Tag Archives: Abuna Merkorios

Ethiopia: Split Orthodox synods to meet for reconciliation, unification

by Engidu Woldie ESAT News (July 13, 2018) One of the activities on the sidelines of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s visit to the United States is the meeting between the exiled synod of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church and the synod in Addis Ababa. Three archbishops representing each sides will meet in Washington, DC, next week to iron out their ...

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Ethiopia: Patriarchate in exile called for formation of caretaker gov’t

By Engidu Woldie ESAT News (December 28, 2017) Expressing deep concern over the current political crisis in Ethiopia, the exiled Patriarchate of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church has called for the establishment of a caretaker government. The patriarchate said in a press statement it sent to ESAT that a cloud of tribulations is looming large over the country and it was ...

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