His All-Holiness, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I

25. September 2017

The Arctic Circle, in cooperation with the World Council of Churches and the National Church of Iceland, has invited His All-Holiness, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I and other church leaders to participate in plenary and breakout sessions at the 2017 Arctic Circle Assembly. 

The Arctic Circle, in cooperation with the World Council of Churches and the National Church of Iceland, has invited His All-Holiness, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I and other church leaders to participate in plenary and breakout sessions at the 2017 Arctic Circle Assembly. Known as "the Green Patriarch" for his environmental advocacy, the Ecumenical Patriarch will deliver a plenary keynote address under the title Just Peace With Earth. As first among equals heading the Eastern Orthodox Church, he is among the major leaders of Christianity worldwide, together with Pope Francis.