DECR Chairman

28.10.2014 22:25

DECR chairman meets with the head of the Coptic Church

DECR chairman meets with the head of the Coptic Church On October 28, 2014, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations, met with the head of the Coptic Church, His Holiness Patriarch Tawadros II, at the DECR.
28.10.2014 20:23

Patriarch Tawadros II of the Coptic Church arrives in Moscow

Patriarch Tawadros II of the Coptic Church arrives in Moscow On October 28, 2014, His Holiness Tawadros II, Patriarch of the Coptic Church, arrived in Moscow for his first visit to the Russian Orthodox Church since he was elected to the Patriarchal throne in November 2012.
27.10.2014 18:18

Metropolitan Hilarion: Dialogue with the Roman Catholic Church should be continued

Metropolitan Hilarion: Dialogue with the Roman Catholic Church should be continued On 25 October 2014, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, host of ‘The Church and the World’ talk-show on Vesti-24 TV-channel, talked with Mr. Matvei Popov, broadcast news analyst and religious scholar.
26.10.2014 20:05

Metropolitan Hilarion: By taking the Word of God sown in good soil, the saints have brought forth great fruits

Metropolitan Hilarion: By taking the Word of God sown in good soil, the saints have brought forth great fruits On October 26, 2014, the commemoration day of the Holy Fathers of the Seventh Ecumenical Council, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the church of Our Lady the Joy to All the Afflicted-in-Bolshaya-Ordynka, Moscow.
26.10.2014 19:48

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Grand Master of the Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Grand Master of the Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem The high guest was accompanied by Archbishop Ivan Jurkovic, apostolic nuncio in Russia, Mgr Andrzej Yuzvovich, counsellor of the apostolic nunciature in Russia, and Mr. Ya. Ternovskiy, head of the delegation of the Order of the Holy Sepulchre to Russia.
23.10.2014 17:15

Participants in session of the Holy Synod honour the memory of Archbishop Longin of Klin

Participants in session of the Holy Synod honour the memory of Archbishop Longin of Klin His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia and members of the Holy Synod were praying at the service.
23.10.2014 15:30

Holy Synod meets for regular session in southern Russia

Holy Synod meets for regular session in southern Russia Before the beginning of the session, Patriarch Kirill congratulated His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufry of Kiev and All Ukraine on his forthcoming 70th birthday and awarded him the Order of St. Sergius of Radonezh.
19.10.2014 19:10

Metropolitan Hilarion: Our earthly life should be the striving after God

Metropolitan Hilarion: Our earthly life should be the striving after God On 19 October 2014, 19th Sunday after Pentecost, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Moscow Church of the “Joy to All the Afflicted” Icon of the Mother of God in Bolshaya Ordynka Street. Concelebrating with him…
18.10.2014 13:05

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk delivers presentation at the opening of academic year at the Theological Faculty in Naples

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk delivers presentation at the opening of academic year at the Theological Faculty in Naples On 17 October 2014, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, visited Naples at the invitation of Crescenzio Cardinal Sepe, Archbishop of Naples, in order to take part in the opening of the academic year at the Pontifical Theological Faculty of Southern Italy.
18.10.2014 13:02

The Theology of Freedom. Christianity and Secular Power: From the Edict of Milan to the Present

The Theology of Freedom. Christianity and Secular Power: From the Edict of Milan to the Present Presentation by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk Chairman of the Department of External Church Relations at the Opening of the Academic Year at the Pontifical Theological Faculty of the Southern Italy, 17 October 2014.