DECR Chairman

18.11.2018 23:15

Delegation headed by Metropolitan Hilarion brings humanitarian aid to boarding school in Syria

Delegation headed by Metropolitan Hilarion brings humanitarian aid to boarding school in Syria Headed by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, the delegation that was in Damascus from November 17 to 18, 2018, brought a consignment of humanitarian supply including winter clothes and toys to the boarding school for children of fallen servicemen in Damascus.
18.11.2018 22:03

The 60th anniversary of the Russian Orthodox Church representation celebrated in Damascus

The 60th anniversary of the Russian Orthodox Church representation celebrated in Damascus On November 18, 2018, festive events to mark the 60th anniversary of the Damascus Representation of the Russian Orthodox Church were held in the Syrian capital city.
18.11.2018 21:37

Heads and high-ranking representatives of religious communities in Syria and Russia meet in Damascus for conference

Heads and high-ranking representatives of religious communities in Syria and Russia meet in Damascus for conference On November 17, 2018, a conference of the heads and high-ranking representatives of traditional religious communities in Syria and the interreligious delegation from Russia, headed by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), took place at the main hall of the Patriarchate…
18.11.2018 17:19

DECR chairman meets with Grand Mufti of Syria

DECR chairman meets with Grand Mufti of Syria On November 17, 2018, during his visit to Damascus, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), met with the Grand Mufti of Syria Sheikh Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun.
18.11.2018 16:03

(Russian) Состоялась встреча председателя ОВЦС с министром по делам вакуфов Сирии

(Russian) Состоялась встреча председателя ОВЦС с министром по делам вакуфов Сирии On 17 November 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, visited the Ministry of Awqaf of the Syrian Arab Republic and met with the Minister, Dr. Mohammad Abdul-Sattar al-Sayyed.
18.11.2018 0:15

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Primate of Orthodox Church of Antioch

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Primate of Orthodox Church of Antioch On 17 November 2018, with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, arrived in Damascus on a working visit.
16.11.2018 20:52

DECR chairman meets with Primate of Coptic Church

DECR chairman meets with Primate of Coptic Church On 16 November 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, met with the Primate of the Coptic Church, His Holiness Patriarch Tawadros II, at his residence in Cairo.
16.11.2018 13:01

DECR chairman visits Russian Embassy in Cairo

DECR chairman visits Russian Embassy in Cairo On 15 November 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, visited, while in Egypt, the Russian Embassy in Cairo and met with Mr. Sergei Kirpichenko, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to Egypt.
16.11.2018 10:32

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with His Beatitude Patriarch Theodore of Alexandria

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with His Beatitude Patriarch Theodore of Alexandria On 15 November 2018, with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, arrived in Cairo on a working visit.
14.11.2018 17:20

Metropolitan Hilarion: Patriarch Bartholomew’s actions do not heal the schism but rather deepen it

Metropolitan Hilarion: Patriarch Bartholomew’s actions do not heal the schism but rather deepen it Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations, gives interview to Romfea, a Greek church news agency.