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Holy Synod rejects church-state deal

The Holy Synod, the Church of Greece's administrative body, called for continued dialogue with the state but took a strong stand against any changes in the payroll of priests and lay staff proposed by the state, it said on Wednesday.

Church to meet to decide on split from state

The hierarchy of the Church of Greece is to convene an emergency meeting on Thursday to reach a decision regarding the government’s proposal for the separation of Church and state after the first round of talks between a special committee…

Taxpayers’ arrears to the state up in September

Greek taxpayers’ arrears to the state rose to 103.092 billion euros in September, from 102.644 billion in August, the Independent Authority for Public Revenues said in a report released on Thursday.

ND welcomes State-Church agreement

Main opposition New Democracy welcomed what it said was a delayed adoption by Syriza of its own stance on Church-State relations revealed at a joint press conference by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and…