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Wednesday, november 29: Ephesus and Istanbul

  • Holy Mass Homily of the Holy Father
  • Moment of prayer at the Patriarchal Church of St. George and private meeting with H.H. Bartholomew I

Today we suggest:

Learn about the history and some important information about the second city Pope Benedict XVI will visit.
Interview with Bartolomé I
Read the hopes of the Partriarch of Constantinople regarding the visit of Pope Benedict XVI.

The historic embrace between Pope Paul VI and the patriarch Atenagoras.
Familiarize yourself with the details of this monumental meeting initiating the unity between the Catholic and Orthodox churches.