President, PM send Xmas wishes to Orthodox, Greek Catholic Church

Orthodox Christians celebrate Christmas Eve on January 6 and Christmas Day on January 7. Artur Reszko/PAP

President Andrzej Duda and PM Mateusz Morawiecki, on Monday, sent greetings to the faithful of the Orthodox, Greek Catholic and Eastern Churches who, according to the Julian calendar, are celebrating Christmas.

In a message on Twitter, President Duda wished the faithful of the Orthodox, Greek Catholic and Eastern Churches prosperity, happiness and peace.

"Let us seek what unites us and builds our common good; all of us are the children of one God," PM Morawiecki wrote on Twitter on the eve of the Orthodox Church's Christmas Day.

Orthodox Christians celebrate Christmas Eve on January 6 and Christmas Day on January 7.

The Orthodox Church in Poland estimates the number of its faithful at 450,000-500,000.