DECR delegation arrives in Colombia

18.08.2010 A delegation of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations has begun its visit to Colombia on August 18, 2010, on the invitation of the Colombia Ambassador in Russia, H.E. Diego Jose Tobon Echeverri. It includes Hegumen Philip Riabykh, DECR vice-chairman, Rev. Sergiy Zvonarev, DECR secretary for the far abroad, Mr. M. Palacio ...

DECR vice-chairman meets with a representative of the Church of England

11.06.2010 Hegumen Philip Riabykh, vice-chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations, met with Bishop John Ronald Angus Stroyan of Warwick, a member of the Orthodox-Anglican Commission for Theological Dialogue and one of the patrons of the St. Andrew Foundation, which helps Orthodox Churches and some other confessions in Eastern Europe to send students ...