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05.06.2014 22:59

The Churches in Europe working group of the St. Petersburg Dialogue of civil societies in Russia and German meet in St. Petersburg

The Churches in Europe working group of the St. Petersburg Dialogue of civil societies in Russia and German meet in St. Petersburg On June 5, 2014, the Churches in Europe working group of the St. Petersburg Dialogue, a forum of civil societies in Russia and Germany, met in St. Petersburg to discuss the theme “Understanding of Religious Freedom in the Democratic Society”.
04.06.2014 15:44

DECR representatives meets with grandson of founder of Islamic Republic of Iran

DECR representatives meets with grandson of founder of Islamic Republic of Iran In his speech, the Iranian Ambassador Mehdi Sanaei underlined the importance of the development of interreligious dialogue and cooperation between the two countries.
04.06.2014 15:13

Hierarchs of the three Local Orthodox Churches celebrate at the Intercession church in Minsk

Hierarchs of the three Local Orthodox Churches celebrate at the Intercession church in Minsk (Russian) 4 июня 2014 года митрополит Волоколамский Иларион совершил в минском храме Покрова Пресвятой Богородицы, что в Крупцах, Божественную литургию в сослужении архиепископа Михаловско-Кошицкого Георгия (Православная Церковь Чешских земель и Словакии) и епископа Силуана, окормляющего приходы Румынской Православной Церкви в Италии.
04.06.2014 12:28

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk addresses 4th European Orthodox-Catholic Forum in Minsk

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk addresses 4th European Orthodox-Catholic Forum in Minsk On June 3, 2014, the 4th European Orthodox-Catholic Forum on Religion and Cultural Pluralism: Challenges for the Christian Churches in Europe held its first plenary session.
04.06.2014 12:28

The Role of Secular and Christian Values in Contemporary Multicultural European Society

The Role of Secular and Christian Values in Contemporary Multicultural European Society Presentation by the Chairman of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk аt the International Forum on 'Religious and Cultural Pluralism: The Challenges for the Christian Churches of Europe' (2 - 6 June 2014).
03.06.2014 22:20

Russian Orthodox Church delegation attends consecration of new cathedral in Tirana

Russian Orthodox Church delegation attends consecration of new cathedral in Tirana (Russian) Торжества освящения Воскресенского собора в албанской столице состоялись 1 июня, в неделю 7-ю по Пасхе.
03.06.2014 19:44

Metropolitan Hilarion: In today’s society the voice of the Church often becomes a voice crying in the wilderness

Metropolitan Hilarion: In today’s society the voice of the Church often becomes a voice crying in the wilderness Before the beginning of the 4th Orthodox-Catholic Forum on Religion and Cultural Diversity: Challenges for the Christian Churches in Europe to take place from June 2 to 5, 2014, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations, answered questions from Byelorussian journalists.
03.06.2014 14:55

Belarus’s President Alexander Lukashenko meets with participants in 4th Orthodox-Catholic Forum

Belarus’s President Alexander Lukashenko meets with participants in 4th Orthodox-Catholic Forum On June 3, 2014, Belarus’s President Alexander Lukashenko received in audience participants in the 4th Orthodox-Catholic Forum “Religion and Cultural Diversity: Challenges for Christian Churches in Europe”, which opened yesterday in Minsk. The meeting, which took place at the Palace of Independence, was attended by Orthodox and Catholic hierarchs and…
03.06.2014 11:20

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk speaks at the opening of the 4th European Orthodox-Catholic Forum in Minsk

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk speaks at the opening of the 4th European Orthodox-Catholic Forum in Minsk On 2 June 2014, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR), arrived in Minsk with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia to take part in the 4th European Orthodox-Catholic Forum.
03.06.2014 11:20

Metropolitan Hilarion: Actions of the Uniates have caused great damage not only to the Ukraine and her citizens, but also to the Orthodox-Catholic dialogue

Metropolitan Hilarion: Actions of the Uniates have caused great damage not only to the Ukraine and her citizens, but also to the Orthodox-Catholic dialogue Greetings by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk to the Participants of the 4th European Orthodox-Catholic Forum (Minsk, 2 – 6 June 2014)