In the Kremlin hope for the success of the meeting of Patriarch and Pope

In the Kremlin hope for the success of the meeting of Patriarch and Pope


SOCHI, February 8. In the Kremlin appreciate the upcoming meeting of the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill and Pope Francis. About it has informed journalists the President’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov.

See also

Historical meeting: I plan to discuss Patriarch Kirill and Pope Francis

“It is a mutual step forward and, of course, like everyone else, we hope that this meeting will be held successfully,” – said the representative of the Kremlin. “We highly appreciate the readiness of the two Church leaders to hold such a meeting”, – added Sands.

On Friday it became known that the meeting of Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and all Russia Cyril will take place on 12 February in Havana. Cuba will be the first pastoral visit of the Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church in Latin America, during which he will also visit Paraguay, Chile and Brazil.

“A huge event”: a meeting between the Patriarch and the Pontiff as a milestone in relations between the churches

See also

20 years in the preparation: what do we know about the meeting between Patriarch Kirill and Pope Francis