The updated website of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate was launched on February 1, 2021. There people can now learn about the external relations of the Russian Orthodox Church in 10 languages.
The website is now available in Russian, Ukrainian, English, Greek, German, French, Italian, Serbian, Romanian, and Arabic.
The website will publish “news about inter-Orthodox, inter-Christian and interreligious relations, the Moscow Patriarchate’s cooperation with inter-state institutes, international non-governmental organizations and authorities, public and interreligious associations, as well as about work with compatriots in the far abroad diaspora, the life of Church representations, monasteries and Patriarchal parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church in other countries, as well as Old Belief parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church and relationships with the Old Belief community,” reports the DECR.
Readers will also find updates on the situation regarding the Ukrainian schism and the situation of the canonical Ukrainian Orthodox Church.
The new website was created with the help of the Foundation for Support of Christian Culture and Heritage.