6th Armenian Church Representative Assembly was Convened in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - 10/6/17 President Sargsyan Attends Armenian Church Representative Assembly On June 6, under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; the 6th Armenian Church Representative Assembly commenced a four day meeting in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. The meeting is being attended by Bishops ...

The Catholicos of All Armenians Conveyed His Blessings to the Newly Elected Locum Tenens of the Armenian Patriarchate of Constantinople

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - April 2017 On March 30, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; a Supreme Spiritual Council meeting was held, during which they considered the recent developments concerning the Patriarchal Locum Tenens election in the Armenian ...

No compromise of faith in dialog with other confessions – Metropolitan Kirill

Moscow, January 27, Interfax - The Russian Orthodox Church will not make any compromise with other Christian confessions as far as faith is concerned, and will hold a dialog with the most sensible of them, Patriarchal Locum Tenens Metropolitan Kirill said."I would like to emphasize that there can be no question about compromise of ...

Metropolitan Kirill denounces approaches in betrayal of Orthodoxy addressed to Church Leaders

Moscow, January 23, Interfax - Patriarchal Locum Tenens Metropolitan Kirill says that accusations of the Russian Church leaders in betrayal of Orthodoxy are groundless. "I can't understand those who repeat old, long ago disproved myths about "betrayal of Orthodoxy," "confusion of confessions" and so on," the Metropolitan said in his interview published by ...

Next Patriarch will have to revive the churchism broadly, the Patriarchal Locum Tenens believes

Moscow, January 12, Interfax – Patriarchal Locum Tenens Metropolitan Kirill of Smolensk and Kaliningrad believes future patriarch will have to make changes in quality of church mission. “Today we have to revive churchism in the broad sense of the word – through theological education, missionary work, catechism, social work, church and public activity,” Metropolitan Kirill told Interfax-Religion when ...

Metropolitan Kirill urges to make charity national priority in time of crisis

Moscow, January 11, Interfax – Patriarchal Locum Tenens Metropolitan Kirill urged to revive traditions of charity in Russia in time of crisis. “The current crisis is dangerous as it may affect the entire social and economic sphere. The middle class and people of moderate means may be the most affected. The Church can’t remain indifferent in ...

Metropolitan Kirill congratulates believers on Orthodox Christmas

Moscow, January 6, Interfax - On the Eve of Orthodox Christmas, interim head of the Russian Orthodox Church Metropolitan Kirill of Smolensk and Kaliningrad congratulated Orthodox Christians."Today we recall how the Son of God came down to people so that each one of us could rejoin Him. But to allow this to happen, there must ...

Metropolitan Kirill congratulates believers on Orthodox Christmas

Moscow, January 6, Interfax - On the Eve of Orthodox Christmas, interim head of the Russian Orthodox Church Metropolitan Kirill of Smolensk and Kaliningrad congratulated Orthodox Christians."Today we recall how the Son of God came down to people so that each one of us could rejoin Him. But to allow this to happen, there must ...