MECC General Secretary Congratulates Archbishop Hieronymoss II
- From: mecc
Sent: Friday, February 29, 2008 2:20 AM
In a letter to His Grace Archbishop Hieronymus II, MECC General Secretary
congratulated His Beatitude on his election as the Head of the Autocephalous
Orthodox Church of Greece. ŒWe are well aware¹ the General Secretary said:
Œthat your Beatitude¹s dedication to the ecumenical task, your deep
knowledge of people¹s concern and difficulties, and your commitment to
services based on faith in Christ¹.
The former Metropolitan of Thebes and Livadia was elected Archbishop of
Athens and All Greece by the church's Holy Synod on 7 February. He succeeds
Archbishop Christodoulos, who died on 28 January.
Middle East Council of Churches
Office of International Ecumenical Relations P.O. Box 5376, Beirut, Lebanon
Guirgis Ibrahim Saleh, General Secretary mecc@... or