The 4th European Orthodox-Catholic Forum completes its work in Minsk

On 5 June 2014, the 4th European Orthodox-Catholic Forum on ‘Religion and Cultural Pluralism: Challenges for the Christian Churches in Europe’ completed its work in Minsk. Taking part in the forum were Orthodox and Catholic hierarchs, clergymen and laymen from twenty-one European countries. On the last day of their work, the delegates adopted a final statement ...

Lukashenko: if we lose Christian values – we lose everything

Minsk, June 3, Interfax - Byelorussian President Alexander Lukashenko says it is inadmissible to rule Christian values out of people's lives. “Today we should be united as never before as there is a serious strike made against the most important thing that have always united us and brought us up. It is a strike against the ...

Metropolitan Hilarion Slams UNIATES for causing damage in Ukraine and to the Orthodox-Roman Catholic dialogue

6/5/14 Metropolitan Hilarion: Actions of the Uniates have caused great damage not only to the Ukraine and her citizens, but also to the Orthodox-Catholic dialogue Greetings by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk to the Participants of the 4th European Orthodox-Catholic Forum (Minsk, 2 – 6 June 2014) Your Eminences and Graces, Esteemed Fathers and Brothers, Dear organizers and participants of the ...

Belarus’s President Alexander Lukashenko meets with participants in 4th Orthodox-Catholic Forum

On June 3, 2014, Belarus’s President Alexander Lukashenko received in audience participants in the 4th Orthodox-Catholic Forum “Religion and Cultural Diversity: Challenges for Christian Churches in Europe”, which opened yesterday in Minsk. The meeting, which took place at the Palace of Independence, was attended by Orthodox and Catholic hierarchs and theologians from 22 European countries. Mr ...

Minsk to host Orthodox- Roman Catholic Forum 2-6 June

May 2014 MINSK, 30 May (BelTA) – Representatives of 22 countries will take part in the Orthodox-Catholic Forum which will be held in Minsk on 2-6 June, Superior of the All Saints Memorial Church Archpriest Fyodor Povnyi told reporters on 30 May, BelTA has learned.According to Fyodor Povnyi, the Orthodox-Catholic Forum will become an important event ...