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Source: Agenzia Fides – MIL OSI

Headline: ASIA/TURKEY – Ecumenical Patriarchate: prayer, science and respect for health rules to overcome the pandemic

Istanbul – «Our Church has had and still has respect for medical science», and for what concerns the emergency of Coronavirus pandemic «urges the faithful to respect both the directives coming from the World Health Organisation and the recommendations and legal dispositions of the single States». These are some of the information contained in the statement published by the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople at the end of the Holy Synod session held on Wednesday, March 11, in the patriarchal see at the Phanar, under the presidency of the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartolomeo, with the aim of providing practical and pastoral information about the global medical emergency represented by the diffusion of Covid-19 infections.

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