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27.03.2016 19:30

Patriarch Kirill’s Paschal greetings to the heads of non-Orthodox Churches

Patriarch Kirill’s Paschal greetings to the heads of non-Orthodox Churches His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has sent Paschal greetings to the heads of non-Orthodox Churches, including Pope Francis, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II, Archbishop Justin Welby of the Anglican Communion, Bishop Dr. Heinrich Bedford-Strohm, chair of the Council of the Evangelical Church…
27.03.2016 19:29

Paschal greetings of Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk to the heads of non-Orthodox Churches

Paschal greetings of Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk to the heads of non-Orthodox Churches Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, Chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, has sent Paschal greetings to the heads of non-Orthodox Churches, including Pope Francis, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II, Archbishop Justin Welby of the Anglican Communion, Bishop Dr. Heinrich Bedford-Strohm, chair of the…
25.03.2016 15:30

A conference on interreligious relations in Nalchik

A conference on interreligious relations in Nalchik On March 23, 2016, a conference was opened in Nalchik, the capital of the Republic of Kabardino-Balkaria, as part of an enlarged session of the Public Council of the North Caucasus Federal Region (NCFR).
24.03.2016 19:25

DECR chairman attends meeting of the Council of Russian Humanitarian Scientific Foundation

DECR chairman attends meeting of the Council of Russian Humanitarian Scientific Foundation Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations, attended a meeting of the Council of the Russian Humanitarian Scientific Foundation (RHSF), which took place on March 24, 2016, in Moscow.
23.03.2016 13:16

Supreme Church Council of the Russian Orthodox Church meets under chairmanship of Patriarch Kirill

Supreme Church Council of the Russian Orthodox Church meets under chairmanship of Patriarch Kirill On March 23, 2016, the Supreme Church Council of the Russian Orthodox Church has begun its meeting at the Supreme Church Council hall in the Cathedral Church of Christ the Saviour in Moscow. It is chaired by His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia.
22.03.2016 16:33

Conference of Orthodox Bishops in Austria begins its 11th session

Conference of Orthodox Bishops in Austria begins its 11th session On March 21, the Conference of Orthodox Bishops in Austria began its 11th session in Vienna. The Russian Orthodox Church is represented by Bishop Tikhon of Podolsk, administrator of the diocese of Vienna and Austria, the website of the Moscow Northeast Vicariate reports.
22.03.2016 16:18

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over terrorist attacks in Brussels

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over terrorist attacks in Brussels His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia sent a message of condolences to King Philippe of the Belgians over the terrorist attacks committed in Brussels on March 22, 2016.
22.03.2016 13:55

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill greets His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem with his Name Day

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill greets His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem with his Name Day His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia sent a message of greetings to His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem on his Name Day
22.03.2016 13:53

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk greets Primate of the Orthodox Church of Jerusalem with his Name Day

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk greets Primate of the Orthodox Church of Jerusalem with his Name Day Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, sent a message of greetings to His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilos III of Jerusalem on the commemoration day of his heavenly patron, the Holy Martyr Theophilus of Sebaste.
21.03.2016 14:48

Trinity Cathedral under construction on Branley embankment crowned with central cupola

Trinity Cathedral under construction on Branley embankment crowned with central cupola On March 19, 2016, a solemn ceremony took place in the French capital on the occasion of the blessing and installation of the main cupola and a cross on top of the new cathedral church of the diocese of Chersonese, on the Branley embankment.