Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Whither the Pentarchy?

(bogoslov.ru) - The news of the convocation of the Patriarch of Constantinople Bartholomew I, scheduled for September 1, 2011 Synod of the Eastern Patriarchs in Istanbul with the participation of the Archbishop of Cyprus led to contradictory assumptions about the upcoming event as an attempt to recreate pentarchy. In light of these developments, AG Bondach considers opportune to examine the past and the possible relevance of the Institute pentarchy, as well as to consider it in place of the Moscow Patriarchate...
Complete article here (robot-translated from Russian).


  1. Clicking on the link sends me to the Russian site. Clicking on the British flag for English sends me to a generic list of the site contents.

    Do you have a link directly to the English translation of the story?


  2. Apologies. Adding translation link.