2018-10-15 22:10:00

Further Eucharistic communion with Patriarchate of Constantinople deemed impossible - Russian Synod's decision

Minsk, October 15, Interfax - The Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church has recognized that it can longer remain in Eucharistic communion with the Patriarchate of Constantinople.

"At its today's meeting the Holy Synod decided to discontinue all Eucharistic communion with the Patriarchate of Constantinople," Metropolitan Hilarion, the Moscow Patriarchate's head of external relations, told journalists at a briefing after the meeting.