[ENG] Message of the Secretariat of the Episcopal Curia about bishop ordination of the Superior of the Old Catholic Church in the Republic of Poland


Znalezione obrazy dla zapytania bishop ordinationBy fulfilling the will of the V Extraordinary Synod of the Old Catholic Church in the Republic of Poland, after the completion of the first session of the VI Extraordinary Synod of the Old Catholic Church in the Republic of Poland, July 22, 2017, the Superior of the Old Catholic Church in the Republic of Poland, rev. Artur Wieciński, will accept the ordination of a bishop from the bishops of the Old Catholic Church in the Republic of Poland, following the teaching of the Church Fathers: "nulla ecclesia sine episcopo, nullus episcopus sine ecclesia", thereby preserving the tradition of episcopal ordination from the bishops of the Old Catholic Church in the Republic of Poland.


Bishops of the Eastern and Western Church were invited to take part in the ceremonies, which shows the care of the Church Superior for the full ecumenical dialogue between the Old Catholic Church in the Republic of Poland and other Churches.

The ceremony will take place on July 22, 2017, 13.30 in the Old Catholic Parish of the Resurrection of the Lord in Wojcieszów, Poland

Secretary of the Episcopal Curia
The Old Catholic Church in the Republic of Poland