His Holiness Patriarch Kirill greets Primate of Romanian Orthodox Church with 11th anniversary of his elevation to the Patriarchal throne
The Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church sent a message to His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel of Romania, greeting him with the 11th anniversary of enthronement.
Your Beatitude, Beloved in the Lord Brother and Concelebrant:
Please accept my cordial greetings with the 11th anniversary of your elevation to the Patriarchal throne.
By the will of the Almighty you were placed on a high candlestand of Primatial ministry which you strive to carry out, being an example to the flock (Cf. 1 Pet 5:3) in your piety and zealous labours for the benefit of the Romanian Orthodox Church.
I prayerfully wish you good health and fortitude, as well as peace and bountiful mercies from the Generous God in your laborious and responsible Patriarchal service. Many and good years to you.
With brotherly love in Christ,
Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia