Inter-Christian relations

29.11.2012 19:03

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill receives H.E. Mr. Ajai Malhotra, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of India to Russia

On 29 November 2012, at the Patriarchal residence in St Daniel’s Monastery, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with H.E. Mr. Ajai Malhotra, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of India to Russia. Taking part in the meeting were the DECR vice-chairman, hegumen Philaret (Bulekov), and the second…
27.11.2012 23:50

General Secretary of the World Council of Churches expresses solidarity with Russian Orthodox Church regarding the insults to religious sentiments

General Secretary of the World Council of Churches expresses solidarity with Russian Orthodox Church regarding the insults to religious sentiments On 22 November 2012, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, DECR chairman, received a letter from Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, Secretary General of the World Council of Churches, in which he, on behalf of the Council, expressed solidarity with the Russian Orthodox Church regarding the insults to religious sentiments and increased…
27.11.2012 19:54

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with delegation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with delegation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland Discussed was a regular session of theological dialogue between the Russian Orthodox Church and the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland due to take place in 2014.
27.11.2012 18:29

(Russian) Представитель ОВЦС выступил перед студентами Венского университета

(Russian) 22 ноября 2012 года по приглашению Фонда «Pro Oriente» на факультете католического богословия Венского университета с докладом «Образ православного священника в современной России» выступил сотрудник секретариата по межхристианским отношениям священник Александр Васютин.
26.11.2012 15:56

DECR chairman expresses support for French Christians coming out against another attack on traditional ethical values

DECR chairman expresses support for French Christians coming out against another attack on traditional ethical values Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, has sent a letter to Cardinal André Vingt-Trois, Archbishop of Paris, president of the Bishops’ Conference in France, expressing support and readiness of the Moscow Patriarchate to work together for the defence of Christian values. Below…
26.11.2012 13:00

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Ambassador of Great Britain to Russia

On 26 November 2012, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR), met with H.E. Tim Barrow, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the Russian Federation.
24.11.2012 20:41

(Russian) Епископ Корсунский Нестор встретился с католическим патриархом Венеции

(Russian) Епископ Нестор поздравил епископа Франческо Моралью с назначением на древнюю венецианскую кафедру.
22.11.2012 16:33

(Russian) Члены Исполкома Европейского совета религиозных лидеров провели заседание в Бюро по демократическим институтам и правам человека ОБСЕ в Варшаве

(Russian) Члены Исполкома Европейского совета религиозных лидеров  провели заседание в Бюро по демократическим институтам и правам человека ОБСЕ в Варшаве (Russian) Заседание прошло 22 ноября 2012 года в здании варшавского офиса Организации по безопасности и сотрудничеству в Европе.
21.11.2012 22:48

Coordinating Committee of the Joint Commission for Orthodox-Catholic Dialogue meets in Paris

On 20 November 2012, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, arrived in Paris with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill and All Russia and was met by Metropolitan Emmanuel of France (Patriarchate of Constantinople) at Charles de Gaulle airport.
20.11.2012 16:04

(Russian) В Каире состоялась интронизация Патриарха Коптской Церкви Феодора II

(Russian) Церемония прошла в кафедральном соборе святого апостола Марка в присутствии высоких представителей Церквей и религиозных общин, Премьер-министра и членов Правительства Египта.