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11.03.2020 14:19

Patriarch Kirill presides over the first 2020 meeting of the Russian Orthodox Church Holy Synod

Patriarch Kirill presides over the first 2020 meeting of the Russian Orthodox Church Holy Synod On 11 March 2020, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia presided over the first session of the Holy Synod to be held in 2020. The meeting took place at the patriarchal and synodal residence in the St. Daniel Monastery.
09.03.2020 15:03

Head of Syrian branch of Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society visits Damascus Representation of Russian Orthodox Church

Head of Syrian branch of Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society visits Damascus Representation of Russian Orthodox Church On 8 March 2020, the 1st Sunday of the Great Lent, the head of the Syrian branch of the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society (IOPS), Dr Adnan Mtannios Bashour visited the Damascus representation of the Russian Orthodox Church.
08.03.2020 19:25

Clerics from Indonesia and Thailand receive short-term liturgical training in Singapore

Clerics from Indonesia and Thailand receive short-term liturgical training in Singapore On 8th March 2020, Sunday of the Triumph of Orthodoxy, the conciliar celebration of the Divine Liturgy marked the end of liturgical training for Orthodox clergymen from Indonesia and Thailand.
08.03.2020 18:29

Feast of the Triumph of Orthodoxy celebrated at the Russian Orthodox Church’s Representation in Damascus

Feast of the Triumph of Orthodoxy celebrated at the Russian Orthodox Church’s Representation in Damascus At the Russian Orthodox Church’s Representation in Damascus, Hegumen Arseniy (Sokolov), representative of the Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia to the Patriarch of the Great Antioch and All the East, conducted divine services on the first week of Lent and on March 8, 2020, Sunday of the Triumph of…
08.03.2020 16:35

On Sunday of Orthodoxy His Holiness Patriarch Kirill celebrates Liturgy at the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow

On Sunday of Orthodoxy His Holiness Patriarch Kirill celebrates Liturgy at the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow On 8th March 2020, first Sunday of Lent, of the Triumph of Orthodoxy, commemoration day of the first (4th century) and second (452) finding of the head of St. John the Baptist, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia celebrated the Liturgy of St. Basil the Great and…
05.03.2020 15:39

Representative of Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia to Patriarch of Antioch visits Damascus mission of International Committee of the Red Cross

Representative of Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia to Patriarch of Antioch visits Damascus mission of International Committee of the Red Cross At the instruction of the chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, the representative of the Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia to the Patriarch of Great Antioch and All the East, Hegumen Arseny (Sokolov) visited the Syrian representation of the International Committee…
03.03.2020 23:57

Metropolitan Hilarion: the discussion on Ukraine is not over

Metropolitan Hilarion: the discussion on Ukraine is not over On 29 February 2020, during the Church and the World talk show at Russia-24 news channel, broadcast by Saturdays and Sundays, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), answered questions from channel presenter Ekaterina Gracheva.
02.03.2020 22:55

DECR secretary for far-abroad countries attends meeting with young political leaders in Germany

DECR secretary for far-abroad countries attends meeting with young political leaders in Germany The meeting was held at the Moscow representation of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation.
02.03.2020 21:20

Primate of Ukrainian Orthodox Church visits Montenegro

Primate of Ukrainian Orthodox Church visits Montenegro From February 27 to 29, 2020, His Beatitude Onufriy, Metropolitan of Kiev and All Ukraine, was on a visit to the Metropolis of Montenegro and the Littoral.
29.02.2020 21:38

Metropolitan Hilarion: consultations in “Amman format” will continue

Metropolitan Hilarion: consultations in “Amman format” will continue In his interview to RIA Novosti news agency, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, who had participated in the meeting of Primates and representatives of the Local Churches in Amman on February 26, dedicated to the problems of inter-Orthodox unity, commented on…