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Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople and Metropolitan Epifaniy Dumenko, head of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, attend the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of St. George Jan. 6, 2019, in Istanbul. Patriarch Bartholomew's signing of a decree marking the new Ukrainian Orthodox Church's independence drew strong criticism from the Russian Orthodox Church, which sees Ukraine as part of its church territory. (CNS/Reuters/Murad Sezer)
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople and and Metropolitan Epifaniy Dumenko, head of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, attend the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of St. George Jan. 6, 2019, in Istanbul. (CNS/Reuters/Murad Sezer)