Fr Mark Drew, Author at Catholic Herald

Fr Mark Drew

Greece: On the precipice

Will the monks of Mount Athos side with Moscow or Constantinople? The rift between the Russian Orthodox Church and the Patriarchate of Constantinople over...

How to decentralise a Church

Since his election in 2013, Pope Francis has often expressed the desire for a more “synodal” style of Church life, and commentators on Catholic...

Orthodoxy on the brink

For centuries, the archbishops of Constantinople could credibly claim to be the “Ecumenical Patriarch”. Their see was the “New Rome”, centre of the oikoumenē,...

A diplomat unleashed

How a man who rose quietly through the Curia became the most incendiary figure in the Catholic Church Anybody considering a career in the...

Greece: On the precipice

Will the monks of Mount Athos side with Moscow or Constantinople? The rift between the Russian Orthodox Church and the Patriarchate of Constantinople over...

How to decentralise a Church

Since his election in 2013, Pope Francis has often expressed the desire for a more “synodal” style of Church life, and commentators on Catholic...

Orthodoxy on the brink

For centuries, the archbishops of Constantinople could credibly claim to be the “Ecumenical Patriarch”. Their see was the “New Rome”, centre of the oikoumenē,...

A diplomat unleashed

How a man who rose quietly through the Curia became the most incendiary figure in the Catholic Church Anybody considering a career in the...