Press Release: Visit of Ukrainian Catholic and Assyrian Bishops

On Tuesday, February 23, 2021, His Eminence Archbishop Nikitas of Thyateira and Great Britain received their Graces, Bishop Kenneth Nowakowski of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of the Holy Family of London and Bishop Mar Awraham Youkhanis of the Assyrian Church of the East at the Archdiocesan Headquarters. During the meeting matters of mutual interest and concern were discussed, especially regarding the rights of Christians in this country and abroad. The hierarchs also expressed their desire to strengthen the collaboration and witness of Eastern Churches in the United Kingdom. The meeting concluded in a spirit of fraternal love and fellowship, reaffirming the need for the cultivation of a culture of solidarity and cooperation among Christians, most especially during these truly challenges times. His Eminence and the visiting Hierarchs were joined by both the chancellor, Archim. Nikodemos Anagnostopoulos and the Director of the Archbishop’s office, Archim. Nephon Tsimalis.