DECR Chairman

09.07.2018 18:11

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Director General of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Director General of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue The discussion concerned problems involved in cooperation in the area of interreligious interaction.
09.07.2018 13:52

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with delegation of the Patriarchate of Constantinople

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with delegation of the Patriarchate of Constantinople The participants in the meeting discussed various issues pertaining to the preservation of the inter-Orthodox unity.
08.07.2018 18:26

Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Divine Liturgy on the relics of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker in Bari

Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Divine Liturgy on the relics of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker in Bari On 8 July 2018, the 6th Sunday after Pentecost, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR), currently on a visit to Bari on the occasion of the meeting of the heads and representatives of Christian Churches and communities celebrated the Divine Liturgy…
08.07.2018 3:54

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk takes part in the meeting of the heads and representatives of the Christian Churches and communities over the situation of Christians in the Middle East

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk takes part in the meeting of the heads and representatives of the Christian Churches and communities over the situation of Christians in the Middle East On 7 July 2018, in Bari, Italy, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, attended the meeting of the heads and representatives of the Christian Churches and communities over the situation of Christians in Middle East.
03.07.2018 16:43

24th International Theological Conference on Gospel and Mission According to St. Paul

24th International Theological Conference on Gospel and Mission According to St. Paul On June 26-28, the 24th International Theological Conference on Gospel and Mission According to St. Paul took place in Veria, Greece. The conference traditionally brings together prominent Orthodox theologians from around the world.
03.07.2018 15:48

DECR chairman’s message of greetings to the 24th International Academic Conference on Gospel and Mission According to St. Paul

DECR chairman’s message of greetings to the 24th International Academic Conference on Gospel and Mission According to St. Paul Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations, sent a message of greetings to Metropolitan Panteleimon of Veroia, Naousa and Campania and to the organizers and participants in the 24th International Academic Conference on Gospel and Mission According to St. Paul, which took place…
03.07.2018 15:24

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Iranian ambassador to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Iranian ambassador to Russia On July 3, 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relation (DECR) and rector of the Ss Cyril and Methodius Institute of Post-graduate Studies (CMI), met at the CMI with the Ambassador of Iran to Russia, Mr. Mehdi Sanaei.
01.07.2018 15:29

DECR chairman meets with delegation of Evangelical Lutheran Church of Saxony

DECR chairman meets with delegation of Evangelical Lutheran Church of Saxony Bishop Rentzing told about the activities of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Saxony, noting the importance of teaching the basics of the Holy Scripture and faith at schools in this federal state of Germany.
28.06.2018 22:44

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk attends the opening of an exhibition of the Bulgarian church art masterpieces

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk attends the opening of an exhibition of the Bulgarian church art masterpieces On 28 June 2018, an exhibition entitled “Masterpieces of Bulgarian Church Art” opened at the State Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow.
27.06.2018 23:54

Metropolitan Hilarion: Patriarch Bartholomew has very clearly stated that there will be no legitimation of the schism

Metropolitan Hilarion: Patriarch Bartholomew has very clearly stated that there will be no legitimation of the schism During his stay in Athens, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations, gave in interview to the Greek Romfea new agency.