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22.12.2017 12:02

DECR chairman meets with the Ambassador of Portugal to Russia

DECR chairman meets with the Ambassador of Portugal to Russia On 22 December 2017, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR), met with H.E. Paulo Vizeu Pinheiro, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Portuguese Republic to the Russian Federation.
19.12.2017 22:12

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk visits Bari

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk visits Bari On December 18-19, 2017, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR), visited Bari, Italy, with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia.
17.12.2017 15:30

Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church greets His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel of Romania with his Name Day

Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church greets His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel of Romania with his Name Day His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia sent greetings to His Beatitude Daniel, Archbishop of Bucharest, Metropolitan of Muntenia and Dobrudgea, on the commemoration day of his heavenly patron.
17.12.2017 15:25

DECR chairman sends greetings to Primate of Romanian Orthodox Church on his Name Day

DECR chairman sends greetings to Primate of Romanian Orthodox Church on his Name Day Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, greeted His Beatitude Daniel, Archbishop of Bucharest, Metropolitan of Muntenia and Dobrudgea, Patriarch of Romania, with his Name Day.
16.12.2017 20:18

Patriarch’s greeting to Archbishop Leo of Karelia and All Finland with anniversary of his enthronement

Patriarch’s greeting to Archbishop Leo of Karelia and All Finland with anniversary of his enthronement His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia sent the following greeting to Archbishop Leo of Karelia and All Finland with the anniversary of his enthronement.
16.12.2017 20:11

DECR chairman congratulates Archbishop Leo of Karelia and All Finland on anniversary of his enthronement

DECR chairman congratulates Archbishop Leo of Karelia and All Finland on anniversary of his enthronement Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, sent the following greeting to Archbishop Leo of Karelia and All Finland with the anniversary of his enthronement.
14.12.2017 10:07

Metropolitan Hilarion completes his visit to Mount Athos

Metropolitan Hilarion completes his visit to Mount Athos On 13 December 2017, the commemoration day of St. Andrew the-First-Called, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, officiated at the Divine Liturgy at the cathedral of the Russian St.Panteleimon Monastery.
13.12.2017 9:46

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk continues his pilgrimage to Mount Athos

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk continues his pilgrimage to Mount Athos On 12 December 2017, in continuation of his visit to Mount Athos, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, officiated at the Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral of the Holy Annunciation of the Vatopedi Monastery, in which he had arrived the day before…
12.12.2017 13:18

Syrian minister thanks Russian religious communities for rendering aid to the people of Syria

Syrian minister thanks Russian religious communities for rendering aid to the people of Syria The participants in the meeting discussed cooperation between the Interreligious working group and the Ministry of Awqaf of the Syrian Arab Republic.
12.12.2017 12:49

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk begins his pilgrimage to Mount Athos

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk begins his pilgrimage to Mount Athos On 11 December 2017, with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, the chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, arrived on Mount Athos.