The Far Abroad

04.09.2018 13:58

DECR secretary had a working meeting with the head of Republika Srbska representation in Russia

DECR secretary had a working meeting with the head of Republika Srbska representation in Russia Archpriest Sergiy Zvonarev, secretary for the far abroad of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), met with the head of the representation of Republika Srbska (part of Bosnia and Herzegovina), Dusko Perovic, councillor of the president of Republika Srpska, at the DECR.
27.08.2018 17:51

DECR chairman had a meeting with Indonesian ambassador

DECR chairman had a meeting with Indonesian ambassador On August 27, 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), met with Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia in Russia Mohamad Wahid Supriyadi.
27.08.2018 15:28

DECR chairman meets with Italia’s ambassador to Russia

DECR chairman meets with Italia’s ambassador to Russia Metropolitan Hilarion, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), met with newly appointed Italian Ambassador to Russia Pasquale Terracciano.
13.08.2018 18:44

DECR vice-chairman meets with Swiss ambassador to Russia

DECR vice-chairman meets with Swiss ambassador to Russia On August 13, 2018, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Switzerland to Russia Ives Rossier visited the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR) and was received by the DECR vice-chairman Archpriest Nikolay Balashov.
10.08.2018 10:27

Patriarchal deanery in Thailand has given humanitarian aids to Karen refugees

Patriarchal deanery in Thailand has given humanitarian aids to Karen refugees On August 7, 2018, with a blessing of the dean of the Patriarchal Parishes in Thailand and the Russian Orthodox Church representative in Thailand, Archimandrite Oleg (Cherepanin), a working group visited the Ban Huai Sua village in the Tanah Seri Hills on the Thailand–Myanmar border.
06.08.2018 17:02

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill sends condolences over the death of people as the result of earthquake in Indonesia

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill sends condolences over the death of people as the result of earthquake in Indonesia His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia expressed condolences to the President of Indonesia, Mr. Joko Widodo, over the death of people as the result of the earthquake on Lombok island.
03.08.2018 12:10

Requiem service for sailors of Arctic convoys who had died during World War II was celebrated in Iceland

Requiem service for sailors of Arctic convoys who had died during World War II was celebrated in Iceland On 29 July 2018, Russia's Navy Day, the compatriots laid flowers to the Hope for Peace Monument in Reykjavik, Iceland.
01.08.2018 10:47

Russian Orthodox Church’s parishes in various countries celebrate 1030th anniversary of the Baptism of Russia

Russian Orthodox Church’s parishes in various countries celebrate 1030th anniversary of the Baptism of Russia The divine services marking the 1030th anniversary of the Baptism of Russia were celebrated at the parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church in various countries.
25.07.2018 10:45

Russian Orthodox Church representatives take part in discussion at the conference of leaders of Rossotrudnichestvo representations abroad

Russian Orthodox Church representatives take part in discussion at the conference of leaders of Rossotrudnichestvo representations abroad On July 24, 2018, leaders and representatives of the Rossotrudnichestvo missions held a section discussion on Support for Representatives of Partner Non-Commercial Organizations in Developing and Promoting International Humanitarian Projects, as part of their annual meeting at the press center of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
24.07.2018 22:25

Families of Russian servicemen who died in Syria visit monasteries of the Church of Antioch

Families of Russian servicemen who died in Syria visit monasteries of the Church of Antioch On July 24, 2018, widows, parents and children of Russian servicemen who died in Syria, while on a visit to the Arab Republic of Syria at the invitation of President Bashar Assad, made a pilgrimage to the monasteries of the Orthodox Church of Antioch in Maaloula and Sednaya.
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