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09.06.2015 17:01

Working Group for cooperation between Russian Orthodox Church and Ministry for Foreign Affairs holds its 20th meeting

Working Group for cooperation between Russian Orthodox Church and Ministry for Foreign Affairs holds its 20th meeting The meeting of the Working Group was opened by its co-chairmen – G. Karasin, state secretary, deputy minister of foreign affairs, and Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR).
08.06.2015 13:08

Moscow Synodal choir performs at Etchmiadzin

Moscow Synodal choir performs at Etchmiadzin On 6 June 2015, the Moscow Synodal choir gave a concert at the centre of the Armenian Apostolic Church, Etchmiadzin, in the context of commemoration of the centennial of the Armenian Genocide.
08.06.2015 11:52

Primate of the Orthodox Church of Jerusalem meets with Metropolitan Onufry of Kiev and All Ukraine

Primate of the Orthodox Church of Jerusalem meets with Metropolitan Onufry of Kiev and All Ukraine On June 2, 2015, His Beatitude Onufry, Metropolitan of Kiev and All Ukraine, began his pilgrimage to Jerusalem.
07.06.2015 22:00

Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates the Day of All Saints at Moscow Representation of the Orthodox Church of Alexandria

Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates the Day of All Saints at Moscow Representation of the Orthodox Church of Alexandria The liturgy was celebrated in Greek and Church Slavonic.
06.06.2015 14:09

Patronal feast at the church in Russian General Consulate residence in Istanbul

Patronal feast at the church in Russian General Consulate residence in Istanbul On June 3, 2015, the Day of Ss Constantine and Helen, their memory was celebrated by the church dedicated to them in the Russian General Consulate summer residence at Buyukdere near Istanbul.
05.06.2015 18:12

Moscow Patriarchate representative attends presentation of annual report on freedom of religion in the world

Moscow Patriarchate representative attends presentation of annual report on freedom of religion in the world On June 3, 2015, the European Parliament Intergroup on Freedom of Religion or Belief and Religious Tolerance (EP Intergroup on FoRB & RT) presented its first Annual Report on the 'State of Freedom of Religion or Belief' at the European Parliament in Brussels.
05.06.2015 16:01

DECR representative attends 3d Christian Youth Forum in Russia

DECR representative attends 3d Christian Youth Forum in Russia The forum was attended by over 200 people, among them members of Russian and foreign youth organizations and public and political movements, as well as scientists and representatives of the Greek, Georgian and Armenian communities in Russia.
04.06.2015 14:43

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over demise of Rev. Michael Wang, the oldest priest of the Chinese Autonomous Orthodox Church

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over demise of Rev. Michael Wang, the oldest priest of the Chinese Autonomous Orthodox Church His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia expressed his condolences over the demise of the Rev. Michael Wang Quansheng, the oldest Chinese priest, to his widow, Ms Tatiana Xu Shuquin, and to the Orthodox community in Shangha
04.06.2015 14:43

Metropolitan Hilarion’s condolences over demise of Rev. Michael Wang, the oldest Chinese priest

Metropolitan Hilarion’s condolences over demise of Rev. Michael Wang, the oldest Chinese priest On 2 June 2015, the Rev. Michael Wang Quansheng, the oldest priest of the Chinese Autonomous Orthodox Church died at the age of 90 in Shanghai.
04.06.2015 14:43

The oldest Chinese priest dies

The oldest Chinese priest dies On 2 June 2015, the Rev. Michael Wang Quansheng, the oldest priest of the Chinese Autonomous Orthodox Church died at the age of 90.