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Metropolitan Tikhon offered congratulations to the newly elected Pope Francis

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  • Bill Samsonoff
    http://oca.org/news/headline-news/congratulations-sent-to-newly-elected-pope-francis Congratulations sent to newly elected Pope Francis SYOSSET, NY [OCA] In a
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      Congratulations sent to newly elected Pope Francis

      SYOSSET, NY [OCA]

      In a letter dated March 14, 2013, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon
      offered congratulations to the newly elected Pope Francis.

      "It is with joy that I convey to You the congratulations of the Holy
      Synod of the Orthodox Church in America on the occasion of Your election
      as Pope," the letter opens. "Your example as Archbishop of Buenos Aires
      has told the world that Your commitment is to the Gospel of Christ, its
      truth and its love. Your witness during Your first steps as Pope
      confirms this commitment strongly and without reservation."

      The entire text of the letter is posted in PDF format here
      <http://oca.org/PDF/NEWS/2013/2013-0314-pope-francis-congrats.pdf>.


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