Pope, Orthodox patriarch pray together, renew unity commitment
ISTANBUL, Turkey (CNS) – In a meeting of East and West, Pope Benedict XVI prayed with Orthodox Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople and renewed the church's commitment to the search for Christian unity.
POPE AND ORTHODOX PATRIARCH ARRIVE FOR PRAYER SERVICE – Pope Benedict XVI and Orthodox Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew arrive for an evening prayer service at the Orthodox Church of St. George in Istanbul, Turkey, Nov. 29. (CNS/Reuters)
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