Inter-Orthodox relations

08.09.2018 14:15

Russian Orthodox Church Holy Synod Statement as of September 8, 2018

Russian Orthodox Church Holy Synod Statement as of September 8, 2018 The Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church expresses its resolute protest against and deep indignation at the communique published on September 7, 2018, by the Chief Secretariat of the Patriarchate of Constantinople Holy Synod announcing the appointment of two hierarchs of this Church as ‘exarchs’ of the Patriarchate of…
06.09.2018 22:31

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with hegumen of Hilandar Monastery

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with hegumen of Hilandar Monastery To conclude the meeting, Metropolitan Hilarion presented the Serbian guests with his six-volume book entitled ‘Jesus Christ. Life and Teaching,’ and Archimandrite Metodije handed over to the DECR chairman a replica of the Hilandar Icon of the Lord Almighty, painted in the abode.
04.09.2018 17:13

Representative of the Russian Orthodox Church attends enthronement of Bishop Kirill of Buenos Aires and South and Central America

Representative of the Russian Orthodox Church attends enthronement of Bishop Kirill of Buenos Aires and South and Central America On 2 September 2018, Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral, administrator of the diocese of Buenos Aires and South and Central America of the Serbian Orthodox Church, celebrated the Divine Liturgy and the rite of enthronement of Bishop Kirill of Buenos Aires and South and Central America at the…
31.08.2018 22:39

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk: It was a talk from heart to heart

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk: It was a talk from heart to heart During a meeting with journalists, which took place at the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate, the DECR chairman Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk told them about the meeting of the primates of the Church of Constantinople and the Russian Orthodox Church.
31.08.2018 20:10

Fraternal meeting of Primates of Church of Constantinople and Russian Orthodox Church

Fraternal meeting of Primates of Church of Constantinople and Russian Orthodox Church On August 31, 2018, His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, arrived in Istanbul. The Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church visited the Patriarchate of Constantinople, where, accompanied by Metropolitans Emmanuel of France and Bartholomew of Smyrna, as well as Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow…
31.08.2018 14:29

Patriarch Kirill: It was a talk of Primates aware of their responsibility for the state of Universal Orthodoxy

Patriarch Kirill: It was a talk of Primates aware of their responsibility for the state of Universal Orthodoxy Participating in the meeting were Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), Archpriest Nikolay Balashov, DECR vice-chairman, and members of the Synod of the Patriarchate of Constantinople.
31.08.2018 12:33

Primates of Church of Constantinople and Russian Orthodox Church have begun their meeting

Primates of Church of Constantinople and Russian Orthodox Church have begun their meeting Patriarch Kirill visited the Patriarchal Cathedral of St. George in Phanar. Then Patriarchs Bartholomew and Kirill began their meeting at the Patriarchate of Constantinople’s Throne Hall.
27.08.2018 15:02

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over the death of pilgrims in bus crash in Bulgaria

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over the death of pilgrims in bus crash in Bulgaria His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia expressed condolences over the death of pilgrims in the bus accident in Bulgaria. As the result of the tragedy that occurred near the Iskar Gorge, not far from the town of Svoge, 16 people died and 27 were injured.
27.08.2018 15:00

Metropolitan Hilarion expresses condolences over the tragic death of Bulgarian pilgrims in bus accident

Metropolitan Hilarion expresses condolences over the tragic death of Bulgarian   pilgrims in bus accident Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate's Department for External Church Relations, sent a message of condolences to His Holiness Patriarch Neophytos, Primate of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church, over the bus crash that had claimed the lives of the pilgrims returning from the Monastery of Seven Altars.
14.08.2018 15:12

Representative of the Russian Orthodox Church spoke at the 19th All-American Council meeting

Representative of the Russian Orthodox Church spoke at the 19th All-American Council meeting The 19th All-American Council of the Orthodox Church in America was held from July 23 6to 27, 2018, in St. Louis, Missouri.