DECR Chairman

15.09.2019 21:16

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with president of Italian Episcopal Conference

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with president of Italian Episcopal Conference On September 15, 2015, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), who is on a visit to Madrid with a blessing of Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, met with President of the Italian Episcopal Conference Gualtiero Bassetti, Archbishop of Perugia.
15.09.2019 16:32

DECR chairman celebrates the Liturgy at the church of St. Mary Magdalene in Madrid

DECR chairman celebrates the Liturgy at the church of St. Mary Magdalene in Madrid On September 15, 2019, the 13th Sunday after Pentecost, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Russian Orthodox church of St. Mary Magdalene Equal-to-the-Apostles in Madrid.
12.09.2019 15:09

DECR chairman greets Metropolitan Daniel of Tokyo and All Japan with his Name Day

DECR chairman greets Metropolitan Daniel of Tokyo and All Japan 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 Metropolitan Daniel of Tokyo and All Japan on his Name Day.
10.09.2019 18:16

Metropolitan Hilarion speaks at interfaith conference devoted to the protection of family values

Metropolitan Hilarion speaks at interfaith conference devoted to the protection of family values On 10th September 2019, a conference on “The Family and Family Values in Traditional Religions of Russia.
07.09.2019 13:16

Metropolitan Hilarion visits Dormition Cathedral in Budapest

Metropolitan Hilarion visits Dormition Cathedral in Budapest On 7th September 2019, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, who had arrived in Hungary with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia to take part in the Budapest Forum for Christian Communications, visited the Cathedral of…
06.09.2019 21:47

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk presented with Hungary’s national award

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk presented with Hungary’s national award – “for tirelessly proclaiming the value of Christianity and its power in uniting the society and drawing the younger generation’s attention to these values, as well as for the work in the sphere of church diplomacy and promotion of international cooperation between Christian communities.”
06.09.2019 21:42

DECR chairman meets with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán

DECR chairman meets with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán The DECR chairman arrived in Hungary with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia to take part in the Budapest Forum for Christian Communicators.
06.09.2019 20:11

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Mr. Miklós Soltész, Hungary’s Secretary of State for Churches, Minorities and Civil Affairs

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Mr. Miklós Soltész, Hungary’s Secretary of State for Churches, Minorities and Civil Affairs On 6th September 2019, while in Budapest, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, met with Mr. Miklós Soltész, Hungary’s Secretary of State for Churches, Minorities and Civil Affairs.
06.09.2019 18:33

Presentation by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk at the Budapest Forum for Christian Communicators

Presentation by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk at the Budapest Forum for Christian Communicators Taking part in the Budapest Forum for Christian Communicators held in Budapest, Hungary, on 6th September 2019, were high-ranking representatives of the Local Orthodox Churches, Roman Catholic Church and Protestant communities, as well as Hungarian statesmen and public figures.
05.09.2019 22:03

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk reads a paper at a conference in the Bose Monastery, Italy

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk reads a paper at a conference in the Bose Monastery, Italy On September 5, 2019, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), with a blessing of Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, took part as head of the Russian Orthodox Church delegation, in the 27th International Orthodox Spirituality Symposium on Called to…