Interreligious relations

17.11.2020 18:17

Letter by the Syrian Education Minister to His Holiness Kirill Patriarch of Moscow and All Rus

Letter by the Syrian Education Minister to His Holiness Kirill Patriarch of Moscow and All Rus The Syrian education minister Dr. Darem Tabbaa has sent a letter to His Holiness Kirill Patriarch of Moscow and All Rus expressing his gratitude for the humanitarian aid given to the country’s people and for the restoration of a school in Barzeh, a neighbourhood of Damascus.
11.11.2020 20:03

On the role of religious organizations in post-war restoration of Syria

On the role of religious organizations in post-war restoration of Syria Report of Archbishop Leonid of Vladikavkaz and Alania, deputy head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relation (DECR), to the international conference on Syrian refugees’ and internally displaced people’s return to their homes, November 10-12, 2020, Damascus.
29.10.2020 15:07

DECR representative speaks at Section II of the international forum on Theological Heritage of Muslims of Russia

DECR representative speaks at Section II of the international forum on Theological Heritage of Muslims of Russia On October 29, 2020, the conference on Forming the Civic Identity of the Muslim Youth in Russia and Abroad has begun in Kazan as part of the International Forum on Theological Heritage of Muslims of Russia.
13.10.2020 10:00

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s statement over the armed conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s statement over the armed conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia issued a statement concerning the armed conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh.
02.10.2020 11:12

DECR secretary for interreligious relations attends international conference for commemorating Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Taskhiri

DECR secretary for interreligious relations attends international conference for commemorating Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Taskhiri On October 1, 2020, Iran’s embassy in Moscow held an off-online conference dated to the forty days since the demise of Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Taskhiri (1944-2020), a renowned Islamic spiritual leader, former chairman of the Supreme Council of the World Assembly for the Proximity of Islamic Schools, and adviser to…
25.09.2020 13:24

DECR secretary for interreligious relations takes part in online interfaith conference

DECR secretary for interreligious relations takes part in online interfaith conference On 24th September 2020, an international online conference on “Religion in Changing World. Role of Education in Upbringing of Youth” took place on the platform of the TASS press centre in Moscow, bringing together eighty participants from twenty countries.
28.02.2020 13:48

Communique of joint meeting of Interreligious Council in Russia and Christian Inter-Confessional Consultative Committee

Communique of joint meeting of Interreligious Council in Russia and Christian Inter-Confessional Consultative Committee We, participants in the joint meeting of the Interreligious Council in Russia and the Christian Inter-Confession Consultative Committee representing Christian, Islamic, Jewish and Buddhist communities in Russia, have gathered in Moscow on the invitation of Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia.
11.02.2020 14:45

DECR secretary for interreligious relations meets with deputy head of Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader

DECR secretary for interreligious relations meets with deputy head of Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader On 11 February 2020, a solemn reception was given at the residence of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the Russian Federation on the occasion of the National Day of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
31.01.2020 22:53

Reception marking the anniversary of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s enthronement takes place at the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour

Reception marking the anniversary of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s enthronement takes place at the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour On 31st January 2020, a reception marking the 11th anniversary of enthronement of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia took place in the Refectory Chambers of the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow.
30.01.2020 7:46

Representative of Russian Orthodox Church attends Holocaust Remembrance Day events in New York

Representative of Russian Orthodox Church attends Holocaust Remembrance Day events in New York Annually in the end of January, the UN marks the Holocaust Remembrance Day. On January 27, the Red Army troops liberated Auschwitz-Birkenau, one of the most terrible Nazi death camps, also known by its Polish name Oswiecim.