Archbishop Alexander

Making our way to the Church of Benin

November 29, 2015 Featured News
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Orthodox Mission Fraternity – November 2015 In early September, by the grace of God, we paid a pastoral visit to the Republic of Benin. Arriving in Cotonou, the largest city of the country, we met with the local priests and discussed the various issues of the parishes and particularly the ever-surging challenges they encounter due […]

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70TH ANNIVERSARY OF ST. NICHOLAS’S CATHEDRAL CELEBRATED IN IRANIAN CAPITAL

May 28, 2015 Featured News

On May 22, 2015, the Feast of the Translation of the Relics of St. Nicholas from Myra to Bari, the Russian Orthodox parish in Teheran celebrated the 70th anniversary of St. Nicolas’s Cathedral. With the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, the festive liturgy was celebrated by Archbishop Alexander of […]

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‘No nuance of Orthodox community’s life escapes president’s attention’

January 10, 2013 Featured News
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10/1/13 There is no disagreement between the representatives of the various religious denominations in Azerbaijan. The statement came from Archbishop Alexander of Baku and Azerbaijan at a reception hosted by the Baku-Azerbaijan Diocese on the occasion of Christmas. “President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev congratulated the Azerbaijani people on the New Year, especially with a greeting […]

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The Ukrainian Church Primate’s secretary manipulates him, the Orthodox activist says

January 26, 2012 News

Moscow, January 26, Interfax – Metropolitan Vladimir’s of Kiev and Ukraine secretary Archbishop Alexander uses his illness in his own interests, head of the Ukrainian Union of Orthodox Brotherhoods Valentin Lukiyanik believes. “His Beatitude, in fact, is the subject of Archbishop Alexander’s manipulations. The sick person is used for someone’s purposes and the only purpose […]

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Secretary for the Primate of the UOC Archbishop Alexander commented on health condition of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr

November 24, 2011 News

23/11/2011 On November 23, having returned from the hospital, where Metropolitan Volodymyr stays, Archbishop Alexander of Pereyaslav-Khmelnytskyy and Vyshneve held a press conference for journalists, who gathered at the Refectory Church of the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra. Answering the reporters’ questions, His Eminence Alexander said in particular: “Today, Metropolitan Volodymyr is in the intensive care unit. His […]

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On November 20 Metropolitan Volodymyr received the Holy Communion and thanked everyone for Prayers

November 21, 2011 News

Ukrainian Church On Sunday, November 20, Archbishop Alexander of Pereyaslav-Khmelnytskyy and Vyshneve celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the church of All Saints at the construction site of the Holy Resurrection Cathedral in Kyiv. Concelebrating to the Bishop were the clergymen of the church of All Saints. During the Liturgy the specific request for the health […]

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“We ask to intensify prayers for recovery of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr,” – Archbishop Alexander

November 2, 2011 News

1/11/2011 On Sunday, October 30, the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church was put in hospital again. At present the doctors estimate the condition of health of His Beatitude Metropolitan Volodymyr as grave. We ask all who care about the health of the Primate of our Church to intensify the prayers for recovery of Metropolitan […]

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Facsimile edition of the Gospel of Lutsk Presented

October 25, 2011 News

Ukrainian Church On October 21, at the UNIAN news agency a facsimile edition of a unique manuscript of the mid XIV century the Lutsk Gospel was presented. Re-print edition of one of the oldest landmarks of Ukrainian writing was performed by the DioceseVolyn of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. The project is dedicated to celebrating the […]

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Kairat Mami met with Metropolitan of Astana and Kazakhstan Archbishop Alexander

June 20, 2011 News

20.06.2011 Orthodox Church in Kazakhstan Speaker of the Senate of Kazakhstan, Head of the Secretariat of the Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions Kairat Mami has met with Metropolitan of Astana and Kazakhstan Archbishop Alexander today. The Metropolitan is taking part in the 10th session of the Secretariat, the press service of the […]

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