The Most Rev. Dionysios Latas

Archbishop of Zante, Greece

 

The Greek Orthodox Church

"After this, my oration about the Greek church, I have nothing more to add than to extend my open arms and embrace all those who attend this congress of the ministers of the world."

Read the full transcript of their speech at the 1893 Parliament of the World's Religions

 

 

References:

1. The World's Congress of Religions at the World's Columbian Exposition,Edited by J.W. Hanson, D.D.  Published by International Publishing Co., Chicago, IL and Philadephia, PA

2. The World's Parliament of Religions: An illustrated and Popular Story of the World's First Parliament of Religions, Held in Chicago in Connection withe The Columbian Exposition of 1893. Edited by the Rev. John Henry Barrows, D.D. Chairman of the General Committee on Religious Congresses of the World's Congress Auxillary. Chicago, The Parliament Publishing Company, 1893.