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20.10.2014 16:06

Millennium of St Olav’s baptism celebrated in Norway

Millennium of St Olav’s baptism celebrated in Norway On October 16 and 17, 2014, the Parishes of St Anna of Novgorod and the Holy Princess Olga celebrated together the millennium of the baptism of St Olav, the King of Norway Equal-to-the-Apostles.
20.10.2014 15:56

Parishioners of Beirut Representation of Russian Orthodox Church worship in Tyre

Parishioners of Beirut Representation of Russian Orthodox Church worship in Tyre On October 18, 2014, the parishioners of the Beirut Representation of the Russian Orthodox Church, led by the rector Hegumen Arseny, representative of the Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia to the Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, made a trip to Tyre in southern Lebanon.
20.10.2014 15:05

Church of Dormition in Beijing celebrates 5th anniversary of its consecration

Church of Dormition in Beijing celebrates 5th anniversary of its consecration The place where the church stands today used to belong to the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in China which contributed to the development of Russia-China relations for over 250 years.
19.10.2014 19:10

Metropolitan Hilarion: Our earthly life should be the striving after God

Metropolitan Hilarion: Our earthly life should be the striving after God On 19 October 2014, 19th Sunday after Pentecost, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Moscow Church of the “Joy to All the Afflicted” Icon of the Mother of God in Bolshaya Ordynka Street. Concelebrating with him…
18.10.2014 13:05

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk delivers presentation at the opening of academic year at the Theological Faculty in Naples

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk delivers presentation at the opening of academic year at the Theological Faculty in Naples On 17 October 2014, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, visited Naples at the invitation of Crescenzio Cardinal Sepe, Archbishop of Naples, in order to take part in the opening of the academic year at the Pontifical Theological Faculty of Southern Italy.
18.10.2014 13:02

The Theology of Freedom. Christianity and Secular Power: From the Edict of Milan to the Present

The Theology of Freedom. Christianity and Secular Power: From the Edict of Milan to the Present Presentation by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk Chairman of the Department of External Church Relations at the Opening of the Academic Year at the Pontifical Theological Faculty of the Southern Italy, 17 October 2014.
17.10.2014 23:02

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with the Vatican Secretary of State

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with the Vatican Secretary of State On 17 October 2014, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, met with Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Secretary of State of the Holy See.
17.10.2014 20:59

Participants in 2nd International Forum ‘Religion and Peace’ call religious leaders to combine efforts to combat extremism under religious slogans

Participants in 2nd International Forum ‘Religion and Peace’ call religious leaders to combine efforts to combat extremism under religious slogans On 16 October 2014, the 2nd International Forum ‘Religion and Peace’, organized by the Department for Inter-Regional Cooperation, National Policy and Relations with Religious Organizations of Moscow, took place in Moscow.
17.10.2014 19:24

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Pope Francis

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Pope Francis Metropolitan Hilarion conveyed greetings from His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia to the Primate of the Roman Catholic Church, and Pope Francis conveyed his fraternal greetings and best wishes to Patriarch Kirill.
17.10.2014 13:37

Parish of Holy Martyrs Valentine and Pasicratus in German city of Ulm celebrates its 20th anniversary

Parish of Holy Martyrs Valentine and Pasicratus in German city of Ulm celebrates its 20th anniversary On 12 October 2014, celebrations marking the 20th anniversary of the foundation of the Parish of the Holy Martyrs Valentine and Pasicratus in Ulm (Germany) took place at the Church of the Kursk Root Icon of the Mother God “Of the Sign”.