The Far Abroad

26.06.2018 11:02

DECR chairman meets with Greek deputy minister of foreign affairs

DECR chairman meets with Greek deputy minister of foreign affairs On June 24, 2018, with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), arrived in Athens.
25.06.2018 16:02

Archbishop Sergiy of Solnechnogorsk met with Davao city authorities

Archbishop Sergiy of Solnechnogorsk met with Davao city authorities On June 25, 2018, Archbishop Sergiy of Solnechnogorsk, administrator of the Moscow Patriarchate parishes in East and South-East Asia, met with the deputy mayor of the city of Davao, Mr. Bernard Al-ag.
25.06.2018 15:53

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill greets Recep Tayyip Erdoğan with his re-election as President of Turkey

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill greets Recep Tayyip Erdoğan with his re-election as President of Turkey His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia congratulated Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on his re-election as President of Turkey.
25.06.2018 14:29

A hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church celebrates the first ever liturgy on Mindanao Island in the Philippines

A hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church celebrates the first ever liturgy on Mindanao Island in the Philippines On June 23-24, 2018, the administrator of the Moscow Patriarchate parishes in East and South-East Asia, Archbishop Sergiy of Solnechnogorsk, visited Orthodox communities of the Moscow Patriarchate in the Davao and Kotabato provinces in the Philippines.
22.06.2018 13:52

Administrator of Moscow Patriarchate parishes in East and South-East Asia begins his trip to Philippines

Administrator of Moscow Patriarchate parishes in East and South-East Asia begins his trip to Philippines June 22, 2018 – the administrator of the Moscow Patriarchate parishes in East and South-East Asia, Archbishop Sergiy of Solnechnogorsk, has arrived in Davao, the administrative center of Mindanao Island in Philippines.
13.06.2018 22:30

Patriarch Kirill meets with Greek foreign minister Nikos Kotzias

Patriarch Kirill meets with Greek foreign minister Nikos Kotzias On June 13, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with the minister of foreign affairs of the Republic of Greece, Mr. Nikos Kotzias, at the patriarchal working residence in Chistyj Pereulok.
05.06.2018 20:12

Patriarch Kirill meets with Jordan’s ambassador to Russia

Patriarch Kirill meets with Jordan’s ambassador to Russia On June 5, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, met with the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Hashemite State of Jordan to the Russian Federation, Mr. Amjad Adaile.
05.06.2018 17:17

Patriarch Kirill meets with Portuguese ambassador to Russia

Patriarch Kirill meets with Portuguese ambassador to Russia On June 5, 2018, His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, met with Portugal ambassador to Russia Pauly Viseu Pineiro.
05.06.2018 11:07

Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs visits Church of St. Sergius of Radonezh in the Republic of South Africa

Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs visits Church of St. Sergius of Radonezh in the Republic of South Africa On 4 June 2018, Mr. Sergey Lavrov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, currently on a working visit to the Republic of South Africa, tended on the Church of St. Sergius of Radonezh in Johannesburg.
01.06.2018 14:58

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with French Ambassador to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with French Ambassador to Russia On 1 June 2018, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchates Department for External Church Relations (DECR), met with H.E. Sylvie Bermann, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the French Republic to the Russian Federation, accompanied by two staff members of the Embassy.