Romanian Orthodox Church spent $27 million on social, philanthropic work in 2018

Source: Basilica News Agency

February 19, 2019


The members of the National Church Council met Tuesday, February 19, 2019, for the annual working session at the Patriarchal Residence in Bucharest.

The meeting was chaired by His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel.

The NCC members reviewed the most important activities carried out last year by the Romanian Orthodox Church and set project proposals for 2019.

The Patriarch of Romania read out the synthesis report stressing that in 2018 the Romanian Patriarchate spent 24 million Euros [$27,246,720—O.C.] for the entire social and philanthropic work.

Reviewing the pastoral-liturgical and administrative activity, the Patriarch recalled the consecration of the Holy Altar of the National Cathedral and the first memorial service held for Romania’s national heroes inside the Cathedral.

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