Category: Russia

Metropolitan Anthony of Volokolamsk Awarded Honorary Doctorate by Russia’s Diplomatic Academy

OCP- June 15, 2024

mospat.ru DECR – OCP News Service – 15/06/2024 Moscow – Russia: On June 14, 2024, at the Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the ... Read More

Archimandrite Alexy (Smirnov) Consecrated as the Bishop of Baku and Azerbaijan

OCP- June 14, 2024

patriarchia.ru OCP News Service – 14/06/2024 Moscow- Russia: Archimandrite Alexy (Smirnov) was consecrated as the Bishop of Baku and Azerbaijan at the Church of the ... Read More

Thai Princess Visits St. Nicholas Cathedral in Bangkok

OCP- June 13, 2024

mospat.ru DECR and OCP News Service – 13/06/2024 Moscow- Russia: On June 11, 2024, Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn of Thailand paid an ... Read More

Patriarch Kirill Congratulates Narendra Modi on Re-Election as Indian Prime Minister

OCP- June 13, 2024

DECR – OCP News Service – 13/06/2024 Moscow – Russia: On June 12, 2024, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia extended his heartfelt congratulations ... Read More

Liturgy with Ukrainian Schismatics Creates Rift Between Russia and Bulgaria

OCP- June 1, 2024

patriarchia.ru OCP News Service – 01/06/2024 Moscow- Russia: The Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church expressed deep concern following a report by Metropolitan Anthony ... Read More

Coptic and Russian Orthodox Churches Strengthen Ties Through Monastic Delegation Visit

OCP- May 31, 2024

copticorthodox.church OCP News Service and DECR – 31/05/2024 Cairo – Egypt: A delegation of Russian Orthodox monastics led by Metropolitan Isidore of Smolensk and Dorogobuzh ... Read More

Metropolitan Anthony of Volokolamsk Meets with Metropolitan Athanasius of Limassol in Cyprus

OCP- May 20, 2024

DECR – OCP News Service – 20/05/2024 Moscow – Russia: Metropolitan Anthony of Volokolamsk, head of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate, met ... Read More

Patriarch Kirill Expresses Sadness and Outrage Over Serbian Church Leaders Denied Entry into Kosovo

OCP- May 18, 2024

OCP News Service – 21/04/2024 Moscow- Russia: His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow has expressed sadness and outrage over the denial of entry into Kosovo for ... Read More

Archimandrite Auxentius (Abrazhey) Consecrated as the Bishop of Nesviz, Vicar of the Patriarchal Exarch of All Belarus

OCP- April 24, 2024

OCP News Service – 21/04/2024 Moscow- Russia: Archimandrite Auxentius (Abrazhey)  was consecrated as the Bishop of Nesviz, Vicar of the Patriarchal Exarch of All Belarus ... Read More

Catholicos Mathews III of Malankara Receives Russian Medal of “Glory and Honor” First Degree for Fostering Orthodox Unity

OCP- April 19, 2024

DECR - OCP News Service – 19/04/2024 Moscow- Russia: With the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Rus', in consideration of ... Read More