Interreligious relations

10.03.2016 18:39

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Sheikh ul-Islam Talgat Tadjuddin

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Sheikh ul-Islam Talgat Tadjuddin The two religious leaders expressed hope that the cooperation among people of traditional religious will continue developing the spirit of good-neighborliness and mutual understand in the service of consolidating civic accord and public welfare.
10.03.2016 18:06

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with vice-chairman of the Muslim Board of the Russian Federation

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with vice-chairman of the Muslim Board of the Russian Federation On March 10, 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, DECR chairman, met with the first vice-chairman of the Muslim Board of the Russian Federation (MBRF) Mr. Damir Mukhetdinov, at the Ss Cyril and Methodius Institute of Post-Graduate Studies.
30.12.2015 16:05

Metropolitan Hilarion: possibility of convening Pan-Orthodox Council raises doubts

Metropolitan Hilarion: possibility of convening Pan-Orthodox Council raises doubts At the request of the Synodal Department for Church-Society and Media Relations, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, gave a brief summary of some events in 2015, and shared his expectations for the coming year.
25.12.2015 17:35

Holy Synod takes decisions on external church activities

Holy Synod takes decisions on external church activities During its session held on 24 December 2015, the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church considered a number of issues concerning the external church relations.
10.11.2015 17:34

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Yazidi leaders

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with Yazidi leaders On 10 November 2015, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate, met with the Yazidi community leaders. The meeting took place at the DECR premises.
29.10.2015 20:18

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk chairs plenary session of the Religion and Peace international forum

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk chairs plenary session of the Religion and Peace international forum On October 26, 2015, the 3d Moscow International forum ‘Religion and Peace’ took place under the theme ‘The Role of Religion in the Modern World’. It was organized by the Moscow Government and the Presidential Council for Cooperation with Religious Organizations.
29.10.2015 16:36

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with chairman of Caucasus Muslim Board, Sheikh ul-Islam Haji Allahshükür Hummat Pashazade

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with chairman of Caucasus Muslim Board, Sheikh ul-Islam Haji Allahshükür Hummat Pashazade On 29 October 2015, on the sidelines of the 3rd International Forum on Religion and Peace, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate, met with the chairman of the Caucasus Muslim Board, Sheikh ul-Islam Haji Allahshükür Hummat Pashazade, and Azerbaijan’s Ambassador…
23.10.2015 21:22

Orthodoxy-Judaism Academic Consultations in Greece

Orthodoxy-Judaism Academic Consultations in Greece On October 20-21, 2015, the 9th Orthodoxy-Judaism Academic Consultation took place in Athens, Greece. The conference was organized by the Patriarchate of Constantinople and the American Jewish Committee (AJC) and dated to the 25th anniversary of the Greece-Israel diplomatic relations.
23.10.2015 21:15

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk’s message of greetings to 9th Orthodoxy-Judaism Academic Consultation on Centers and Diasporas

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk’s message of greetings to 9th Orthodoxy-Judaism Academic Consultation on Centers and Diasporas On behalf of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, I would like to greet the participants in the 9th Orthodoxy-Judaism Academic Consultation.
01.10.2015 15:28

Interreligious Council of Russia issues a statement on the beginning of military operation of the Russian Federation in Syria

Interreligious Council of Russia issues a statement on the beginning of military operation of the Russian Federation in Syria The statement expresses hope that “the assistance of Russia will stave off the threat of terror and hasten the coming of peaceful life in this country and in the entire Middle East on the basis of dialogue and accord among different ethnic, religious and ideological groups.”