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29.06.2014 7:37

Metropolitan Hilarion takes part in the opening of “Slavonic Unity-2014” International Festival

Metropolitan Hilarion takes part in the opening of “Slavonic Unity-2014” International Festival On 28 June 2014, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, arrived in Bryansk with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia to take part in the opening of the “Slavonic Unity-2014” International festival.
27.06.2014 15:44

OSCE observers released thanks to His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s appeal

OSCE observers released thanks to His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s appeal According to Alexander Borodai, the international observers were released unconditionally ‘thanks to the Patriarch’s appeal and people’s good will.’
26.06.2014 23:34

21st Inter-parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy opens at State Duma

21st Inter-parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy opens at State Duma June 26, 2014 – the 21st Inter-parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy has opened in the State Duma under the theme “Parliamentary Democracy – Orthodoxy: Values and Meanings”.
26.06.2014 23:33

Patriarch Kirill’s video-address to the 21st Inter-parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy

Patriarch Kirill’s video-address to the 21st Inter-parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy On June 26, the opening of the 21st Inter-parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy took place in the State Duma under the theme “Parliamentary Democracy – Orthodoxy: Values and Meanings”.
26.06.2014 23:32

Address by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk to the 1st Inter-parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy

Address by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk to the 1st Inter-parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy On June 26, the opening of the 21st Inter-parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy took place in the State Duma under the theme “Parliamentary Democracy – Orthodoxy: Values and Meanings”. Below is the address to the Assembly by the Chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’ department for external church relations, Metropolitan Hilarion of…
25.06.2014 18:04

Patriarch Kirill’s appeal for the OSCE observers held in Ukraine

Patriarch Kirill’s appeal for the OSCE observers held in Ukraine The Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church has made the following appeal to help release the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe’s observers held in south east Ukraine.
25.06.2014 14:10

Patriarch Kirill on the beginning of negotiations to settle the crisis in Ukraine

Patriarch Kirill on the beginning of negotiations to settle the crisis in Ukraine On June 24, the press service of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia published the following statement His Holiness made on the negotiations which have started for settling the crisis in Ukraine
24.06.2014 19:23

Patriarch Kirill extends condolences to Patriarch Neophyte of Bulgaria upon the flood

Patriarch Kirill extends condolences to Patriarch Neophyte of Bulgaria upon the flood His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has sent the following message of condolences to His Holiness Patriarch Neophyte of Bulgaria upon the flood in the country
24.06.2014 19:23

Metropolitan Hilarion sends condolences to Metropolitan John of Varna and Veliki Preslav over the flood in Bulgaria

Metropolitan Hilarion sends condolences to Metropolitan John of Varna and Veliki Preslav over the flood in Bulgaria Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations, has sent to Metropolitan John of Varna and Veliki Preslav the following message of condolences over the catastrophic flood in Bulgaria
22.06.2014 20:13

Metropolitan Hilarion: We pray to all saints in the Russian land for the spiritual unity of Holy Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion: We pray to all saints in the Russian land for the spiritual unity of Holy Russia On June 22, the commemoration day of All the Saints Who Shone in the Russian Land, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the church of Our Lady the Joy to All the Afflicted-in-Bolshaya-Ordynka, Moscow.