16404Re: [orthodox-synod] Re: What the ROCOR-bashers want
- Apr 9, 2006Rd. Constantine wrote:
> after the union the MP will have to approve ROCOR's bishops... IJRS: If there is ecclesiastical reconciliation at the present time, clearly that would involve
> would assume that means that the MP will have to give its approval for
> all current ROCOR bishops and its approval for those subsequently
> elected to the ROCOR episcopacy.
> Which is it? A simple answer, please.
recognition of all ROCOR bishops by the MP, and of all MP bishops by ROCOR.
However, in the future, it would appear that bishops-elect would first be approved as
Orthodox in faith and canonically acceptable, by the Patriarchate.
Fr. John R. Shaw
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