DECR Chairman

31.10.2018 16:38

DECR chairman attends opening ceremony of the 6th World Congress of Compatriots Living Abroad

DECR chairman attends opening ceremony of the 6th World Congress of Compatriots Living Abroad On 31 October 2018, an opening ceremony of the 6th World Congress of Compatriots Living Abroad under the motto “Russia and Compatriots. New Challenges and New Frontiers” was held at the World Trade Center in Moscow.
30.10.2018 21:11

(Russian) Состоялось заседание Организационного комитета Дней России в зарубежных странах с включением мероприятий духовного характера

(Russian) Состоялось заседание Организационного комитета Дней России в зарубежных странах с включением мероприятий духовного характера (Russian) 30 октября 2018 года в Большом зале Отдела внешних церковных связей Московского Патриархата прошло очередное заседание Организационного комитета Дней России в зарубежных странах с включением мероприятий духовного характера.
30.10.2018 16:07

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with new ambassador of Estonia to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with new ambassador of Estonia to Russia On October 30, 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), met with the newly appointed ambassador of the Republic of Estonia to the Russian Federation, Mr. Margus Laidre.
30.10.2018 12:09

DECR chairman meets with the head of the European Union’s representation in Russia

DECR chairman meets with the head of the European Union’s representation in Russia On 30 October 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR) met with Mr. Markus Ederer, head of the Representation of the European Union in the Russian Federation.
28.10.2018 22:31

Metropolitan Hilarion: Patriarch Bartholomew is not free in his actions

Metropolitan Hilarion: Patriarch Bartholomew is not free in his actions On October 27, during ‘The Church and the World’ program aired by Russia-24 TV channel on Saturdays and Sundays, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations, answered questions from its host Ekaterina Gracheva.
28.10.2018 11:56

DECR chairman greets His Beatitude Metropolitan Rostislav of the Czech Lands and Slovakia with his Name Day

DECR chairman greets His Beatitude Metropolitan Rostislav of the Czech Lands and Slovakia with his Name Day Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, sent a message of greetings to the Primate of the Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia on his Name Day.
25.10.2018 11:39

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill chairs regular session of the Supreme Church Council

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill chairs regular session of the Supreme Church Council On 25 October 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia chaired a regular session of the Supreme Church Council of the Russian Orthodox Church that took place in the Hall of the Supreme Church Council of the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow.
22.10.2018 12:35

Metropolitan Hilarion: Constantinople is no longer the leader of the world Orthodoxy

Metropolitan Hilarion: Constantinople is no longer the leader of the world Orthodoxy Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations, gave an interview to TASS news agency.
22.10.2018 8:55

Metropolitan Hilarion: Filaret Denisenko was and remains a schismatic

Metropolitan Hilarion: Filaret Denisenko was and remains a schismatic Filaret can appropriate as many titles as he likes, but the core of the matter does not change: he was not and is not the Patriarch. Thus, he is neither His Holiness, nor His Beatitude.
19.10.2018 23:02

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Pope Francis

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Pope Francis On 19 October 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR), met with Pope Francis at the Apostolic Palace in Vatican.