Jerusalem hierarchs/archimandrites sever ties to +Irineos
- [Translated below is the first paragraph of an 8 paragraph newsarticle]
Hierarchs of the Jerusalem Patriarchate broke relations with the head
of their Church, Irineos 1
On May 5, hierarchs of the Jerusalem Patriarchate expressed a vote of
no confidence in the leader of their Church Patriarch Irineos 1.
According to world news agencies, 13 bishops and 25 archimandrites of
the oldest Orthodox Church announced that their leader is deposed and
declared that they are severing communion with him.