DECR CHAIRMAN MEETS WITH THE HEAD OF PRC STATE ADMINISTRATION FOR RELIGIOUS AFFAIRS

Also Read -ROUND TABLE WITH PARTICIPATION OF REPRESENTATIVES OF TRADITIONAL RELIGIONS OF RUSSIA AND CHINA TAKES PLACE IN BEIJING On 14 May 2015, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR), met with Mr. Wang Zuoan, secretary of the PRC State Administration for Religious Affairs (SARA). Discussed at the meeting, ...

Metropolitan Varsonofy of St. Petersburg and Ladoga meets with Director of China’s State Administration for Religious Affairs

July 2014 On 13 July 2014, at the diocesan administration of the St. Petersburg metropolia, Metropolitan Varsonofy of St. Petersburg and Ladoga, Chancellor of the Moscow Patriarchate, received a delegation of the State Administration for Religious Affairs of the People’s Republic of China, led by its director Mr. Wang Zuoan. The delegation arrived in Russia at ...