The Far Abroad

12.02.2018 11:50

Russian Orthodox bishop attends meeting of the Lord Mayor of London with representatives of religious communities

Russian Orthodox bishop attends meeting of the Lord Mayor of London with representatives of religious communities The tradition of the Lord Mayor’s meetings with leaders of religious communities goes back to the 18th century. Representatives of many different religions are invited to these meetings in the capital of Great Britain.
11.02.2018 23:20

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk celebrates Divine Liturgy at Cathedral of St. Nicholas in Vienna

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk celebrates Divine Liturgy at Cathedral of St. Nicholas in Vienna On 11 February 2018, Sunday of the Last Judgment, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of St. Nicholas in the capital of Austria.
09.02.2018 14:37

Interreligious working group completes unprecedented humanitarian action in Syria and Lebanon

Interreligious working group completes unprecedented humanitarian action in Syria and Lebanon On 9 February 2018, the delegation of the Interreligious working group of Russia’s Presidental Council for Cooperation with Religious Organizations completed its visit to Syria and Lebanon.
08.02.2018 10:38

Interreligious delegation from Russia holds meetings with Syrian state leaders

Interreligious delegation from Russia holds meetings with Syrian state leaders The visit of the interreligious delegation from Russia has attracted a broad attention of the Arab mass media. It members gave numerous interviews in intervals between meetings and held briefings to inform the mass media about the aims and tasks of their visit.
07.02.2018 7:49

Religious leaders from Russia visit Syrian orphans

Religious leaders from Russia visit Syrian orphans On 5 February 2018, the delegation of the Interreligious working group of Russia’s Presidential Council for Cooperation with Religious Organizations continued its visit to Syria.
06.02.2018 11:24

Russian religious communities carry out a humanitarian action in Syria unprecedented in its scale

Russian religious communities carry out a humanitarian action in Syria unprecedented in its scale On February 4, 2018, the delegation of the interreligious working group under the Russian President’s Council carried out a major action for distribution of humanitarian aid to suffering people in Syria.
04.02.2018 9:58

Representatives of religious communities of Syria and Russia meet in Damascus

Representatives of religious communities of Syria and Russia meet in Damascus On 3 February 2018, a delegation of the Working Group for Rendering Aid to the People of Syria of Russia’s Presidential Council for Cooperation with Religious Organizations began its visit to Syria and Lebanon, which will be completed on February 9.
30.01.2018 19:32

Patriarch Kirill’s congratulations to Sauli Niinistӧ on his re-election as President of the Republic of Finland

Patriarch Kirill’s congratulations to Sauli Niinistӧ on his re-election as President of the Republic of Finland His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has congratulated President of the Republic of Finland Sauli Niinistӧ on his re-election.
29.01.2018 18:31

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill congratulates Miloš Zeman on reelection as President of the Czech Republic

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill congratulates Miloš Zeman on reelection as President of the Czech Republic His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia sent a message of greetings to the President of the Czech Republic Miloš Zeman on his reelection.
27.01.2018 23:51

Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over the tragedy in South Korean city of Miryang

Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over the tragedy in South Korean city of Miryang Dozens of people died in the fire that broke out on January 26, 2018, in a hospital in the South Korean city of Miryang. A message of condolences over the tragedy was sent to President Moon Jae-In by His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia