(Russian) Предстоятели Александрийской и Русской Православной Церквей выразили соболезнование в связи с гибелью в авиакатастрофе Президента Польши Леха Качиньского, его супруги Марии, высокопоставленных лиц государства и многих польских граждан.
The welcoming party at el-Nouzha airport included His Beatitude Theodore II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa, Metropolitan Kallinikos of Pelusium, Bishop Gabriel of Mareotis and Hegumen Leonid Gorbachev, representative of the Patriarch of Moscow to the Patriarch of Alexandria.
On 8 April 2010, a Paschal reception was given at the mansion of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on behalf of the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate's Department for external church relations was among the guests.
Present at the thanksgiving were guests from the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland including Archbishop Yukka Paarma of Turku and Finland, director for international relations Risto Cantell, the archbishop’s secretary Rev. Heikki Jaaskelainen and the Rev. Timo Roskvist, as well as Lithuanian Ambassador to Russia Antanas Vinkus and the chairman…
Dear Brother, Kindly accept my congratulations and best wishes on the occasion of your 80th birthday.
On April 1, the Holy and Great Thursday, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia celebrated vespers and the Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great at the cathedral Church of Christ the Saviour. He was assisted by a great assembly of bishops and priests.
His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with Cuban Ambassador to Russia Juan Valdes Figueroa and chairman of the Cuban Institute of Ophthalmology academic council, Frank E. Martinez.
His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia had a brief talk with Greek Defence Minister Evangelos Venizelos on March 29 at the Convent of John the Precursor in Moscow.
His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia made the following statement on the terrorist acts at the Moscow Metro on 29 March 2010.
His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has sent the following message to His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia on the occasion of his Day of Baptismal Glory when a Serb family celebrates the memory of its patron saint.
The Inter-Council Presence’s commission for opposing and overcoming church schisms has assembled for its first meeting on 25 March 2010 at the Kiev Monastery of the Caves. It is chaired by His Beatitude Metropolitan Vladimir of Kiev and All Ukraine, primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk,…
His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has sent the following congratulatory message to Costa Rican President-elect Ms. Laura Chinchilla Miranda
His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has sent the following message to His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of the Holy City of Jerusalem and All Palestine, congratulating him of his Name Day
On 22 March 2010, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with the President of Guatemala Álvaro Colom Caballeros at the Patriarchal Chambers of the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow, press service of the Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia reports.
His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has sent the following congratulatory message to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on the occasion of his 60th birthday
On 21 March 2010, after the Divine Liturgy celebrated at the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia congratulated Metropolitan Philaret of Minsk and Slutsk, Patriarchal Exarch of All Belarus, on his 75th birthday and read out the following congratulatory address.
On March 21, 2010, the fifth week of Lent and the commemoration day of St. Mary of Egypt, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia celebrated the Liturgy of St. Basil the Great at the cathedral Church of Christ the Saviour.
The Board of Patrons for the Orthodox Monastery of St. George the Victorious in Goetschendorf, Germany, met on 19 March 2010 at the Church of Christ the Saviour’s Red Hall.
On 18 March 2010, after the signing of the joint declaration at the Throne Hall in the main resident at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin and talk with the media, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia and the Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin…
His Holiness Patriarch Kirill delivered a speech on the role of the Church in the modern world and invited Catholicos Karekin II on his own behalf and on behalf of the head of the Spiritual Board of Muslims of the Caucasus Sheikh ul-Islam Allahshukur Pasha-zade to take part in the…