Patriarch Irinej of Serbia Receives the Prestigious Orthodox Unity Award

Church of Serbia - 26/5/18 On 23 May 2018 at the award ceremony of the International Fund for Unity of Orthodox Peoples held in the solemn hall of the Church Assemblies at the church of Christ the Saviour in Moscow, His Holiness Irinej was awarded with the high award of the Fund. He also addressed the ...

ROUND-TABLE CONFERENCE ON ‘THE HERITAGE OF HOLY RUS’ AND CHALLENGES OF THE MODERN WORLD’

On 22 January 2015, the round-table conference on ‘The Heritage of Holy Rus’ and Challenges of the Modern World’ took place at the State Duma of the Russian Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation. Co-chairing the Conference, which was hold as a part of the 3rd Christmas parliamentary meetings within the 23rd International Christmas Readings, were ...

Russian Monastery of St. Panteleimon on Mount Athos celebrates its patron saint’s day

  August - 2014 With the  blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, a Russian Orthodox pilgrim group led by Metropolitan Veniamin of Ryazan and Mikhailovo has arrived at the Russian Monastery of St. Panteleimon on Holy Mount Athos to take part in the celebrations devoted to the monastery’s patron saint’s day. In accordance with ...

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk: the Holy Rus’ keeps living in the souls of millions of people who are under spiritual guidance of Russian Church

1/7/13 A solemn divine service was celebrated at the crossing place of Russian, Ukrainian and Byelorussian borders on 29 June 2013, preceding the traditional International Festival of Slavic Nations. After the liturgy, clergy and official delegations took part in the opening of the festival marking the 1025thanniversary of the Baptism of Russia. Flags were hoisted and the national ...

Moscow Patriarchate: Russia’s mission is to become the Holy Rus

Moscow, April 8, Interfax - The Russian Orthodox Church called Russians to implement the Christian mission. "People's Christian mission is their duty, objective and an appeal to national humility, self-restriction and sacrifice," head of the Synodal Department for Church and Society Relations Archpriest Vsevolod Chaplin said at the international conference of Church and Society Relations held ...

Russia too liberal says Film Director

By: Tom Washington Russia’s salvation lies in imperialism, the Orthodox church and a calculated snub to the west. At least, that’s the verdict of Oscar-winning film director turned politician Nikita Mikhalkov in his newly published manifesto. “The euphoria of liberal democracy is over, the time has come to do business,” he says in his manifesto. Entitled “The manifesto of ...