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14.08.2014 12:21

Metropolitan Hilarion: responsibility placed on Primate of Ukrainian Orthodox Church is as great as never before

Metropolitan Hilarion: responsibility placed on Primate of Ukrainian Orthodox Church is as great as never before Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations, has made the following comment to the UNIAN news agency on the election of the Metropolitan of Kiev and All Ukraine by the Bishops’ Council of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, which took place on August 13
14.08.2014 10:59

Terror Against Christians in Iraq

Terror Against Christians in Iraq Statement by the Communication Service of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations.
13.08.2014 20:06

Bishops’ Council of Ukrainian Orthodox Church concluded with thanksgiving

Bishops’ Council of Ukrainian Orthodox Church concluded with thanksgiving On August 13, 2014, after the results of the vote of the Bishops’ Council of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church were announced, Metropolitan Onufry of Chernovtsy and Bukovina, elected Metropolitan of Kiev and All Ukraine, celebrated a thanksgiving at the Kiev Laura of the Caves’ Cathedral of the Dormition.
13.08.2014 18:19

Patriarch Kirill congratulates Metropolitan Onufry on his election as Metropolitan of Kiev and All Ukraine

Patriarch Kirill congratulates Metropolitan Onufry on his election as Metropolitan of Kiev and All Ukraine On August 13, 2014, the Bishops’ Council of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church elected Metropolitan Onufry of Chernovtsy and Bukovina, Locum Tenens of the Metropolitan See of Kiev, as Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church.
13.08.2014 18:03

Metropolitan Onufry of Chernovtsy and Bukovina elected Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church

Metropolitan Onufry of Chernovtsy and Bukovina elected Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church On August 13, 2014, the Bishops’ Council of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, which took place at the Kiev Monastery of the Caves, elected Metropolitan Onufry of Chernovtsy and Bukovina, Locum Tenens of the Metropolitan See of Kiev, as Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church.
13.08.2014 12:31

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill prays for the Bishops’ Council of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill prays for the Bishops’ Council of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church On 13 August 2014, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia prayed in the Church of Ss Cyril and Methodius Equal-to-the-Apostles at the Patriarchal and Synodal Spiritual, Administrative and Cultural Centre of the Russian Orthodox Church in the south of Russia for the Bishops’ Council of the Ukrainian…
13.08.2014 11:35

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill celebrates requiem service on the 40th day since the demise of Metropolitan Vladimir of Kiev and All Ukraine

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill celebrates requiem service on the 40th day since the demise of Metropolitan Vladimir of Kiev and All Ukraine On 13 August 2014, the 40th day since the demise of His Beatitude Metropolitan Vladimir of Kiev and All Ukraine, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia celebrated requiem service in the Church of Ss Cyril and Methodius Equal-to-the-Apostles at the Patriarchal and Synodal Spiritual, Administrative and Cultural…
11.08.2014 15:03

Russian Monastery of St. Panteleimon on Mount Athos celebrates its patron saint’s day

Russian Monastery of St. Panteleimon on Mount Athos celebrates its patron saint’s day With a blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, a Russian Orthodox pilgrim group led by Metropolitan Veniamin of Ryazan and Mikhailovo has arrived at the Russian Monastery of St. Panteleimon on Holy Mount Athos to take part in the celebrations devoted to the monastery’s patron…
09.08.2014 16:47

Patriarchal congratulations to abbot of Russian Monastery of St Panteleimon on its patron saint’s day

Patriarchal congratulations to abbot of Russian Monastery of St Panteleimon on its patron saint’s day His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has sent the following congratulatory message to the abbot of the Russian Monastery of St. Panteleimon, Archimandrite Jeremiah, on the occasion of the commemoration day of the monastery’s patron saint, the Holy Protomartyr and Healer Panteleimon
09.08.2014 16:45

Metropolitan Hilarion’s greetings to Russian Monastery of St. Panteleimon on Mount Athos on the day of its patron saint

Metropolitan Hilarion’s greetings to Russian Monastery of St. Panteleimon on Mount Athos on the day of its patron saint In his message to the abbot of the Russian Monastery of St. Penteleimon on Holy Mount Athos, Archimandrite Jeremiah, the head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, greets him, the brethren and numerous pilgrims on the occasion of the commemoration day of the…