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13.01.2020 15:20

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Bishop Joseph Werth

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Bishop Joseph Werth On 13 January 2020, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), met with the Ordinary of the Catholic Diocese of the Transfiguration in Novosibirsk, Bishop Joseph Werth, at the parish house of the church of Our Lady the Joy of All the…
08.01.2020 9:55

President of Russia visits Patriarchal Cathedral of Our Lady of the Dormition in Damascus

President of Russia visits Patriarchal Cathedral of Our Lady of the Dormition in Damascus On 7 January 2020, President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, during his visit to Syria, visited the Patriarchal Cathedral of the Dormition in Damascus.
07.01.2020 21:02

On the Nativity day the Primate of the Russian Church celebrated Great Compline at the Church of Christ the Saviour

On the Nativity day the Primate of the Russian Church celebrated Great Compline at the Church of Christ the Saviour In the evening of January 7, 2020, the feast of the Nativity of the Lord God and our Saviour Jesus Christ, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia celebrated the Great Compline at the Cathedral Church of Christ the Saviour in Moscow.
07.01.2020 12:01

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill greets Primates of Local Orthodox Churches with the Nativity of Christ

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill greets Primates of Local Orthodox Churches with the Nativity of Christ His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia sent Christmas greetings
07.01.2020 12:00

DECR chairman sends Christmas greetings to Primates of Local Orthodox Churches

DECR chairman sends Christmas greetings to Primates of Local Orthodox Churches Metropolitan Hilarion, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External  Church Relations, sent Christmas greetings
07.01.2020 9:05

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill greets heads of foreign states with Nativity of Christ and New Year

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill greets heads of foreign states with Nativity of Christ and New Year On the Feast of the Radiant Nativity of Christ and the New Year His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia sent greetings to heads of foreign states of the Orthodox tradition.
07.01.2020 9:00

DECR chairman greets heads of foreign countries, statesmen and public figures in far abroad countries with the Nativity of Christ and New Year

DECR chairman greets heads of foreign countries, statesmen and public figures in far abroad countries with the Nativity of Christ and New Year Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, sent Christmas greetings
07.01.2020 6:34

On the feast of the Nativity of Christ Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates night Liturgy at the Church of ‘Joy of All Who Sorrow’ Icon of the Mother of God in Moscow

On the feast of the Nativity of Christ Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates night Liturgy at the Church of ‘Joy of All Who Sorrow’ Icon of the Mother of God in Moscow On the night of January 7, 2020, feast of the Nativity of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, the chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, celebrated the Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom at the Church of the ‘Joy of All Who…
06.01.2020 12:03

Christmas Message by Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia

Christmas Message by Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia to the Archpastors, Pastors, Deacons, Monks and Nuns and All the Faithful Children of the Russian Orthodox Church
05.01.2020 19:25

Metropolitan Onufriy of Kiev and All Ukraine expresses support for the Serbian Church in connection with the situation in Montenegro

Metropolitan Onufriy of Kiev and All Ukraine expresses support for the Serbian Church in connection with the situation in Montenegro In the end of 2019, the Parliament of Montenegro adopted a law “On Freedom of Faith and Beliefs and Legal Status of Religious Communities”, whereby all the religious edifices that had been built before 1918, are to be transferred for ownership to the state. The clergy and laity of Montenegro…