DECR Chairman

29.10.2020 17:11

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with new Apostolic Nuncio in the Russian Federation

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with new Apostolic Nuncio in the Russian Federation On October 29, 2020, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations (DECR), met with the new Apostolic Nuncio in the Russian Federation, Archbishop Giovanni di’Agnello, who has just arrived in Russia.
29.10.2020 14:56

Chairman of the Department for External Church Relations meets with ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain

Chairman of the Department for External Church Relations meets with ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain (Russian) 29 октября 2020 года председатель Отдела внешних церковных связей Московского Патриархата митрополит Волоколамский Иларион встретился с Чрезвычайным и Полномочным послом Бахрейна в России Ахмедом Аль-Саати.
29.10.2020 13:06

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Slovakian ambassador in Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Slovakian ambassador in Russia On October 29, 2020, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations (DECR), held a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Slovakia in the Russian Federation Peter Priputen, who is completing his mission in Moscow.
29.10.2020 12:25

DECR chairman meets with Ethiopian ambassador in Russia

DECR chairman meets with Ethiopian ambassador in Russia The sides discussed the situation in Ethiopia where in the last year there have been attacks of extremists on churches, clergy and the faithful of the Ethiopian Church.
25.10.2020 18:01

Metropolitan Hilarion: For God there is nothing impossible

Metropolitan Hilarion: For God there is nothing impossible On October 25, 2020, the commemoration day of the holy fathers of the Seventh Ecumenical Council, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the church of Our Lady the Joy to All the Afflicted-In-Bolshaya-Ordynka, Moscow.
24.10.2020 16:13

Metropolitan Hilarion: Archbishop of Cyprus can be no longer liturgically mentioned in the Russian Orthodox Church

Metropolitan Hilarion: Archbishop of Cyprus can be no longer liturgically mentioned in the Russian Orthodox Church Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, Chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations, speaks about a possible reaction of the Russian Orthodox Church to the recognition of the ‘OCU’ by the Church of Cyprus in his talk to RIA Novosti news agency.
22.10.2020 21:10

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Russian military in Syria

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Russian military in Syria On October 22, 2020, during his working visit to Syria, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations, visited the Damascus Representation of the Russian Orthodox Church, where he was welcomed by the rector of the representation and representative of the Patriarch of Moscow…
21.10.2020 23:58

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk visits holy places of the Orthodox Church of Antioch

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk visits holy places of the Orthodox Church of Antioch On October 21, 2020, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations, during his working visit to Syria with a blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, visited old Christian holy places in the country.
21.10.2020 22:30

His Beatitude Patriarch John meets with the chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations

His Beatitude Patriarch John meets with the chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations On October 20, 2020, with a blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, Chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk arrived in Damascus for a working visit.
20.10.2020 15:18

DECR chairman expressed condolences over the demise of Metropolitan Theodosius (Lazor)

DECR chairman expressed condolences over the demise of Metropolitan Theodosius (Lazor) Chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, sent a message of condolences to the Primate of the Orthodox Church in America over the passing away of Metropolitan Theodosius (Lazor)