Speeches

26.06.2014 23:32

Address by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk to the 1st Inter-parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy

Address by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk to the 1st Inter-parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy On June 26, the opening of the 21st Inter-parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy took place in the State Duma under the theme “Parliamentary Democracy – Orthodoxy: Values and Meanings”. Below is the address to the Assembly by the Chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’ department for external church relations, Metropolitan Hilarion of…
04.06.2014 12:28

The Role of Secular and Christian Values in Contemporary Multicultural European Society

The Role of Secular and Christian Values in Contemporary Multicultural European Society Presentation by the Chairman of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk аt the International Forum on 'Religious and Cultural Pluralism: The Challenges for the Christian Churches of Europe' (2 - 6 June 2014).
03.06.2014 11:20

Metropolitan Hilarion: Actions of the Uniates have caused great damage not only to the Ukraine and her citizens, but also to the Orthodox-Catholic dialogue

Metropolitan Hilarion: Actions of the Uniates have caused great damage not only to the Ukraine and her citizens, but also to the Orthodox-Catholic dialogue Greetings by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk to the Participants of the 4th European Orthodox-Catholic Forum (Minsk, 2 – 6 June 2014)
27.05.2014 14:31

Choirs of the Sistine Chapel and Tretyakov Gallery execute Western and Eastern hymns

Choirs of the Sistine Chapel and Tretyakov Gallery execute Western and Eastern hymns Among those who assembled in the hall were hierarchs of Local Orthodox Church. The concert was also attended by the Apostolic Nuncio in the Russian Federation, Archbishop Ivan Jurkovic, and the head of the Catholic Archdiocese of the Mother of God in Moscow, Archbishop Paolo Pezzi.
22.05.2014 23:12

Metropolitan Hilarion speaks at International Conference in Tula State University

Metropolitan Hilarion speaks at International Conference in Tula State University Metropolitan Hilarion presented a report, in which he spoke of the role the Russian Orthodox Church has played in Russia. He believes that people should know traditional values thus being able to oppose the forces which justify sin and ruin human souls.
25.04.2014 11:13

Metropolitan Hilarion speaks at the meeting of RGGU Academic Board

Metropolitan Hilarion speaks at the meeting of RGGU Academic Board On 24 April 2014, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations and of the Synodal Biblical and Theological Commission, Rector of the Ss Cyril and Methodius Institute of Post-Graduate Studies (IPGS) and member of the supervisory council of the Russian State University for…
24.04.2014 13:07

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with a group of pilgrims led by Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with a group of pilgrims led by Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe On April 23, 2014, Metropolitan Hilarion, head of the Department for External Church Relations, met with Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe, Archbishop of Naples, and a group of clergy and laity of the diocese of Naples, who are on a pilgrimage to shrines in Moscow and St. Petersburg. The meeting took place…
25.03.2014 23:18

PRESENTATION by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk Chairman of the Deparment of External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate Chairman of the Synodal Biblical-Theological Commission Rector of the Ss. Cyril and Methodius Postgraduate Institute

University of Freiburg, 24 March 2014
22.02.2014 13:07

Presentation by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk Chairman of the Department of External Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate at the ‘Christian Values In An Age of Globalization’ Symposium London, 21 February 2014

An international symposium took place at the ‘Rossotrudnichestvo’ office in London on February 21, 2014.
13.12.2013 20:28

DECR chairman attends the opening of Moscow International Forum ‘Religion and Peace’

DECR chairman attends the opening of Moscow International Forum ‘Religion and Peace’ Before the session, Metropolitan Hilarion met with Mr. Yuri Artyukh, head of the Department of international cooperation. They exchanged opinions on the state of interreligious relations in the capital of Russia.