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11.01.2011 18:30

(Russian) В Шанхае прошли Рождественские торжества

(Russian) 7 января 2011 года с разрешения китайских властей в храме святителя Николая в Шанхае (Китай) было совершено торжественное праздничное богослужение.
01.01.2011 22:01

Metropolitan Hilarion sends condolences to the Coptic Patriarch Shenouda III over the terrorist action committed on New Year night at the Coptic church of All Saints in Alexandria

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk send the following letter to His Holiness Shenouda III, Patriarch of the Coptic Church, expressing condolences over the explosion at a Coptic church in Alexandria, Egypt
01.01.2011 21:55

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill expresses condolences over the explosion at a Coptic Church in Alexandria

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia sends the following condolences to the Patriarch of the Coptic Church, Shenouda III, over the explosion that happened at a Coptic church in Alexandria on the New Year night
13.11.2010 13:02

(Russian) Состоялась поездка хора Заиконоспасского монастыря в Сирию и Ливан

(Russian) 4 – 11 ноября 2010 года по благословению Святейшего Патриарха Московского и всея Руси Кирилла мужской камерный хор «Благозвонница» Заиконоспасского монастыря города Москвы во главе с художественным руководителем - наместником обители игуменом Петром (Афанасьевым) посетил пределы Антиохийской Православной Церкви.
26.10.2010 13:05

Russian Parish of Holy Trinity in Ulan-Bator engaged in joint project with Mongolian art school ‘Anima’

The Parish of the Holy Trinity in Ulan-Bator has initiated in October 2010 a joint project with the Mongolian Art School ‘Anima’. This project is a continuation of the program carried out by the Parish’s cultural center for popularizing Russian culture in Mongolia.
28.09.2010 10:30

A book on Orthodoxy in China has come out

A unique book entitled ‘Orthodoxy in China’ has come out. It describes the birth and development of the Orthodox culture in the Celestial Empire.
27.09.2010 13:25

Celebrations held in Switzerland to mark the anniversary of Suvorov’s army’s march in the Alps

The memorial is erected to honour the memory of Russian soldiers who fell in action during a march through the Alps in 1799.
04.08.2010 11:43

Thanksgiving to commemorate Righteous Admiral Fyodor Ushakov’s victory over Ottoman Fleet

On July 31, 2010, an anniversary of the heroic victory of the Righteous Admiral Fyodor Ushakov over the Ottoman Fleet, Metropolitan Kirill of Varna and Veliki Preslav, Bulgarian Orthodox Church, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Bolgarevo village near Kaliakra Cape.
03.08.2010 15:32

Commemoration service for Alexander Solzhenitsyn

On August 3, 2010, the second anniversary of the death of Alexander Solzhenitsyn, the abbot of the Donskoy Monastery in Moscow, Bishop Kirill of Pavlov Posad, assisted by the monastic community, said the Office of the Dead at the writer’s grave.
26.07.2010 16:36

Participants in the sea cruise meet with Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople and representatives of the Greek Orthodox Church

Participants in the sea cruise devoted to the 90th anniversary of the exodus of Russian Army units and civil refugees from the Crimea met with representatives of the Local Orthodox Churches in jurisdiction of places to which Russian compatriots escaped in 1920, including Bizert under the Patriarchate of Alexandria, Athens…