Pope Visits Greek Migrants With The Orthodox PatriarchPlay
Presenting a unified message, Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartholomew, the spiritual leader of Orthodox Christians, will visit migrants on the Greek island of Lesbos.
Here & Now’s Meghna Chakrabarti speaks with NPR’s Joanna Kakissis from Greece about the religious leaders’ humanitarian efforts, and efforts to heal the age-old rift between the Catholic and Orthodox churches.
- Joanna Kakissis, NPR correspondent in Athens. She tweets @joannakakissis.
This segment aired on April 15, 2016.