The First Ecumenical Patriarch at a Papal Inauguration (not just since 1054)?

The following article is republished with kind permission from the author, Dr. George Demacopoulos, via the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. The Extraordinary Historical Significance of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew’s Presence at Pope Francis’ Installation as Bishop of Rome Amid the crush of news reports in the past month that followed Pope Benedict’s unprecedented resignation from the papacy, one of the most intriguing…