50 years since the meeting of Pope Paul VI and Patriarchs Athenagoras and Benedictos

The most significant meeting that was held by Pope Paul VI during his 1964 visit to the Holy Land was with Greek Orthodox Ecumenical Patriarch Athenagoras (the most prominent of the spiritual leaders of the Greek Orthodox Church) and Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem Benedictos.

paolo VIThese meetings were the first in the establishment of a dialogue between the two branches of the Church, Latin and Greek, formally separated since the schism of 1054.

See video here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VEKoSqVmg70