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08.03.2016 20:09

Patriarch Neophyte visits Moscow representation of Bulgarian Orthodox Church

Patriarch Neophyte visits Moscow representation of Bulgarian Orthodox Church On March 8, 2016, His Holiness Patriarch Neophyte visited the Moscow representation of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church in the church of the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God-in-Gonchary.
08.03.2016 19:54

Meeting between Primates of Russian and Bulgarian Orthodox Churches takes place in Moscow

Meeting between Primates of Russian and Bulgarian Orthodox Churches takes place in Moscow On 8 March 2016, a meeting between His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia and His Holiness Patriarch Neofit of Bulgaria took place at the Patriarchal chambers of the Convent of the Protecting Veil of the Mother of God in Moscow.
07.03.2016 23:02

Patriarch Neophyte of Bulgaria arrives in Moscow

Patriarch Neophyte of Bulgaria arrives in Moscow On March 7, 2016, His Holiness Neophyte, Patriarch of Bulgaria, began his visit to the Russian Orthodox Church.
06.03.2016 15:39

His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel of Romania expresses condolences over the tragedy at the Severnaya mine in Komi Republic

His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel of Romania expresses condolences over the tragedy at the Severnaya mine in Komi Republic The Primate of the Romanian Orthodox Churches expressed his condolences to His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia over the tragedy at the Severnaya coal mine, which had claimed the lives of 36 miners and rescuers.
04.03.2016 11:04

Conference on the results of the meeting between Patriarch Kirill and Pope Francis takes place in Lebanon

Conference on the results of the meeting between Patriarch Kirill and Pope Francis takes place in Lebanon On March 3, 2016, a conference at which the results of the meeting between the Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church and the head of the Roman Catholic Church in Cuba on 12 February 2016 were discussed took place in Beirut, Lebanon.
02.03.2016 16:12

Global Christian Forum committee meets in Moscow

Global Christian Forum committee meets in Moscow The Global Christian Forum (GCF) committee met for its regular session from February 23 to 25, 2016, at the assembly hall of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations (DECR).
02.03.2016 13:53

Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs draws United Nations’ attention to the statement of Patriarch Kirill and Pope Francis on the defense of Christians

Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs draws United Nations’ attention to the statement of Patriarch Kirill and Pope Francis on the defense of Christians Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov expressed concern for the fate of Christians in the Middle East in his address delivered at a high-profile event during the 31st session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on March 1, 2016.
01.03.2016 15:49

His Holiness Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople expresses condolences over Vorkuta mine tragedy

His Holiness Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople expresses condolences over Vorkuta mine tragedy On 29 February 2016, the Primate of the Orthodox Church of Constantinople sent his condolences to His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia over the tragic death of the miners in Vorkuta.
29.02.2016 17:03

A postmark issued by Gosznak to mark Patriarch Tikhon’s 150th birthday presented in Russian Consulate in New York

A postmark issued by Gosznak to mark Patriarch Tikhon’s 150th birthday presented in Russian Consulate in New York On February 25, the Russian General Consulate in New York gave an official reception on behalf of Consul General I. Golubovsky and Bishop Ioann of Naro-Fominsk, administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, for presenting a postmark issued by Gosznak, Russian Federal State Unitary Enterprise, to mark the 150th…
28.02.2016 21:41

DECR representative takes part in enlarged session of Interfaction parliamentary group in defense of Christian values

DECR representative takes part in enlarged session of Interfaction parliamentary group in defense of Christian values An enlarged session of the Interfaction parliamentary group in defense of Christian values took place in the State Duma on February 24, 2016. Taking part in the session on behalf of the Russian Orthodox Church were Archpriest Dimitry Roschin of the Synodal Department for Church-Society Relations and the Mass Media,…