Inter-Orthodox relations

31.12.2018 10:54

Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church sends message to His Holiness Patriarch Bartholomew over anti-canonical actions of the Patriarchate of Constantinople in Ukraine

Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church sends message to His Holiness Patriarch Bartholomew over anti-canonical actions of the Patriarchate of Constantinople in Ukraine In reply to a letter of His Holiness Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople he expressed his deep pain, astonishment and indignation over the anti-canonical actions.
25.12.2018 21:45

Guests from Kosovo and Metohija visit the DECR

Guests from Kosovo and Metohija visit the DECR On 25 December 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR) met with Bishop Teodosije of Raška-Prizren, Serbian Orthodox Church, and hieromonk Isidor (Jagodić), who have arrived as pilgrims to venerate the holy sites of the Russian Orthodox Church.
25.12.2018 13:59

Primate of the Orthodox Church of Antioch celebrates Christmas Liturgy in Damascus

Primate of the Orthodox Church of Antioch celebrates Christmas Liturgy in Damascus On 25 December 2018, His Beatitude Patriarch John X of the Great Antioch and All the East celebrated the Christmas Liturgy at the Cathedral of the Orthodox Church of Antioch in Damascus.
23.12.2018 2:03

Primate of the Orthodox Church in America officiates on the dedication day of the Patriarchal Cathedral in New York

Primate of the Orthodox Church in America officiates on the dedication day of the Patriarchal Cathedral in New York Petitions for the unity of the Orthodox Church and protection of the Church from divisions and schisms were offered up at the Litany of Fervent Supplication.
21.12.2018 10:45

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill: I call upon everyone to pray for peace for the Ukrainian Orthodox Church

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill: I call upon everyone to pray for peace for the Ukrainian Orthodox Church On December 21, 2018, the annual Moscow Diocesan Assembly began its work under the chairmanship of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia in the Hall of Church Councils of the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow.
20.12.2018 9:49

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill sends letters to Primates of Local Orthodox Churches concerning “unification” pseudo-council held in Kiev

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill sends letters to Primates of Local Orthodox Churches concerning “unification” pseudo-council held in Kiev A deep wound has been inflicted on the canonical Orthodoxy in Ukraine and worldwide, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia wrote in the letters addressed to the Primates of the Local Orthodox Churches.
18.12.2018 11:12

Primate of Polish Orthodox Church expresses support for Metropolitan Onufriy of Kiev and All Ukraine

Primate of Polish Orthodox Church expresses support for Metropolitan Onufriy of Kiev and All Ukraine His Beatitude Onufriy, Metropolitan of Kiev and All Ukraine, has received a letter from the Primate of the Polish Orthodox Church expressing concern over the crisis situation in the life of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church resulted from the unlawful actions of the Patriarchate of Constantinople.
14.12.2018 0:09

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill sends letters to religious leaders, senior statesmen and heads of international organizations regarding the pressure exerted by the Ukrainian authorities on the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and the government’s interference in the ecclesiastical life in Ukraine

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill sends letters to religious leaders, senior statesmen and heads of international organizations regarding the pressure exerted by the Ukrainian authorities on the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and the government’s interference in the ecclesiastical life in Ukraine “Recently, the interference of the leaders of the secular Ukrainian state in church affairs has grown into a blatant pressure on the episcopate and clerics of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, what allows us to speak of the beginning of the large-scale persecutions,” the letter reads
13.12.2018 15:03

Time as Judge. Orthodox Churches of Russia and Constantinople in the 20th Century

Time as Judge. Orthodox Churches of Russia and Constantinople in the 20th Century The topic of relationships between the Mother Church and the Sister Church – the Orthodox Churches of Constantinople and Russia was very painful in the last century.
10.12.2018 20:18

Particle of hieroconfessor Famar’s relics is handed over to the Georgian Orthodox Church

Particle of hieroconfessor Famar’s relics is handed over to the Georgian Orthodox Church At the request of His Holiness and Beatitude Catholicos-Patriarch Ilia II of All Georgia, Metropolitan Hilarion brought a particle of relics of the hieroconfessor Famar (Marjanova) as a gift to the Georgian Orthodox Church.