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19.04.2016 17:01

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over earthquake in Japan

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over earthquake in Japan His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia expressed his condolences over the earthquake in Japan.
19.04.2016 15:55

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over the earthquake in Ecuador

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over the earthquake in Ecuador His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia expressed his condolences over the earthquake in Ecuador.
18.04.2016 13:30

Medal of St. Mark of Ephesus is instituted as an award of the Department for External Church Relations

Medal of St. Mark of Ephesus is instituted as an award of the Department for External Church Relations The medal of St. Mark of Ephesus was instituted on 6 April 2016 with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia as an award of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR).
16.04.2016 23:41

Holy Synod regards unia as running sore in Orthodox-Catholic relations

Holy Synod regards unia as running sore in Orthodox-Catholic relations At its session on April 16, 2016 in St. Petersburg, the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church heard a report of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia on his visit to Latin America (Minutes No. 2).
16.04.2016 23:37

Holy Synod points to historic nature of meeting between Patriarch Kirill and Pope Francis in Havana and approves their Joint Statement

Holy Synod points to historic nature of meeting between Patriarch Kirill and Pope Francis in Havana and approves their Joint Statement At its session on April 16, 2016, in the historic building of the Sacred Governing Synod in St. Petersburg, the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church, chaired by His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, heard His Holiness’s report on his visit to Latin America (Minutes No.…
16.04.2016 12:43

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill chairs session of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill chairs session of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church On 16 April 2016, a regular session of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church has opened at the historical building of the Sacred Governing Synod in St. Petersburg.
15.04.2016 13:22

Metropolitan Hilarion attends the opening of Moscow International Salon of Education

Metropolitan Hilarion attends the opening of Moscow International Salon of Education On April 13, 2016, the Moscow International Salon of Education (MISE) began its work at Pavilion 75 of the Exhibition of Achievements of National Economy (VDNKh).
14.04.2016 17:59

Moscow Patriarchate representatives attend New York State Assembly and Senate meeting in April declared Russian-American History Month

Moscow Patriarchate representatives attend New York State Assembly and Senate meeting in April declared Russian-American History Month For the first time in history, the both New York state legislative chambers, Senate and Assembly, passed a resolution initiated by a coalition of organizations of Russian compatriots to declare a Russian-American History Month in the state of New York.
13.04.2016 14:55

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill chairs regular session of the Supreme Church Council of the Russian Orthodox Church

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill chairs regular session of the Supreme Church Council of the Russian Orthodox Church On 13 April 2016, a regular session of the Supreme Church Council of the Russian Orthodox Church began at the Hall of the Supreme Church Council of the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow under the chairmanship of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia.
13.04.2016 13:25

Church-state delegation visits Syria

Church-state delegation visits Syria A delegation of Russian parliamentarians, members of the inter-factional group for defending Christian values, was on a visit to Syria from April 9 to 12, 2016. It included S. Gavrilov (State Duma), A. Yuschenko (Council of the Federation and State Duma), D. Sablin (Council of the Federation), and Ms. N.…