Topic: "Origin - Expectations - Disprovals"
Minutes of the Inter-Orthodox Scientific Convention held in the
Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki - 20 to 24 September, 2004.
The Orthodox Church in Rumania
Hieromonk Vissarion - Hierodeacon Leon1
Sacred Monastery of the Archangels, Neamts.
The excerpt below has been taken from the Minutes of the Inter-Orthodox Convention which took place in the Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki, on the 20-24th September 2004.
"....By remaining steadfastly in the Faith of the Holy Fathers of Orthodoxy, we stand today as the carriers of the words of most monks and nuns of Rumania who are opposed to Ecumenism, by conveying the desire for unity in Orthodoxy and the true witness of the Apostolic Traditions of the Holy Fathers, and in order to inform the Orthodox faithful of the world that the heresy of Ecumenism is striving to undermine the One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic Church. The hypocrisy by which the New Age mentality is daily becoming rooted in our lives is indescribable. Beneath the mask of man-centred love and not of the love of Christ-centred Humanism, Ecumenism with its promotion of syncretism, religious socialism and common prayer with other religions and Christian confessions, is striving - thanks to this immense apostasy - to establish the reign of the Antichrist on earth. The biggest temptation is that the evil spirit is seeking fervently to break us away from Orthodoxy and render us labourers of the new Babylonian temple, for the material rule of the Antichrist in this world... click her
The Orthodox Church in Rumania versus Ecumenism