Here, indeed, is a story we should be following—Greek Abbot Arrested for Role in Financial Scandal
By Louis A. Ruprecht (30 December 2011):
I’ve been saying for years that Emperor Constantine, who created the first Christian theocracy and transformed Christianity from a small, persecuted sect of people who believed that the world was supposed to be a better place for everyone (not just the powerful), to the power-brokering elite, was the worst thing that ever happened to the variety of faith practiced by the followers of “The Way” of Jesus. But I had thought that the modern Orthodox church was less corrupt than the Roman Catholics. Silly me.