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The Leadership of the DECR

The Leadership of the DECR

DECR Chairman

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk

Vice-chairmen

Archbishop Leonid of Vladikavkaz and Alania

Archpriest Nikolay Balashov

Archimandrite Philaret (Bulekov)

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill will open a Conference on the Primacy and Conciliarity in Orthodoxy

14.09.2021

Presentation of the Collection of documents about the Reunification of Kievan Metropolia with Russian Church in the 17th сentury will take place in Moscow

14.09.2021

Patriarchal Exarch participated in the conference timed to 800th anniversary since the birth of St. Alexander Nevsky

14.09.2021

Metropolitan Anthony of Chersonesus visits parishes in Milan

14.09.2021

Representative of the Russian Church attends the enthronement of newly elected Primate of Assyrian Church of the East

14.09.2021

DECR vice-chairman calls at the G20 Interfaith Forum to protect Christians in Africa against genocide

13.09.2021

Message of greetings by Patriarch Kirill to G20 Interfaith Forum was read out by Archbishop Leonid of Vladikavkaz and Alania

12.09.2021

The Last Dialogue of St. Macarius the Great is published in Russian for the first time

12.09.2021

Patriarch Kirill leads celebration of Alexander Nevsky’s 800th birthday anniversary in St.Petersburg

12.09.2021

Patriarchal Exarch of Southeast Asia meets with the head of Indonesian diplomatic mission to Russia

09.09.2021

His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem meets with Russian Ambassador to Israel

09.09.2021

Bishop of Antiochian Church visits Moscow Patriarchate church in Rio de Janeiro

09.09.2021

Parishioners of a captured church in Vinnitsa region: the coming of Patriarch Bartholomew has aggravated the schism

08.09.2021

Diocesan council of Tulchyn diocese under the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate condemns acts of radicals from the Orthodox Church of Ukraine after the visit of Patriarch Bartholomew to Ukraine

08.09.2021

Students of Moscow higher education institutes - representatives of the Coptic community in Egypt visit Department for External Church Relations

07.09.2021

UOC Chancellor believes that conciliar church wisdom should give assessment for Patriarch Bartholomew’s actions

24.08.2021

Bishop Victor of Baryshev: The visit of the Patriarch of Constantinople to Ukraine will cause suffering to millions of Orthodox Ukrainians

11.08.2021

Metropolitan Hilarion: Unification is impossible if one side considers the other ‘heretical’

31.07.2021

Interview of chancellor of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church Metropolitan Anthony of Borispol and Brovary

26.07.2021

Head of Russia’s MFA Sergey Lavrov’s interview towards DECR chairman Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk’s 55th birthday

24.07.2021

Metropolitan Hilarion: Through common efforts we will manage to overcome the pandemic

09.07.2021

Metropolitan Hilarion: the work of the DECR can be compared to the service of border-guards

20.05.2021

Metropolitan Hilarion: the Russian Orthodox Church does not want primacy in the Orthodox world

15.05.2021

Bishop Sylvester of Belogorodka: Constantinople’s actions against Ukraine is the unprecedented example of violation of canonical norms

13.05.2021

Irinej, Bishop of Bačka: “Patriarch Bartholomew’s Interference in Ukraine Has Caused a Schism Throughout the Whole of World Orthodoxy”

05.05.2021

Metropolitan Hilarion: Summit of the heads of Churches is possible in foreseeable future

06.04.2021

Metropolitan Hilarion: A new wave of capturing churches is possible in Ukraine

22.03.2021

Metropolitan Hilarion: Restoration of unity in our common Orthodox family is possible only through the denial of false ecclesiology

01.02.2021

Interview of Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk to Romfea church news agency

26.01.2021

Patriarch Kirill Gives Christmas Interview to Rossia TV

07.01.2021

The Orthodox Understanding of the Eucharist

06.09.2021

"Freedom and Responsibility as Viewed by His Holiness Patriarch Kirill". Address by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk (International Hellenic University online seminar, 16th February 2021)

16.02.2021

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk gave an online lecture for the Theological Institute of St. John of Damascus, Balamand University

31.01.2021

Address by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk at a session of the Interreligious Council of Russia attended by Mr. Miguel Moratinos, High-Representative for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations

21.01.2021

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk greets participants and guests of XIV International Festival ‘Russia Abroad’

08.11.2020

Opening address of Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk to participants in the panel discussion on Russki Mir Online

03.11.2020

Speech by His Holiness Patriarch Kirill at the session of Supreme Church Council on 11th December 2019

11.12.2019

Deputy Prime Minister of Hungary attends presentation of Metropolitan Hilarion’s book

28.11.2019

Address by His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia at the opening of the 2nd Summit of World Religious Leaders in Baku

14.11.2019

Presentation by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk at the Budapest Forum for Christian Communicators

06.09.2019

Metropolitan Hilarion attends theological conference devoted to St. Paul

27.06.2019

Archpriest Nikolay Danilevich: The situation in Ukraine is not at all such as being presented to Patriarch Bartholomew and as he declares to the world

07.06.2019

Paper read by Bishop Joanikije of Budimlja and Niksic (Serbian Orthodox Church) at international academic reflection-action conference on Violations of Rights of Believers in Ukraine

05.06.2019

Russia - Ukraine - Belarus: One Spiritual Space

02.06.2019

Metropolitan Anthony of Borispol: Our faithful feel betrayed by the Ecumenical Patriarchate

26.11.2018

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