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23.12.2019 22:00

Organizing Committee of Russia Day in Foreign Countries holds meeting in Moscow

Organizing Committee of Russia Day in Foreign Countries holds meeting in Moscow On 23rd December 2019, at the Grand Mansion of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation in Moscow, the Organizing Committee of Russia Day in Foreign Countries held its regular meeting.
23.12.2019 14:59

Hierarch of Ukrainian Orthodox Church takes part in celebrations commemorating Archbishop Chrysotomos I of Cyprus

Hierarch of Ukrainian Orthodox Church takes part in celebrations commemorating Archbishop Chrysotomos I of Cyprus With the blessing of the UOC Primate, the delegation members are undertaking a pilgrimage to the holy sites of Cyprus, meeting with clergy and hierarchs of the Orthodox Church of Cyprus and learning about the life of Orthodox Christians in this land.
19.12.2019 23:17

Russia completes yet another stage in creating mosaic decoration for Cathedral of St. Sava in Belgrade

Russia completes yet another stage in creating mosaic decoration for Cathedral of St. Sava in Belgrade On 18th December 2019, a meeting of the commission for acceptance of decoration works at the Church of St. Sava in Vračar took place at the Russian Centre of Science and Culture in Belgrade.
19.12.2019 22:51

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with President Igor Dodon of the Republic of Moldova

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with President Igor Dodon of the Republic of Moldova On 19 December 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with the President of the Republic of Moldova, Igor Dodon, who was accompanied by H.E. Andrei Neguţa, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Moldova to the Russian Federation.
19.12.2019 21:25

Metropolitan Hilarion: Religious legislation of Ukraine in its current form does not ensure the adequate defence of believers’ rights and can be regarded as discriminatory

Metropolitan Hilarion: Religious legislation of Ukraine in its current form does not ensure the adequate defence of believers’ rights and can be regarded as discriminatory In his commentary to TASS News Agency, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, focused on the decision of the Supreme Court of Ukraine on illegibility of the renaming of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church.
17.12.2019 17:08

A church building of the canonical Church is seized in Ivano-Frankovsk region of Ukraine

A church building of the canonical Church is seized in Ivano-Frankovsk region of Ukraine Website of the Ivano-Frankovsk diocese reports that the intruders who presented themselves as soldiers involved with the anti-terrorist organization, arrived at approximately 03.00 p.m. after the Sunday divine service.
17.12.2019 10:31

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill sends greetings to His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel of Romania on his Name Day

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill sends greetings to His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel of Romania on his Name Day His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia congratulated the Primate of the Romanian Orthodox Church on his Name Day.
17.12.2019 10:30

DECR chairman greets His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel of Romania with his Name Day

DECR chairman greets His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel of Romania 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 the Primate of the Romanian Orthodox Church on the occasion of his Name Day.
15.12.2019 13:59

DECR representative takes part in Religions for Peace meeting in New York

DECR representative takes part in Religions for Peace meeting in New York On 11th – 13th December 2019, the Religions for Peace International organized a meeting in New York, bringing together over 200 representatives of religious traditions from various countries.
13.12.2019 19:55

DECR chairman meets with Archbishop Michele Pennisi

DECR chairman meets with Archbishop Michele Pennisi Archbishop Pennisi arrived in Russia to attend presentation of the album-calendar for 2020 ‘Mosaics of Monreale’ at the ‘Pokrovskie Vorota’ Cultural Centre.