES FROM II EASTERN ORTHODOX CHURCHES HAVE GATHERED TOGETHER IN RHODES.GREECE, TO DISCUSS IF THEY CAN START A "THEOLOGICAL DIALOGUE" WITH THE VATICAN TO FURTHER CHRISTIAN UNITY.THEY WERE SUMMONED BY THE ECUMENICAL PATRIARCH OF ISTANBUL FOLLOWING AN INVITATION TO SEND AN INTER-CHURCH DELEGATION TO THE VATICAN ECUMENICAL COUNCIL, NOW MEETING IN ROME.IT TOO IS CONSIDERING, AMONG OTHER ISSUES, THE QUESTION OF CHRISTIAN UNITY.

    ARRIVING AT RHODES AIRPORT, THE PRELATES -20 IN ALL - WERE WELCOMED BY THE CITY'S MAYOR, MR.PETRIDES, AND A REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ECUMENICAL PATRIARCHATE, MONSIGNOR MELITON.MANY EXPRESSED REGRET THAT "SOME CHURCHES", INCLUDING THE GREEK ORTHODOX, WERE NOT ATTENDING THEIR PANORTHODOX CONVENTION.THE GREEK PRIMATE, ARCHBISHOP CHRYSOSTOMOS, HAS INSISTED THAT THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH IS "HOSTILE" TOWARDS THE ORTHODOX CHURCHES IN GENERAL, AND HIS OWN CHURCH IN PARTICULAR.

    THE PRELATES BEGAN THEIR MEETING IN OPEN SESSION AT RHODES CATHEDRAL.DELEGATIONS ATTENDING ARE FROM THE ECUMENICAL PATRIARCHATE OF ISTANBUL, THE PATRIARCHATES OF MOSCOW, SERBIA, RUMANIA, BULGARIA, JERUSALEM, ANTIOCH, ALEXANDER AND THE ORTHODOX CHURCHES OF CZECHOSLOVAKIA, POLAND, GEORGIA AND CYPRUS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA47S45OO1UWYNI16UUO5PG0EGS
    Media URN:
    VLVA47S45OO1UWYNI16UUO5PG0EGS
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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