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Does the Orthodox Church believe in Apostolic Succession? Are Anglican orders recognized as valid?

Orthodoxy believes in form of Apostolic Succession, as discussed here: http://www.orthodoxanswers.org/answer.aspx?ID=3 Orthodoxy does not have concept of validity that is similar to the Roman Catholic concept, although some Orthodox bishops and synods have adopted uniform rules on the matter. The Patriarchate of Moscow, for instance, recognizes Roman...