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10.02.2010 19:45

Clerics from Russia celebrate requiem service at the tomb of Metropolitan Laurus of the blessed memory, the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad

On 6 February 2010, during the All-Night Vigil celebrated at the Synodal Cathedral of the "Sign" Icon of the Mother of God in New York, the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, archpastors and clerics met the honourable head of St.…
10.02.2010 17:56

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk: ‘Holiness is a calling of every Christian’

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations, spoke on holiness and ways leading to it in his talk in the Church and the World TV broadcast on February 6, 2010.
10.02.2010 16:04

Members of the Synod of the Russian Church Abroad pray before the honourable head of St. John Chrysostom

After the festal divine service, a regular session of the Synod of Bishops began to continue its work till February 11, website of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia reports.
10.02.2010 13:23

Jonah, Archbishop of Washington, Metropolitan of all America and Canada, congratulated DECR Chairman on the occasion of elevation to the rank of Metropolitan

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10.02.2010 0:11

Patriarchal congratulations to Ms. Victor Yanukovich on his election as President of Ukraine

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has sent the following congratulatory message to Mr. Victor Yanukovich, leader of the Regions’ Party, on the occasion of his victory in the Ukrainian presidential elections
10.02.2010 0:09

Patriarchal message to Ukrainian people

As a result of the Ukrainian presidential elections run-off on 7 February 2010, Mr. Victor Yanukovich has become Ukrainian President. In connection with the end of the presidential elections, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has sent the following message to the Ukrainian people.
09.02.2010 9:25

A Russian Orthodox church to be built in downtown Paris

During his visit to France in 2007, His Holiness Patriarch Alexy II of Moscow and All Russia expressed his wish to build a Russian Orthodox church in Paris in his talk with President Nicolas Sarkozy of the French Republic.
08.02.2010 16:37

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with the Chairman of the Russian Accounts Chamber Sergei Stepashin

The archpastors visited the Church of St. Sergius of Radonezh at the Accounts Chamber consecrated by His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia on 14 January 2010.
07.02.2010 20:25

Primate of the Orthodox Church of the Czech Lands and Slovakia celebrates at the Church of the “Joy to All the Afflicted” Icon of the Mother of God in Moscow

On February 6, His Beatitude Metropolitan Christopher, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, and Archbishop Nifon of Philippopolis celebrated the All-Night Vigil at the Church of the "Joy to All the Afflicted" Icon of the Mother of God.
06.02.2010 23:50

Metropolitan Hilarion: Christianity is a religion of the people of spirit

Address to a forum of Orthodox youth on 16 January 2010 in Penza, Russia.