The Papacy and the East

JP2 in Byz Robes

Alongside his many Letters, speeches, homilies, travels and symbolic gestures dealing with the Christian East, the Pope gave a series of Angelus addresses in which he explicitly invoked the East and its irreplaceable gifts to the Universal Church. Here are some excerpts from these papal messages:

John Paul II in Cairo
Pope John Paul II in Cairo, Egypt, Feb. 2000

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