Hierarchs of Local Churches send Pascha greetings to faithful of Ukrainian Orthodox Church
On the eve of the feast of the Radiant Resurrection of Christ, a number of Local Orthodox Churches sent video messages of greetings to His Beatitude Onufriy, Metropolitan of Kiev and All Ukraine, to the whole Ukrainian Orthodox Church and the Ukrainian people.
Hierarch of Georgian Church celebrates Divine Liturgy in Moscow church taking pastoral care for Georgian Orthodox diaspora
On April 18, 2021, the 5th Sunday of the Great Lent, the commemoration day of St. Mary of Egypt, Metropolitan Nicholas of Akhalkalaki, Kumurdo and Kars (Georgian Orthodox Church), with a blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, presided over the Divine Liturgy at the St George church in Bolshaya Gruzinskaya Street in Moscow, which takes pastoral care of the Georgian Orthodox community in Moscow.
Pascha 2021 has become special for two communities of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, who have been deprived of their churches seized by the ‘OCU’.
Rector of Damascus Representation of Russian Church greets Russian servicemen on Pascha
Slavery is a sin the vestiges of which will keep affecting the life of the USA, Metropolitan Hilarion believes
Metropolitan Hilarion: We carry on dialogue with other confessions in order to explain our position to them
DECR Сhairman sent condolences on the death of Cardinal Edward Cassidy
From March 25 to April 1, 2021, with a blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia and His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufry of Kiev and All Ukraine and at the invitation of His Holiness Coptic Patriarch Tawadros II, a delegation of abbots and brethren of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church’s monasteries was on a visit to Egypt.
Russian archeologists and restorers visit Representation of the Russian Church in Damascus
Metropolitan Timothy of Vostra
How the Greek intelligentsia sought the path towards Orthodoxy in the twentieth century.
Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia
The Church’s communication with the world external to her is a special but integral part of Orthodox mission. This ministry is not always the direct proclamation of the Word of God. However, it helps millions of people to see Orthodoxy from various viewpoints and also to come to feel the beauty and power of Orthodoxy.
Chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate DECR – Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk
The Department for External Church Relations (DECR) carries out an important service standing on the front lines of our Church, defending these boundaries and entering into dialogue with all well-wishers and not only well-wishers. Dialogue is necessary, in the first place, for the defense of our Church so that she may continue carrying out her salvific ministry.