Author Topic: Metropolitan John arrested (again)  (Read 828 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline mike

  • Pink Mafia
  • Protostrator
  • ***************
  • Posts: 24,771
  • Polish Laser Jesus shooting down schismatics
  • Faith: Christian
  • Jurisdiction: Diocese of Białystok and Gdańsk
Metropolitan John arrested (again)
« on: November 17, 2010, 02:56:59 PM »
Quote
His Beatitude Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje kyr kyr Jovan in the late hours of 16th November 2010 was detained on the border-crossing Kalotina, between Bulgaria and Serbia, upon a warrant of the Interpol bureau of R. Macedonia.

He has been determined a 24-hour detention.

source
Hyperdox Herman, Eastern Orthodox Christian News - fb, Eastern Orthodox Christian News - tt

Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? Who can watch the watchmen?
"No one is paying attention to your post reports"
Why do posters that claim to have me blocked keep sending me pms and responding to my posts? That makes no sense.

Offline Lichnidos

  • Elder
  • *****
  • Posts: 265
  • Powerslavlje strong in this one is.
Re: Metropolitan John arrested (again)
« Reply #1 on: November 17, 2010, 03:12:38 PM »
And so end any chance of unity talks between the SOC and MOC for the next few years.
"Men do not differ much about what things they will call evils; they differ enormously about what evils they will call excusable." - G.K. Chesterton

Offline Lichnidos

  • Elder
  • *****
  • Posts: 265
  • Powerslavlje strong in this one is.
Re: Metropolitan John arrested (again)
« Reply #2 on: November 18, 2010, 02:49:13 PM »
Macedonian news sources have indicated that Bulgarian authorities have decided to keep Archbishop John in Bulgarian prison for 72 hours. There seems to be some talk back and forth between the Macedonian authorities and the Serbian Authorties with Bulgaria. Apparently, John+ was in Bulgaria with a Serbian passport so extriditing him to Macedonia will be difficult.
"Men do not differ much about what things they will call evils; they differ enormously about what evils they will call excusable." - G.K. Chesterton