Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Markos Bolaris received today the Apostolic Nuncio of the Holy See in Greece, Archbishop Savio Hon Tai-Fai.
The Nuncio congratulated the Deputy Minister and the Greek government on both the initiative and the successful organization of the Conference on Religious and Ecclesiastical Diplomacy (FM 28/2 – 1/3).
He emphasized that “the good will of all religions and doctrines for cooperation was evident. The excellent organization allowed for free exchange of views and contacts, even on the sidelines of the conference. Different views have underlined the necessary partnerships to promote the peaceful coexistence of religious groups despite the differences that exist.”
At the same time, Nuncio briefed the Deputy Minister on the structure and organization of the Catholic Church, and expressed his willingness to continue the cooperation and dialogue initiated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The Deputy Minister, in conclusion, pointed out that the initiative relates to building bridges of communication, dialogue, exchange of views and experiences that help and intensify cooperation for the service of people.