Interreligious relations

18.11.2018 17:19

DECR chairman meets with Grand Mufti of Syria

DECR chairman meets with Grand Mufti of Syria On November 17, 2018, during his visit to Damascus, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), met with the Grand Mufti of Syria Sheikh Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun.
18.11.2018 16:03

(Russian) Состоялась встреча председателя ОВЦС с министром по делам вакуфов Сирии

(Russian) Состоялась встреча председателя ОВЦС с министром по делам вакуфов Сирии On 17 November 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, visited the Ministry of Awqaf of the Syrian Arab Republic and met with the Minister, Dr. Mohammad Abdul-Sattar al-Sayyed.
22.10.2018 18:43

DECR representatives take part in the presentation of the annual report on Freedom of Conscience and Religious Intolerance in Today’s World prepared by the Russian Association for Protection of Religious Freedom

DECR representatives take part in the presentation of the annual report on Freedom of Conscience and Religious Intolerance in Today’s World prepared by the Russian Association for Protection of Religious Freedom On 22 October 2018, the presentation of the annual report on the Freedom of Conscience and Religious Intolerance in Today’s World prepared by the Russian Association for Protection of Religious Freedom took place at the Press Centre of the Russia Today international news agency.
17.10.2018 23:31

Delegation of the Russian Orthodox Church attends “Bridges of Peace” meeting in Bologna

Delegation of the Russian Orthodox Church attends “Bridges of Peace” meeting in Bologna The “Bridges of Peace” international forum took place in Bologna, Italy, on October 14-16, 2018. The annual meeting is sponsored by the Catholic community of Sant’Egidio.
10.10.2018 16:53

Metropolitan Hilarion attends a meeting of the Council of Religious Leaders in Astana

Metropolitan Hilarion attends a meeting of the Council of Religious Leaders in Astana On October 10, 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), attended the third meeting of the Council of Religious Leaders, which was established at the 2012 Congress of the Traditional and World Religions. The council membership consisted of seventeen most authoritative…
18.09.2018 21:00

Patriarch Kirill meets Grand Mufti of Syria

Patriarch Kirill meets Grand Mufti of Syria On September 18, 2018, His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia met with Sheikh Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun, Grand Mufti of Syria, at the patriarchal and synodal residence at the St. Daniel’s monastery in Moscow.
02.09.2018 18:52

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with chairman of Iran’s Islamic Culture and Relations Organization

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with chairman of Iran’s Islamic Culture and Relations Organization On 2 September 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, rector of Ss. Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute of Postgraduate Studies, met with Dr. Abouzar Ebrahimi Torkaman, head of Iran’s Islamic Culture and Relations Organization, who also acts as cochairman of the…
27.08.2018 17:47

DECR chairman meets with Ayatollah Sayyed Mussawi

DECR chairman meets with Ayatollah Sayyed Mussawi On August 27, 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), received Ayatollah Sayyed Javadi Mussawi, an Iranian academic figure.
09.07.2018 18:11

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Director General of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Director General of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue The discussion concerned problems involved in cooperation in the area of interreligious interaction.
03.07.2018 15:24

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Iranian ambassador to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Iranian ambassador to Russia On July 3, 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relation (DECR) and rector of the Ss Cyril and Methodius Institute of Post-graduate Studies (CMI), met at the CMI with the Ambassador of Iran to Russia, Mr. Mehdi Sanaei.