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24.09.2018 10:37

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Primates of Orthodox Church of Alexandria and Polish Orthodox Church

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Primates of Orthodox Church of Alexandria and Polish Orthodox Church On September 23, 2018, with a blessing of His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations, came to Warsaw on a working visit.
22.09.2018 19:14

Primates of the Church of Alexandria and Polish Orthodox Church issue appeal concerning the situation of Orthodoxy in Ukraine

Primates of the Church of Alexandria and Polish Orthodox Church issue appeal concerning the situation of Orthodoxy in Ukraine On September 21, the feast of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos, the Primates issued a joint appeal to the heads of the Local Orthodox Churches and the plenitude of the holy Orthodoxy, expressing, in the spirit of brotherly love, their deep alarm over the recent developments pertaining to…
21.09.2018 22:00

Representative of the Department for External Church Relations and the Interreligious Council of Russia takes part in OSCE annual meeting

Representative of the Department for External Church Relations and the Interreligious Council of Russia takes part in OSCE annual meeting (Russian) С 10 по 21 сентября 2018 года в Варшаве прошло ежегодное совещание ОБСЕ по обзору выполнения обязательств в области человеческого измерения.
21.09.2018 10:35

Bishop Irinej of Backa ‘On Inaccuracies of Ecclesial and Journalistic Statements on Ukraine’

Bishop Irinej of Backa ‘On Inaccuracies of Ecclesial and Journalistic Statements on Ukraine’ Bishop Irinej (Bulovic) of Backa, a hierarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church, believes that the unilateral granting of autocephaly to Ukraine by the Patriarchate of Constantinople will destroy the unity of the Orthodox world.
20.09.2018 11:00

Address by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk in Lisbon on the Russian Orthodox Church and Aid to Christians of the Middle East

Address by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk in Lisbon on the Russian Orthodox Church and Aid to Christians of the Middle East On 19 September 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, delivered an address at the Catholic University Portugal in Lisbon on the Russian Orthodox Church and Aid to Christians of the Middle East.
20.09.2018 10:40

DECR chairman meets with President of Portugal

DECR chairman meets with President of Portugal On September 19, 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), met with the President of the Portuguese Republic Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, at the presidential residence in Lisbon.
19.09.2018 15:38

Chancellor of the Moscow Patriarchate meets with Primate of the Orthodox Church of Jerusalem

Chancellor of the Moscow Patriarchate meets with Primate of the Orthodox Church of Jerusalem On 17 September 2018, Metropolitan Varsonofy of St. Petersburg and Ladoga, chancellor of the Moscow Patriarchate, who is currently on a pilgrimage visit to the Holy Land, concelebrated the Divine Liturgy with Metropolitan Joachim of Helenoupolis (Orthodox Church of Jerusalem) at the Basilica of the Nativity of Christ in Bethlehem.
19.09.2018 10:35

Address by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk on the Future of Christianity in Europe

Address by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk on the Future of Christianity in Europe On 18 September 2018, in Lisbon, A Junção do Bem Foundation organized a reception in honour of Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, who is currently on a visit to Portugal.
18.09.2018 23:15

Metropolitan Anthony of Borispol and Brovary: Sin must not be legitimized for the sake of some geopolitical or national issues

Metropolitan Anthony of Borispol and Brovary: Sin must not be legitimized for the sake of some geopolitical or national issues In his interview to RBC-Ukraine, Metropolitan Anthony of Borispol and Brovary, chancellor of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, told about the sentiments prevailing among the clergy and laity of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church with regard to the recent developments in the church life in Ukraine.
18.09.2018 21:00

Patriarch Kirill meets Grand Mufti of Syria

Patriarch Kirill meets Grand Mufti of Syria On September 18, 2018, His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia met with Sheikh Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun, Grand Mufti of Syria, at the patriarchal and synodal residence at the St. Daniel’s monastery in Moscow.