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28.11.2014 10:20

Russian Church representative takes part in discussion on protection of holy sites

Russian Church representative takes part in discussion on protection of holy sites A roundtable was held at the International Press Center in Brussels under the theme “Protection of Holy Sites in Armed Conflict Area” organized by the Council of Europe’s liaison office with the European Union.
27.11.2014 22:23

Russian Church delegation arrive in Sofia for celebrations marking centenary of consecration of St. Nicholas Church Representation

Russian Church delegation arrive in Sofia for celebrations marking centenary of consecration of St. Nicholas Church Representation The delegation was met at the airport by Metropolitan John of Varna and Veliko Preslav, rector of the Patriarchal Church Representation in Sofia, Archimandrite Philip (Vasiltsev) and Mr. Ye. Prikhodko, second secretary of the Russian Embassy in Bulgaria.
27.11.2014 13:12

Second International Patristic Conference to take place in Moscow

Second International Patristic Conference to take place in Moscow The presentations will take place on December 11-12 from 09.00 a.m. till 05.30 p.m.
25.11.2014 13:48

90th anniversary of consecration of Memorial Church of St Alexander Nevsky celebrated in Bulgaria

90th anniversary of consecration of Memorial Church of St Alexander Nevsky celebrated in Bulgaria On 23 November 2014, the Bulgarian Orthodox Church celebrated the commemoration day of the Holy and Right-Believing Prince Alexander Nevsky and the 90th anniversary of the consecration of the Memorial Church dedicated to the holy Russian prince, web-site of St Nicholas Church, metochion of the Russian Orthodox Church in Sofia,…
21.11.2014 21:25

Patriarch Kirill meets with new US ambassador

Patriarch Kirill meets with new US ambassador The Primate of the Russian Church made a special mention of the importance of the Orthodox factor in the history of relations between the two countries, recalling in particular that the first Orthodox Christians appeared in the west of the United States, in Alaska, as far back as the time…
20.11.2014 15:37

Patriarch Kirill celebrates liturgy at his residence

Patriarch Kirill celebrates liturgy at his residence He was assisted by Schema-Archimandrite Iliy (Nozdrin).
19.11.2014 22:31

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with students of advanced course for newly-installed bishops of Russian Orthodox Church

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with students of advanced course for newly-installed bishops of Russian Orthodox Church The course on ‘Topical Issues of Church-State Relations,’ organized by the Ss Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute for Post-Graduate Studies, is being held for the fourth time.
17.11.2014 16:29

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Ambassador of Great Britain to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Ambassador of Great Britain to Russia They were joined in the working meeting, which took place at the DECR premises, by Mr. Miguel Palacio, a staff member of the DECR secretariat for far abroad countries, and by Ms Sarah Fleming, second secretary of the Embassy of Great Britain in Moscow.
17.11.2014 10:13

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill visits Serbian Orthodox Church on November 14-16

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill visits Serbian Orthodox Church on November 14-16 On 14-16 November 2014, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia paid an irenical visit to the Serbian Orthodox Church.
17.11.2014 1:28

Reception given in honour of Patriarch Kirill in conclusion of his visit to Serbia

Reception given in honour of Patriarch Kirill in conclusion of his visit to Serbia Patriarch Irenaeus warmly thanked Patriarch Kirill for his visit to the Serbian Orthodox Church.