A pilgrim group of religious workers in Sweden came to Moscow on April 12, 2010. The delegation includes Bishop Dosifej of Britain and Scandinavia (Serbian Orthodox Church), Bishop Makarios of Northern Europe (Romanian Orthodox Church) as well as bishops of the Syrian and Coptic Churches in Sweden, representatives of Oriental…
On 12 April 2010, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia completed his official visit to the Orthodox Church of Alexandria.
On 12 April 2010, His Beatitude Pope and Patriarch Theodore II of Alexandria and All Africa and His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia arrived in the Monastery of St. George.
On 12 April 2010, the DECR deputy chairman hegumen Philipp (Ryabykh), the DECR acting secretary for far abroad countries Revd. Sergiy Zvonarev, and DECR staff member V. Matiyashin visited the Embassy of Poland in Russia.
I pray that God’s grace may fill the hearts of the faithful of this old but always young Church of Alexandria. May Holy Orthodoxy prosper and spread in the African continent!
On April 11, 2010, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with Egyptian People’s Assembly President Fathi Sourour, who is also president of the Egypt-Russia Society, at the Russian Ambassador’s residence.
On April 11, 2010, during his visit to the Orthodox Church of Alexandria, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia together with His Beatitude Pope and Patriarch Theodore II of Alexandria and All Africa visited the Russian Orthodox Church Representation in Cairo and held a solemn service of…
On April 11, 2010, the Primates of the Orthodox Church of Alexandria and the Russian Orthodox Church celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of the Annunciation in Alexandria.
Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate's Department for External Church Relations, expressed his condolences to the Primate of the Polish Orthodox Church with the tragic death of the Orthodox Ordinary of the Polish Army Archbishop Miron of Hainówka.
The Primates of the Orthodox Church of Alexandria and the Russian Orthodox Church expressed condolences over the death of Poland’s President Lech Kaczynski, his wife Maria, high-ranking state officials and many Polish citizens in an air crash. Below is the text of the Patriarchal message.