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28.06.2020 20:27

Metropolitan John of Dubna officiates at consecration of Archimandrite Elisée (Germain) as Bishop of Reutov, vicar of the Archdiocese of Western European Parishes of Russian Tradition

Metropolitan John of Dubna officiates at consecration of Archimandrite Elisée (Germain) as Bishop of Reutov, vicar of the Archdiocese of Western European Parishes of Russian Tradition On June 28, 2020, 3rd Sunday after Pentecost, Metropolitan John of Dubna, head of the Archdiocese of Western European Parishes of Russian Tradition, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of St. Alexander Nevsky in Rue Daru in Paris.
27.06.2020 17:21

Archimandrite Symeon (Cossec) consecrated as Bishop of Domodedovo, vicar of the Archdiocese of Western European Parishes of Russian Tradition

Archimandrite Symeon (Cossec) consecrated as Bishop of Domodedovo, vicar of the Archdiocese of Western European Parishes of Russian Tradition On June 27, 2020, Metropolitan John of Dubna, head of the Archdiocese of Western European Parishes of Russian Tradition, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of St. Alexander Nevsky in Paris.
26.06.2020 10:14

Patriarchal Exarch for Western Europe meets with Catholic Bishop of Monaco

Patriarchal Exarch for Western Europe meets with Catholic Bishop of Monaco Metropolitan Anthony conveyed to Archbishop David best regards from His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia and extended warm congratulations on his enthronement to the see of Monegasque hierarchs, which took place a few months earlier. 
22.06.2020 18:27

Parishioners of the Russian Orthodox Church representation in Beirut attend festive Divine Liturgy in the city of Zahle

Parishioners of the Russian Orthodox Church representation in Beirut attend festive Divine Liturgy in the city of Zahle During the Sunday Liturgy at the St. Nicholas cathedral in Zahle, His Eminence Anthony was assisted by the rector of the Beirut representation of the Russian Orthodox Church Archimandrite Philip (Vasiltsev) and the diocesan clergy.
22.06.2020 11:17

Memory of Russian and American saints honoured at Moscow representation of Orthodox Church in America

Memory of Russian and American saints honoured at Moscow representation of Orthodox Church in America On 21 June 2020, the Day of All Saints Who Shone Forth in the Russian Land and the Community of American Saints, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated at the Great Martyr Catherine Church-in-the-Fields, the Moscow representation of the Orthodox Church in America.
18.06.2020 21:46

Head of Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs meets with Primate of Serbian Orthodox Church

Head of Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs meets with Primate of Serbian Orthodox Church On 18 June 2020, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey V. Lavrov met with His Holiness Patriarch Irenaeus of Serbia.
14.06.2020 19:00

Отпевание 14 июня 2020 года

Отпевание 14 июня 2020 года (Russian) 14 июня 2020 года в храме Воскресения Словущего в Даниловской слободе г. Москвы было совершено отпевание старейшего сотрудника Отдела внешних церковных связей Московского Патриархата Григория Николаевича Скобея.
12.06.2020 15:41

Reception on the occasion of Russia Day held at the metochion of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jaffa

Reception on the occasion of Russia Day held at the metochion of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jaffa On 11 June 2020, a gala reception on the occasion of a national holiday of the Russian Federation, Russia Day, was given at the metochion of the Ss Peter and Paul and St. Tabitha in Jaffa on the initiative of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the State of…
09.06.2020 22:20

His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia celebrates at Belgrade Russian Orthodox Church metochion on its dedication day

His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia celebrates at Belgrade Russian Orthodox Church metochion on its dedication day His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia officiated at the festal Divine liturgy in concelebration with Archpriest Vitaly Tarasjev, rector of the metochion, and clergymen of Belgrade.
09.06.2020 11:01

Metropolitan Hilarion: Any attempt to change the present status of Hagia Sophia will violate the interreligious balances established in Turkey

Metropolitan Hilarion: Any attempt to change the present status of Hagia Sophia will violate the interreligious balances established in Turkey Apprehensions for the preservation of the ancient church of Hagia Sophia built in Constantinople (now Istanbul) in the first half of the 6th century have been raised by the recent events when on 29 May 2020 Muslim leaders read the Quran in it.