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17.04.2019 16:37

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Kirche in Not delegation

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Kirche in Not delegation On 18 April 2019, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR), met with Rev. Martin Barta, confessor, and Mr. Pyotr Gumenyuk, head of the Russian section, the Kirche in Not Foundation.
17.04.2019 12:04

Patriarch Kirill chairs a regular session of Supreme Church Council

Patriarch Kirill chairs a regular session of Supreme Church Council On April 17, 2019, His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, presided over a regular session of the Supreme Church Council of the Russian Orthodox Church, which took place at the Supreme Church Council Hall of the Cathedral Church of Christ the Saviour in Moscow.
16.04.2019 18:28

The Sixth International Patristic Conference on St. Basil the Great in the Theological Tradition of East and West completed its work in the CMI

The Sixth International Patristic Conference on St. Basil the Great in the Theological Tradition of East and West completed its work in the CMI From April 11-12, 2019, the Sixth International Patristic Conference, devoted to the legacy of St. Basil the Great, was held at the Ss Cyril and Methodius Institute of Post-Graduate Studies (CMI). In its eighth issue sections, leading specialists in patristics, liturgics and the history of the Early Church presented papers…
16.04.2019 13:55

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia sent a message of condolences to Archbishop of Paris, Michel Aupetit, over the fire that broke out at the Notre Dame Cathedral on the 15th of April 2019.
15.04.2019 19:00

‘OCU’ supporters continue seizing church buildings of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Rovno region

‘OCU’ supporters continue seizing church buildings of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Rovno region The Information and Education Department of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church reports that on Sunday, 14 April 2019, divine service began at eight in the morning with a hundred of parishioners in attendance at the Church of Ss Cosmas and Damian in the village of Rozvazh, Ostrog district, Rovno region.
12.04.2019 18:26

Patriarch Kirill meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov

Patriarch Kirill meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov On April 12, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with the Russian Federation Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, at the patriarchal working residence in Chisty Pereulok.
12.04.2019 11:26

6th International Patristic Conference on Saint Basil the Great in the Theological Tradition of the East and the West opens in Moscow

6th International Patristic Conference on Saint Basil the Great in the Theological Tradition of the East and the West opens in Moscow On the 11th of April 2019, an opening ceremony of the 6th International Patristic Conference on Saint Basil the Great in the Theological Tradition of the East and the West took place at the Assembly Hall of Ss. Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute of Postgraduate Studies.
10.04.2019 20:11

Clergy of ROCOR diocese of Chicago and Mid-America condemn persecution of clergy and faithful of Ukrainian Orthodox Church

Clergy of ROCOR diocese of Chicago and Mid-America condemn persecution of clergy and faithful of Ukrainian Orthodox Church From March 18-20, 2019, the annual Lenten assembly of the diocesan clergy was held at the Cathedral of the Protection of the Mother of God in Des Plaines, Chicago, Illinois. It was chaired by Archbishop Peter of Chicago and Mid-America. This year, along with urgent diocesan concerns, the clergy touched…
09.04.2019 23:24

Clergymen of the ROCOR Eastern American Diocese express support to canonical Ukrainian Orthodox Church

Clergymen of the ROCOR Eastern American Diocese express support to canonical Ukrainian Orthodox Church Participants in the Great Lenten Pastoral Conference of the Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, in the resolution adopted at the result of the meeting, noted “the grave situation of… Ukrainian Orthodox Church headed by His Beatitude Metropolitan Onouphry, which is suffering persecution at the…
09.04.2019 22:13

His Beatitude Archbishop Chrysostomos II of Cyprus discusses defense of the rights of Christians with President of the Interparliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy

His Beatitude Archbishop Chrysostomos II of Cyprus discusses defense of the rights of Christians with President of the Interparliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy Mr. Sergei Gavrilov, President of the Interparliamentary Assembly of Orthodox and chairman of the State Duma Committee on civil society and issues of public and religious organizations, met with the Primate of the Orthodox Church of Cyprus.