Inter-Christian relations

09.10.2013 17:18

Mr. Leonid Kalashnikov, deputy chairman of State Duma Committee on International Affairs, meets with Christian hierarchs from Syria

On 9 October 2013, Mr. Leonid Kalashnikov, first deputy chairman of the Russian State Duma Committee on International Affairs, met with Christian hierarchs from Syria.
09.10.2013 10:45

Ss Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute to organize First International Conference on Patristic Studies in Moscow

Ss Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute to organize First International Conference on Patristic Studies in Moscow On 10-11 October 2013, the Ss Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute for Post-Graduate and Doctoral Studies, with the assistance of the Faculty of Philosophy of the Moscow State University and the Meta Charity Foundation, holds the First Scholarly and Theological Conference on Patristic Studies in Moscow, dedicated to the theme…
08.10.2013 21:08

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill: We take the sufferings of the Syrian people as our own

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill: We take the sufferings of the Syrian people as our own On 8 October 2013, the commemoration day of St Sergius of Radonezh, after the Divine Liturgy and a thanksgiving celebrated in the Laura of the Holy Trinity and St Sergius, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill met with the delegation of the Syrian hierarchs who attended the service.
07.10.2013 20:28

8th theological talks between Russian Orthodox Church and German Bishops’ Conference open in Germany

8th theological talks between Russian Orthodox Church and German Bishops’ Conference open in Germany On 7 October 2013, the 8th theological talks between the Russian Orthodox Church and the German Bishops’ Conference (Roman Catholic Church) began in Magdeburg (Germany). The theme of the meeting is “Crisis of Values – Myth or Reality? Christian Values in Modern Society.”
06.10.2013 22:04

Primates of Local Orthodox Churches celebrate Divine liturgy in the birthtown of St Constantine the Great

Primates of Local Orthodox Churches celebrate Divine liturgy in the birthtown of St Constantine the Great On 6 October 2013, the commemoration day of the conception of St. John the Baptist, the main event of the celebration of the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan took place.
05.10.2013 22:52

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill takes part in the meeting of Primates and representatives of the Local Orthodox Church with the Serbian President Tomislav Nikolić

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill takes part in the meeting of Primates and representatives of the Local Orthodox Church with the Serbian President Tomislav Nikolić On 5 October 2013, the President of Serbia, Tomislav Nikolić, gave an official lunch at the Palace of Serbia in Belgrade for the Primates and representatives of the Local Orthodox Churches and representatives of the Catholic and Protestant Churches participating in the celebration of the 1700th anniversary of the Edict…
26.09.2013 16:38

DECR chairman expresses his condolence over terrorist attack at Christian church in Pakistan

DECR chairman expresses his condolence over terrorist attack at Christian church in Pakistan Tens of people were killed and injured on September 22, as a result of the suicide bombing at the Church of All Saints in Peshawar, northwest Pakistan.
25.09.2013 21:09

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby On 25 September 2013, at the invitation of the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, and Arcbishop Elisey of Sourozh attended the episcopal ordination of Canon Jonathan Goodall which took place in the main Cathedral of Westminster…
25.09.2013 10:44

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with the Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain Archbishop Antonio Mennini

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with the Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain Archbishop Antonio Mennini They had a warm talk on numerous issues of concern to both the Russian Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church.
24.09.2013 14:47

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill receives Archpriest Samuel Gümüs, special representative of the Patriarch of Syriac Orthodox Church

On 24 September 2013, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with Archpriest Samuel Gümüs, special representative of Patriarch Ignatius Zakka I Iwas of the Syriac Orthodox Church, at the Patriarchal residence in St Daniel’s Monastery.