The message will be an invitation to all people ‘to adopt a respectful and responsible approach toward creation’

‘First and foremost the apostolic exhortation recalls the mercy and compassion of God,’ the patriarch wrote

It is clear that people in Russia have only a hazy understanding of ecumenism

Archbishop Shevchuk had expressed the disappointment at the joint declaration signed by Francis and the Russian Orthodox patriarch

The Vatican has updated the Holy Father’s itinerary for the upcoming papal visit

Patriarchs speak out at the In Defence of Christians summit in Washington