DECR Chairman

12.04.2019 11:26

6th International Patristic Conference on Saint Basil the Great in the Theological Tradition of the East and the West opens in Moscow

6th International Patristic Conference on Saint Basil the Great in the Theological Tradition of the East and the West opens in Moscow On the 11th of April 2019, an opening ceremony of the 6th International Patristic Conference on Saint Basil the Great in the Theological Tradition of the East and the West took place at the Assembly Hall of Ss. Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute of Postgraduate Studies.
09.04.2019 13:40

DECR chairman meets with Germany’s ex-president

DECR chairman meets with Germany’s ex-president Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), met with Germany’s ex-president Christian Wulff, at the DECR.
06.04.2019 19:27

Rector, faculty and students of Theological Institute of Postgraduate Studies prayerfully celebrate 10th anniversary of its foundation

Rector, faculty and students of Theological Institute of Postgraduate Studies prayerfully celebrate 10th anniversary of its foundation On 6 April 2019, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, rector of the Ss. Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute of Postgraduate Studies, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Moscow Church of Beheading of St. John the Baptist in-the-Woods.
04.04.2019 12:30

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill chairs session of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill chairs session of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church On 4 April 2019, the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church began its session at the Patriarchal and Synodal residence in Danilov Monastery in Moscow under the chairmanship of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia.
03.04.2019 8:30

A hierarch of the Patriarchate of Antioch visits the Russian Orthodox Church

A hierarch of the Patriarchate of Antioch visits the Russian Orthodox Church From March 23 to 29, 2019, Bishop Demetrios of Safita, Patriarchate of Antioch, was on a visit to Moscow to attend the international research-practice conference on ‘Ways of achieving interreligious peace: the role of theologians, diplomats and public leaders’, and to venerate shrines of the Russian Orthodox Church.
02.04.2019 22:47

The Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church meets with the Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians

The Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church meets with the Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians On April 2, 2019, His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, met with the Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos Karekin II of All Armenians, at the patriarchal residence in the St. Daniel Monastery in Moscow.
02.04.2019 14:02

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Greece’s Ambassador to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Greece’s Ambassador to Russia On 2 April 2019, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, met with H.E. Mr. Andreas Fryganas, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hellenic Republic to the Russian Federation.
31.03.2019 21:22

Patriarchal congratulations to Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk on the 10th anniversary of his service as chairman of the Department for External Church Relations

Patriarchal congratulations to Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk on the 10th anniversary of his service as chairman of the Department for External Church Relations His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia congratulated Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk on the 10th anniversary of his service as chairman of the DECR.
31.03.2019 21:00

Patriarch Kirill congratulates Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk on the 10th anniversary of his service as DECR chairman

Patriarch Kirill congratulates Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk on the 10th anniversary of his service as DECR chairman On March 31, 2019, the 3d week of the Great Lent, the Sunday of the Adoration of the Cross, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), celebrated the Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great at the Moscow church of Our Lady…
25.03.2019 23:57

DECR chairman meets with President of Lebanon

DECR chairman meets with President of Lebanon On March 25, 2019, Metropolitan Hilarion, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), met in Moscow with President of Lebanon Michel Aoun.