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28.09.2019 11:02

Patriarch Kirill greets President of the Czech Republic Milos Zeman on his 75th birthday

Patriarch Kirill greets President of the Czech Republic Milos Zeman on his 75th birthday His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, greeted President of the Czech Republic Milos Zeman on his 75th birthday.
24.12.2018 12:25

Lesser Blessing of a church of All Saints in Strasbourg

Lesser Blessing of a church of All Saints in Strasbourg After the Lesser Blessing of the church of All Saints, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated in it for the first time. The liturgical singing was performed by the parish choir conducted by Ms. Anastasia Ivanova.
03.08.2018 12:10

Requiem service for sailors of Arctic convoys who had died during World War II was celebrated in Iceland

Requiem service for sailors of Arctic convoys who had died during World War II was celebrated in Iceland On 29 July 2018, Russia's Navy Day, the compatriots laid flowers to the Hope for Peace Monument in Reykjavik, Iceland.
01.08.2018 10:47

Russian Orthodox Church’s parishes in various countries celebrate 1030th anniversary of the Baptism of Russia

Russian Orthodox Church’s parishes in various countries celebrate 1030th anniversary of the Baptism of Russia The divine services marking the 1030th anniversary of the Baptism of Russia were celebrated at the parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church in various countries.
20.07.2018 15:01

Exhibition devoted to the royal passion-bearers opened in South Africa

Exhibition devoted to the royal passion-bearers opened in South Africa On July 17, 2018, the commemoration day of the Royal Passion-bearers and the centenary of their martyrdom, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated at the St. Sergius of Radonezh church in Johannesburg. After the service, the opening of an exhibition ‘The Last Romanovs’ was opened at the parish center.
05.06.2018 11:07

Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs visits Church of St. Sergius of Radonezh in the Republic of South Africa

Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs visits Church of St. Sergius of Radonezh in the Republic of South Africa On 4 June 2018, Mr. Sergey Lavrov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, currently on a working visit to the Republic of South Africa, tended on the Church of St. Sergius of Radonezh in Johannesburg.
10.04.2018 10:34

Easter celebrated on Philippine Island of Mindanao

Easter celebrated on Philippine Island of Mindanao On 9 April 2018, Monday of the Bright Week, Rev. Stanislav Rasputin, a cleric of the Petrozavodsk diocese, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the community of St. Vicent of Lérins in the village of Salasan, Mindanao Island, Philippines, with the blessing of Archbishop Sergy of Solnechnogorsk, administrator of the Moscow…
01.04.2018 12:01

Patriarch Kirill’s Paschal message to heads of non-Orthodox Churches

Patriarch Kirill’s Paschal message to heads of non-Orthodox Churches His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, has sent Paschal messages to heads of non-Orthodox Churches
27.03.2018 12:45

New Russian Orthodox church consecrated in Spanish Torrevieja

New Russian Orthodox church consecrated in Spanish Torrevieja Bishop Nestor of Korsun, administrator of the Korsun diocese, celebrated the Grand Consecration of a new parish Church of the Nativity of the Most Holy Mother of God in Torrevieja, Alicante Province, Spain.
16.01.2018 12:35

A street named after Metropolitan Nikodim (Rotov) appears in Cyprus

A street named after Metropolitan Nikodim (Rotov) appears in Cyprus The year 2018 marks the 40th anniversary of the demise of Metropolitan Nikodim of Leningrad and Novgorod, an outstanding hierarch of the 20th century.