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12.12.2014 19:34

DECR chairman meets with hierarchs of Serbian Patriarchate

DECR chairman meets with hierarchs of Serbian Patriarchate Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk told the guests about the activities of Ss Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute, in particular, about its plans to organize international theological conferences.
12.12.2014 14:39

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with President of Religious Affairs of the Republic of Turkey

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with President of Religious Affairs of the Republic of Turkey On 11 December 2014, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with Prof. Dr. Mehmet Görmez, head of the Presidency of Religious Affairs of the Republic of Turkey, usually referred to as Diyanet, at the Patriarchal residency in Chisty side-street.
11.12.2014 23:13

The Second International Patristic Conference opens in Moscow

The Second International Patristic Conference opens in Moscow Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relation sand Rector of the Theological Institute of Post-Graduate Studies, opened the conference and greeted the participants on behalf of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia.
10.12.2014 15:10

Head of the European Union’s delegation in Russia visits Ss Cyril and Methodius Institute of Post-Graduate Studies

Head of the European Union’s delegation in Russia visits Ss Cyril and Methodius Institute of Post-Graduate Studies On December 8, 2014, with the blessing of the rector of Ss Cyril and Methodius Institute of Post-Graduate Studies (CMI), Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, the CMI students met with the head of the European Union’s delegation in Russia, Mr. Vygaudas Ušackas.
10.12.2014 14:17

Metropolitan Tikhon of All America and Canada completes his peace visit to the Russian Orthodox Church

Metropolitan Tikhon of All America and Canada completes his peace visit to the Russian Orthodox Church The visit of His Beatitude Tikhon, Archbishop of Washington, Metropolitan of All America and Canada, was concluded on December 10, 2014, after a stay in St Petersburg.
09.12.2014 14:03

Church of St. Catherine in Rome celebrates its patronal feast

Church of St. Catherine in Rome celebrates its patronal feast On the eve of the commemoration day, the All-Night Vigil was celebrated by Archbishop Amvrosy of Peterhof, rector of the St. Petersburg theological academy and seminary.
09.12.2014 12:19

Concert is given in the Moscow Conservatoire to mark the First World War centenary

Concert is given in the Moscow Conservatoire to mark the First World War centenary Greeting the audience were the DECR chairman, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, who said words full of feeling about the First World War, and Mr. Vygaudas Ušackas, EU representative in Russia.
09.12.2014 10:50

Baron Tiesenhausen receives Patriarchal award

Baron Tiesenhausen receives Patriarchal award A well-known figure in the Russian émigré community received the award in consideration of his long work for the of Russian Orthodox tradition in Western Europe and in connection with his 80th birthday.
09.12.2014 10:41

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill greets Baron Tiesenhausen with his 80th birthday

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill greets Baron Tiesenhausen with his 80th birthday His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia sent the following greeting to an outstanding figure of the Russian émigré community, Baron Tiesenhausen:
09.12.2014 10:40

DECR chairman congratulates Baron Tiesenhausen on his 80th birthday

DECR chairman congratulates Baron Tiesenhausen on his 80th birthday Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, sent the following letter of greeting to Baron Tiesenhausen: