Thursday, May 12, 2011

Russian Orthodox, Assyrian Hierarchs Meet

Metropolitan Hilarion (Alfeyev) of Volokolamsk of the Russian Orthodox Church has met with Bishop Mar Iskhaq (Yosip) of Nohadra, who serves in the Diocese of Northern Iraq and Russia of the Assyrian Church of the East.

During the meeting Bishop Mar Isaac asked Metropolitan Hilarion to greet Patriarch Kirill (Gundyayev) of Moscow on behalf of the head of the Church of the East, Catholicos-Patriarch Mar Dinkha IV of Seleucia-Ctesiphon, and to help the Church of the East in raising awareness of the plight of Iraq's Christians.

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