Greek Orthodox Church Patriarch Expresses Appreciation To Religious Tolerance In Ethiopia
Greek Orthodox Church Patriarch Expresses Appreciation To Religious
Tolerance In Ethiopia
February 26, 2010 -- Greek Orthodox Church Patriarch, his beatitude
Tewdros II expressed appreciation to religious tolerance
The Patriarch who was here on an eight-day visit to Ethiopia said up
on his departure to home at the Addis Ababa Bole International
Airport that he was impressed with the tolerance in which the various
religious sects live with in the country.
He also expressed appreciation to the good hospitality accorded to
him during his stay here.
While here, the patriarch met and held talks with President Girma
Wolde-giorgis and Ethiopian Orthodox Church Patriarch, Abune-Paulos,
members of the Greek community in Ethiopia.
He was seen off up on departure by senior clergy of the Ethiopian
Orthodox Church, members of the Greek and Egyptian Communities,
Ambassadors of Greek and Egypt to Ethiopia.