Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartholomew in Greece - April 16th, 2016. Photo credit: L'Osservatore Romano

‘Bartholomew,’ Father John Chryssavgis – Catholic News Agency

Article by Hannah Brockhaus | Vatican City, Oct 17, 2016 (CNA/EWTN News).- In their forewords to a new book about the head of the Eastern Orthodox Church Patriarch Bartholomew I, Pope Francis and retired Pope Benedict XVI praised the faith and goodness of the ecumenical patriarch.