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14.12.2017 10:07

Metropolitan Hilarion completes his visit to Mount Athos

Metropolitan Hilarion completes his visit to Mount Athos On 13 December 2017, the commemoration day of St. Andrew the-First-Called, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, officiated at the Divine Liturgy at the cathedral of the Russian St.Panteleimon Monastery.
13.12.2017 9:46

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk continues his pilgrimage to Mount Athos

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk continues his pilgrimage to Mount Athos On 12 December 2017, in continuation of his visit to Mount Athos, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, officiated at the Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral of the Holy Annunciation of the Vatopedi Monastery, in which he had arrived the day before…
12.12.2017 13:18

Syrian minister thanks Russian religious communities for rendering aid to the people of Syria

Syrian minister thanks Russian religious communities for rendering aid to the people of Syria The participants in the meeting discussed cooperation between the Interreligious working group and the Ministry of Awqaf of the Syrian Arab Republic.
12.12.2017 12:49

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk begins his pilgrimage to Mount Athos

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk begins his pilgrimage to Mount Athos On 11 December 2017, with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, the chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, arrived on Mount Athos.
11.12.2017 22:14

First session of Commission for Dialogue between Russian Orthodox Church and Syriac Orthodox Church

First session of Commission for Dialogue between Russian Orthodox Church and Syriac Orthodox Church The Commission for Dialogue between the Russian Orthodox Church and the Syriac Orthodox Church held its first session in Cherepovets, Vologda region.
11.12.2017 21:03

Primate of the Church of Alexandria celebrates at Novotikhvisky Convent in Yekaterinburg

Primate of the Church of Alexandria celebrates at Novotikhvisky Convent in Yekaterinburg During his visit to Russia, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa, who had come to Moscow for the centenary celebration of the restoration of Patriarchate in the Russian Church, visited Yekaterinburg.
08.12.2017 23:17

Primate of Orthodox Church of Cyprus completes his visit to Moscow

Primate of Orthodox Church of Cyprus completes his visit to Moscow On 8 December 2017, His Beatitude Archbishop Chrysostomos II of Nova Justiniana and All Cyprus completed his visit to Moscow timed to the celebrations marking the centenary of the restoration of the Patriarchate in the Russian Church.
08.12.2017 23:00

Representative of Russian Orthodox Church speaks at OSCE high-level meeting on protection of Christians

Representative of Russian Orthodox Church speaks at OSCE high-level meeting on protection of Christians A meeting took place at the initiative of Russia and Hungary on the sidelines of the OSCE Ministerial Council meeting at the Hofburg Palace in Vienna to discuss the security of Christians, especially in the Middle East.
08.12.2017 22:48

Primate of the Orthodox Church of Jerusalem visits Yekaterinburg

Primate of the Orthodox Church of Jerusalem visits Yekaterinburg On 7 December 2017, His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilos III of the Holy City of Jerusalem and All Palestine celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in Yekaterinburg.
08.12.2017 16:45

Metropolitan Tikhon of All America and Canada completes his visit to Moscow

Metropolitan Tikhon of All America and Canada completes his visit to Moscow His Beatitude Tikhon, Metropolitan of All America and Canada, and members of the OCA delegation Bishop Daniel of Santa Rosa, Mrs. Melanie Ringa, Treasurer of the Orthodox Church in America, and Subdeacon Roman Ostashs who took part in the festivities dedicated to the centenary of the restoration of the Patriarchate…
08.12.2017 1:06

His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon of All America and Canada celebrates on the dedication day at the Moscow metochion of the Orthodox Church in America

His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon of All America and Canada celebrates on the dedication day at the Moscow metochion of the Orthodox Church in America On 7 December 2017, His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon of All America and Canada officiated at the Divine Liturgy celebrated at the church of St. Catherine the Great Martyr – the Representation of the Orthodox Church in America.
07.12.2017 19:06

His Beatitude Metropolitan Rastislav of the Czech Lands and Slovakia completes his visit to Moscow

His Beatitude Metropolitan Rastislav of the Czech Lands and Slovakia completes his visit to Moscow On 7 December 2017, the delegation of the Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia that had taken part in the celebrations marking the centenary of the restoration of the Patriarchate in the Russian Orthodox Church left Moscow.
07.12.2017 18:52

Patriarch Irinej of Serbia completes his visit to Moscow

Patriarch Irinej of Serbia completes his visit to Moscow On 7 December 2017, His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia who had taken part in the celebrations marking the centenary of the restoration of the Patriarchate in the Russian Orthodox Church completed his visit to Moscow.
07.12.2017 12:54

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with delegation of Bulgarian Orthodox Church

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with delegation of Bulgarian Orthodox Church On 6 December 2017, at the Patriarchal and Synodal residence in St. Daniel’s Monastery in Moscow, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with the delegation of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church.
07.12.2017 12:41

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with delegation of Georgian Orthodox Church

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with delegation of Georgian Orthodox Church On 6 December 2017, at the Patriarchal residence in St. Daniel’s Monastery in Moscow, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with the delegation of the Georgian Orthodox Church which had arrived in Moscow to take part in the celebrations marking the centenary of the restoration of…
07.12.2017 12:29

Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church meets with His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon of All America and Canada

Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church meets with His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon of All America and Canada On 6 December 2017, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon of All America and Canada at the Patriarchal residence located in St. Daniel’s stavropegic monastery.
07.12.2017 12:02

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with His Beatitude Metropolitan Rastislav of the Czech Lands and Slovakia

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with His Beatitude Metropolitan Rastislav of the Czech Lands and Slovakia On 6 December 2017, at the Patriarchal residence in St. Daniel’s Monastery in Moscow, the Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church met with His Beatitude Metropolitan Rastislav of the Czech Lands and Slovakia.
07.12.2017 11:51

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with His Beatitude Archbishop Chrysostomos II of Cyprus

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with His Beatitude Archbishop Chrysostomos II of Cyprus On 6 December 2017, at the Patriarchal and Synodal residence in St. Daniel’s Monastery in Moscow, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with His Beatitude Archbishop Chrysostomos II of Nova Justiniana and All Cyprus.
07.12.2017 11:06

Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church meets with His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia

Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church meets with His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia On 6 December 2017, at the Patriarchal and Synodal residence in St. Daniel’s Monastery in Moscow, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with the Primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church.
07.12.2017 10:46

Patriarch Theodoros II celebrates Divine Liturgy in St Alexander Nevsky monastery

Patriarch Theodoros II celebrates Divine Liturgy in St Alexander Nevsky monastery December 6, 2017 – on the commemoration day of St. Alexander Nevsky, Patriarch Theodoros II of Alexandria and All Africa presided over the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity at the St. Alexander Nevsky Laura.
06.12.2017 10:31

Primate of the Polish Orthodox Church completes his visit to Moscow

Primate of the Polish Orthodox Church completes his visit to Moscow On 6 December 2017, His Beatitude Metropolitan Sawa of Warsaw and All Poland completed his visit to Moscow.
05.12.2017 22:42

Primates of Russian and Polish Orthodox Churches meet in Moscow

Primates of Russian and Polish Orthodox Churches meet in Moscow On 5 December 2017, at the Patriarchal residence in St. Daniel’s Monastery in Moscow, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with His Beatitude Metropolitan Sawa of Warsaw and All Poland.
05.12.2017 21:14

Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church meets with His Beatitude Archbishop Anastasios of Tirana and All Albania

Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church meets with His Beatitude Archbishop Anastasios of Tirana and All Albania On 5 December 2017, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with His Beatitude Archbishop Anastasios of Tirana and All Albania at the Patriarchal residence located in St. Daniel’s stavropegic monastery.
05.12.2017 19:56

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch On 5 December 2017, at the Patriarchal residence in St. Daniel’s Monastery in Moscow, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch and All the East.
05.12.2017 18:55

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with His Beatitude Patriarch Theodoros II of Alexandria

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with His Beatitude Patriarch Theodoros II of Alexandria On 5 December 2017, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia had a brotherly talk with His Beatitude Patriarch Theodoros II of Alexandria and All Africa at the Patriarchal residence located in St. Daniel’s stavropegic monastery.
05.12.2017 10:50

Russian President Vladimir Putin had a talk with His Beatitude John X, Patriarch of Antioch

Russian President Vladimir Putin had a talk with His Beatitude John X, Patriarch of Antioch After the meeting with His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, and the Primates and head of the delegations of Local Orthodox Church, who had come to Moscow for the celebrations marking the centenary of the restoration of Patriarchate in the Russian Orthodox Church, President of the Russian…
04.12.2017 22:58

Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Primates of Local Orthodox Churches

Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Primates of Local Orthodox Churches In the evening of 4 December 2017, at his Novo-Ogaryovo residence, the President of the Russian Federation, Mr. Vladimir Putin, met with His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia and the Primates and heads of the delegations of the Local Orthodox Churches who had come to Moscow to…
04.12.2017 18:01

Reception at the Church of Christ the Saviour on the occasion of the centenary of the restoration of the Patriarchate

Reception at the Church of Christ the Saviour on the occasion of the centenary of the restoration of the Patriarchate The event was attended by Primates and heads of the delegations of the Local Orthodox Churches and other guests, as well as Russian Orthodox Church Holy Synod members and participants in the Bishops’ Council, which took place from November 29 to December 2 in Moscow.
04.12.2017 16:07

His Beatitude Patriarch Theodoros II of Alexandria and All Africa officiates at the Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour on the centenary of enthronement of St. Tikhon the Patriarch of Moscow

His Beatitude Patriarch Theodoros II of Alexandria and All Africa officiates at the Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour on the centenary of enthronement of St. Tikhon the Patriarch of Moscow On 4 December 2017, the feast day of the Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple, the centenary of enthronement of St. Tikhon, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated at the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow.
04.12.2017 7:30

Patriarch Kirill meets with Patriarch Daniel of Romania

Patriarch Kirill meets with Patriarch Daniel of Romania Patriarch Kirill expressed gratitude to all the Local Orthodox Church and personally to the Primate of the Romanian Church for their support of the canonical Church in Ukraine and for the high level of bilateral cooperation in many areas.