Meeting of the secretary general and the president of the general assembly of the I.A.O. with the Patriarch Kyrill of Moscow and all Russia. Athens, 2 June 2013.
On the occasion of the official visit of Patriarch Kyrill of Moscow and All Russia to Athens, the Secretary General Mr. Anastasios Nerantzis, MP, the President of the General Assembly, Mr. Sergei Popov, MP and one of the two advisors Prof. Valery Alexeev, attended the joint Patriarchal and Archbishopic liturgy at the Church of St. Panteleimon, on Sunday, 2 June and had a meeting with the Patriarch.
Patriarch Kyrill of Moscow and All Russia
During the meeting they briefed the Patriarch on the 20th anniversary of the I.A.O. and offered an icon of Jesus Christ Enthroned from the Holy Church of Protatos in Karies, Mount Athos. The Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church praised and blessed the successful 20 year course of the I.A.O.