Inter-Orthodox relations

04.08.2014 13:32

In Belgrade Patriarch Irinej of Serbia participates in events marking First World War Centenary

In Belgrade Patriarch Irinej of Serbia participates in events marking First World War Centenary On 1 August 2014, marking 100 years since the outbreak of the First World War, solemn events to commemorate the Russian soldiers, who had laid down their lives in the name of Serbia’s freedom, took place at the Russian Necropolis in Belgrade.
01.08.2014 1:03

Regular meeting between Hegumen Arseniy (Sokolov), representative of Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia to Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, and Maronite Patriarch Mar Bechara Boutros al-Rahi takes place in Diman

Regular meeting between Hegumen Arseniy (Sokolov), representative of Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia to Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, and Maronite Patriarch Mar Bechara Boutros al-Rahi takes place in Diman On 30 July 2014, Hegumen Arseniy (Sokolov), representative of the Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia to the Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, visited Maronite Patriarch Mar Bechara Boutros al-Rahi in his summer residence in Diman.
30.07.2014 18:59

Patriarch Kirill receives Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York

Patriarch Kirill receives Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York On July 30, 2014, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Outside Russia, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, at the patriarchal residence in the St. Daniel Monastery.
30.07.2014 0:15

Orphans from Syria come to Russia for holidays at the invitation of St. Andrew the First-Called Foundation

Orphans from Syria come to Russia for holidays at the invitation of St. Andrew the First-Called Foundation About a hundred pupils, accompanied by their teachers, from the Orthodox orphanages at the monasteries of the Orthodox Church of Antioch, located in Saidnaya, Maaloula, Damascus, and the Valley of Christians, and from boarding schools for children of deceased servicemen, will spend two weeks in a children’s health camp in…
29.07.2014 11:49

Patriarch Irenaeus of Serbia thanks Patriarch Kirill for aid to victims of flood in Balkans

Patriarch Irenaeus of Serbia thanks Patriarch Kirill for aid to victims of flood in Balkans His Holiness Irenaeus, Patriarch of Serbia, has sent to His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, a letter expressing gratitude to the Primate and faithful of the Russian Orthodox Church for the support and aid raised and sent to the Serbian Orthodox Church for victims of the disastrous…
29.07.2014 11:27

Week of prayer for Ukraine to be held in diocese of Prague

Week of prayer for Ukraine to be held in diocese of Prague The press service of the Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia’s diocese of Prague has reported that, with a blessing of Archbishop Joachim of Prague, daily prayers for peace in Ukraine will be lifted up from August 3 to 10, 2014, during the Divine Liturgy at one of…
26.07.2014 21:46

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk and representatives of Local Orthodox Churches celebrate Divine Service at Representation of Orthodox Church of Antioch in Moscow on feast day of the Synaxis of Archangel Gabriel

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk and representatives of Local Orthodox Churches celebrate Divine Service at Representation of Orthodox Church of Antioch in Moscow on feast day of the Synaxis of Archangel Gabriel On 26 July 2014, feast day of the Synaxis of Archangel Gabriel, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, officiated at the Divine Liturgy at the Moscow Representation of the Patriarchate of Antioch, the Church of St. Gabriel the Archangel.
24.07.2014 19:15

Metropolitan Hilarion receives birthday congratulations from Local Orthodox Churches

Metropolitan Hilarion receives birthday congratulations from Local Orthodox Churches On July 24, 2014, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the church of Our Lady the Joy to All the Afflicted-at-Bolshaya-Ordynka in Moscow.
21.07.2014 17:04

Hegumen Arseniy (Sokolov), representative of Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia to Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, celebrates prayer service at Russian embassy in Damascus

Hegumen Arseniy (Sokolov), representative of Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia to Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, celebrates prayer service at Russian embassy in Damascus The district, in which the Embassy is located, came under mortar fire the day before. As a result, four citizens of the Syrian capital were killed.
19.07.2014 13:02

Representatives of Local Orthodox Churches visit Convent of Protecting Veil of the Mother of God in Khotkovo

Representatives of Local Orthodox Churches visit Convent of Protecting Veil of the Mother of God in Khotkovo In the afternoon of July 18, 2014, the representatives of the Local Orthodox Churches, who participated in the celebrations marking the 700th anniversary of the birth of St. Sergius of Radonezh, visited the Stavropegic Convent of the Protecting Veil of the Mother of God in Khotkovo and the Sofrino art…