The Prestige of the Ecumenical Patriarchate

Editor’s note: Yesterday, I continued my series on the global Orthodox crisis of 1917-25, focusing on 1922. One of the many major events that year was the Ecumenical Patriarch Meletios Metaxakis’ recognition of Anglican holy orders. In the mid-1940s, Fr. Kyrill Johnson, who knew Meletios personally, wrote about this “recognition” and the patriarchate of Meletios … Continue reading The Prestige of the Ecumenical Patriarchate