Collection of Statements Re Meeting of Francis and Kirill

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The following links have been referred to on this website over the past few weeks.

Pre-Declaration Statements

Statement Regarding Meeting of Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill in Cuba
Fr. Peter Galadza, Sheptytsky Institute (Ottawa), February 5, 2016
Pope Francis and the Russian Patriarch Will Meet, as Ukrainian Catholics Watch and Wait
George Weigel, National Review, February 5, 2016
“I do not expect that much will change” – His Beatitude Sviatoslav on the Meeting of Pope Francis with Patriarch Kirill
His Beatitude Sviatoslav, UGCC (Kyiv), February 6, 2016
As pope and Russian patriarch meet, Ukraine fears a ‘shaky’ Vatican
Fr. Andriy Chirovsky, Sheptytsky Institute (Ottawa), February 11, 2016
Link
Will Meeting of Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill Bring Spiritual Change?
Fr. Andriy Chirovsky, Sheptytsky Institute (Ottawa), February 11, 2016
Audio, Kresta in the Afternoon
Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill
Bishop Borys Gudziak, First Things, February 11, 2016

Joint Declaration

Joint Declaration of Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill
February 12, 2016
Link

Post Declaration Statements

The case for caution over the pope/patriarch meeting
John Allen, Crux, February 13, 2016
“Two Parallel Worlds” – An Interview with His Beatitude Sviatoslav
His Beatitude Sviatoslav, UGCC (Kyiv), February 14, 2016
Russian Orthodox Church Gets a Verbal Victory Over Vatican on Ukraine
Fr. Andriy Chirovsky, New Pathway, February 16, 2016
Called to Unity
Fr. Andriy Chirovsky, First Things, February 16, 2016
Historic Papal Meeting Puts Enmity to Rest, but Uncertainties Remain
Fr. Andriy Chirovsky, Sheptytsky Institute (Ottawa), February 17, 2016
Audio, Kresta in the Afternoon
Pope Francis calls Havana Joint Declaration debatable, understands Ukrainians might feel betrayed
Fr. Andriy Chirovsky, Catholic World Report, February 18, 2016
Testing ‘Brotherhood’: Next Steps for the Vatican and Russian Orthodoxy
George Weigel, National Review, February 19, 2016
Disappointed Again – Ukrainians After the Havana Statement of Francis and Kirill
Fr. Peter Galadza, New Pathway, February 24, 2016
Reasons for skepticism about the Pope’s meeting with Patriarch Kirill
Phil Lawler, Catholic Culture, February 25, 2016
Between Cuba and Crete: A Storm Ahead for the Russian Orthodox?
Fr. Cyril Hovorun, Catholic World Report, February 26, 2016

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