Inter-Orthodox relations

19.01.2021 21:18

Feast of the Baptism of the Lord celebrated in Jerusalem

Feast of the Baptism of the Lord celebrated in Jerusalem On January 19, 2021, the feast of the Holy Theophany - the Baptism of the Lord God and our Saviour Jesus Christ, His Beatitude Theophilos III, Patriarch of the Holy City of Jerusalem, led the solemn divine services at the Church of the Lord’s Sepulcher.
18.01.2021 21:01

Holy Assumption church in Stafford returns to the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia

Holy Assumption church in Stafford returns to the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia The community of Holy Assumption Church split from ROCOR in 2007, after His Holiness Patriarch Alexy II and His Eminence Metropolitan Laurus signed the Act of Canonical Communion between the Moscow Patriarchate and the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia.
08.01.2021 14:00

Representatives of Russian Ecclesiastical Mission congratulate Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem on the Nativity of Christ

Representatives of Russian Ecclesiastical Mission congratulate Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem on the Nativity of Christ On January 8, Archimandrite Alexander and members of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission attended a traditional reception given at the Great Hall of the Throne of the Patriarchate of Jerusalem along with the Consul General of Greece in Jerusalem Evangelos Vlioras, hierarchs of the Orthodox Church of Jerusalem and clerics of…
07.01.2021 15:37

Patriarch Kirill Gives Christmas Interview to Rossia TV

Patriarch Kirill Gives Christmas Interview to Rossia TV On 7th January 2021 on the feast of Christ’s Nativity Rossia TV channel broadcast the traditional Christmas interview of His Holiness the Patriarch of Moscow and All Rus Kirill.
21.12.2020 22:15

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill and Primate of Orthodox Church in America hold telephone conversation

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill and Primate of Orthodox Church in America hold telephone conversation On December 21, 2020, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia spoke on the phone with His Beatitude Tikhon, Archbishop of Washington, Metropolitan of All America and Canada.
19.12.2020 23:49

Syrian children receive presents from Russia on St. Nicholas commemoration day

Syrian children receive presents from Russia on St. Nicholas commemoration day On 19th December 2020, commemoration day of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker, a party for children was held at the premises of the Patriarchate of the Orthodox Church of Antioch. The party was organized with the assistance of the Representation of the Russian Orthodox Church in Damascus, the All-Russia Public Organization…
13.12.2020 14:40

The Lord Has Entrusted Us With a Church That Has Existed for 1,000 Years

The Lord Has Entrusted Us With a Church That Has Existed for 1,000 Years An interview by Kathimerini with Metropolitan Hilarion (Alfeyev).
06.12.2020 17:45

Metropolitan Hilarion: Constantinople’s papist claims are groundless

Metropolitan Hilarion: Constantinople’s papist claims are groundless In his interview to RIA Novosti news agency, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, made it clear if there are any grounds for Constantinople’s claims.
02.12.2020 23:58

Metropolitan Nikephoros of Kykkos and Tellyria on Archbishop of Cyprus’s recognition of head of the UOC: “We refuse to accept this decision because affects our faith”

Metropolitan Nikephoros of Kykkos and Tellyria on Archbishop of Cyprus’s recognition of head of the UOC: “We refuse to accept this decision because affects our faith” In a talk with a Sigma TV reporter (Republic of Cyprus), Metropolitan Nikephoros of Kykkos and Tellyria spoke about the situation in the Orthodox Church of Cyprus with regard to the decision of the Synod on Archbishop Chrysostomos of Cyprus’s liturgical mention of the Ukrainian schismatics leader Epifaniy Dumenko as…
02.12.2020 12:37

Bishop Victor of Baryshevka, head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church representation to the European and international organizations, gives interview on violations of believers’ rights

Bishop Victor of Baryshevka, head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church representation to the European and international organizations, gives interview on violations of believers’ rights On December 1st, 2020, news-politics-com published the following interview in the Greek language given by Bishop Victor of Baryshevka on the Ukrainian issue in international organizations.