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31.08.2014 18:13

Metropolitan Hilarion: We pray that the Lord may give our children intelligence and wisdom

Metropolitan Hilarion: We pray that the Lord may give our children intelligence and wisdom On August 31, 2014, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the church of Our Lady the Joy to All the Afflicted-in-Bolshaya Ordynka in Moscow.
30.08.2014 17:31

Patriarch Kirill congratulates Belarus’s President Alexander Lukashenko on his 60th birthday

Patriarch Kirill congratulates Belarus’s President Alexander Lukashenko on his 60th birthday Below is the congratulatory message sent by His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia to Belarus’s President Alexander Lukashenko on the occasion of his 60th birthday
29.08.2014 21:48

Patriarch Kirill’s congratulations to Raul Khadzhimba elected President of the Republic of Abkhazia

Patriarch Kirill’s congratulations to Raul Khadzhimba elected President of the Republic of Abkhazia Below is the congratulatory message sent by His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia to Mr. R. Khadzhimba on his election as President of the Republic of Abkhazia
29.08.2014 15:55

Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates funeral service for Archbishop Longin of Klin

Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates funeral service for Archbishop Longin of Klin On August 28, 2014, the Day of the Dormition of Our Lady, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Catholic church of St. Sebastian offered for Orthodox service in Bonn. He was assisted by Archbishop Feofan of…
27.08.2014 19:56

Primate of Russian Orthodox Church meets with Ambassador of Israel, Ms. Dorit Golender

Primate of Russian Orthodox Church meets with Ambassador of Israel, Ms. Dorit Golender On 27 August 2014, at the Patriarchal working residence in Chisty side-street, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with Ms. Dorit Golender, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the State of Israel to the Russian Federation.
27.08.2014 16:35

9th meeting of Joint Russian-Iranian Commission for Orthodoxy-Islam Dialogue takes place in Tehran

9th meeting of Joint Russian-Iranian Commission for Orthodoxy-Islam Dialogue takes place in Tehran On 25-26 August 2014, the 9th meeting of the Joint Russian-Iranian Commission for Orthodoxy-Islam Dialogue took place in the capital of Iran. This year, the meeting was dedicated to the theme “Importance and Strengthening of Cooperation and Mutual Understanding between Islam and Orthodoxy.”
26.08.2014 17:29

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Patriarch Irenaeus of Serbia and members of the Serbian Church’s Holy Synod

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Patriarch Irenaeus of Serbia and members of the Serbian Church’s Holy Synod With the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relation, was on a working trip to Serbia on August 25-26, 2014.
26.08.2014 12:04

Patriarchal greeting to participants in the 9th meeting of Joint Russian-Iranian Commission for Orthodoxy-Islam Dialogue

Patriarchal greeting to participants in the 9th meeting of Joint Russian-Iranian Commission for Orthodoxy-Islam Dialogue His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia sent a message of greeting to the participants in the 9th meeting of the Joint Russian-Iranian Commission for Orthodoxy-Islam Dialogue, which takes place in Tehran, Iran, on 25-26 August 2014. The text of the message is given below.
25.08.2014 20:11

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolence over demise of Archbishop Longin of Klin

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolence over demise of Archbishop Longin of Klin His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia expressed his condolences over the death of Archbishop Longil of Klin, Patriarchal vicar, representative of the Russian Orthodox Church in Germany.
25.08.2014 19:29

Archbishop Longin of Klin deceased in the Lord

Archbishop Longin of Klin deceased in the Lord On 25 August 2014, in Düsseldorf, Archbishop Longin of Klin, representative of the Russian Orthodox Church in Germany, deceased in the Lord at the age of 68.