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29.10.2015 20:18

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk chairs plenary session of the Religion and Peace international forum

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk chairs plenary session of the Religion and Peace international forum On October 26, 2015, the 3d Moscow International forum ‘Religion and Peace’ took place under the theme ‘The Role of Religion in the Modern World’. It was organized by the Moscow Government and the Presidential Council for Cooperation with Religious Organizations.
29.10.2015 20:17

The Christian and peace. Address by rev. Franklin Graham, President of Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, at International Conference on Religion and Peace (Moscow, 29 October, 2015)

The Christian and peace. Address by rev. Franklin Graham, President of Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, at International Conference on Religion and Peace (Moscow, 29 October, 2015) The forum was attended by representatives of the traditional religions in Russia, experts, governmental officials, public figures, representatives of legislative and executive bodies, leading scholars and representatives of the mass media.
29.10.2015 16:36

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with chairman of Caucasus Muslim Board, Sheikh ul-Islam Haji Allahshükür Hummat Pashazade

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with chairman of Caucasus Muslim Board, Sheikh ul-Islam Haji Allahshükür Hummat Pashazade On 29 October 2015, on the sidelines of the 3rd International Forum on Religion and Peace, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate, met with the chairman of the Caucasus Muslim Board, Sheikh ul-Islam Haji Allahshükür Hummat Pashazade, and Azerbaijan’s Ambassador…
28.10.2015 23:02

DECR chairman meets with Franklin Graham, President of Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

DECR chairman meets with Franklin Graham, President of Billy Graham Evangelistic Association In a friendly atmosphere they discussed issues pertaining to the development of cooperation between the Russian Orthodox Church and the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association mostly in humanitarian field and defence of traditional moral values.
28.10.2015 22:26

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with William Franklin Graham President of Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with William Franklin Graham President of Billy Graham Evangelistic Association On 28 October 2015, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with William Franklin Graham, President of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association.
28.10.2015 18:22

DECR chairman meets with Bulgarian Ambassador to Russia

DECR chairman meets with Bulgarian Ambassador to Russia On 28 October 2015, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR), met with H.E. Boiko Kocev, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Bulgaria to the Russian Federation DECR.
28.10.2015 15:30

Patriarch Kirill meets with the Netherlands’ ambassador in Russia

Patriarch Kirill meets with the Netherlands’ ambassador in Russia On October 28, 2015, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with the Netherlands’ Ambassador in Russia, H. E. Ron van Dartel, at the Patriarchate residence in the St. Daniel Monastery, Moscow.
27.10.2015 23:55

Meeting of the Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church

Meeting of the Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church On October 27, 2015, the Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church held its regular session in Kiev. It was chaired by His Beatitude, Onufry, Metropolitan of Kiev and All Ukraine.
27.10.2015 20:32

Patriarch Neophytos of Bulgaria receives a delegation of the Russian Orthodox Church

Patriarch Neophytos of Bulgaria receives a delegation of the Russian Orthodox Church On October 27, 2015, His Holiness Neophytos, Patriarch of Bulgaria, received a delegation of the Russian Orthodox Church, led by Archbishop Innocent of Vilnius and Lithuania.
27.10.2015 7:33

DECR vice-chairman meets with UN High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations

DECR vice-chairman meets with UN High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations On 26 October 2015, Archimandrite Philaret (Bulekov), vice-chairman of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate, met with Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, the UN High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations.