DECR chairman meets with Patriarch of Alexandria

August 24, 2010

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk met with His Beatitude Theodore, Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa, on 23 August 2010, at Domodedovo airport’s VIP hall.

The Primate of the Orthodox Church of Alexandria made a brief stay at Domodedovo airport on his way to Pyatigorsk where he was going to for a rest and treatment.

In his talk with the high guest, the DECR chairman spoke about Patriarch Kirill’s trips to dioceses of the Russian Orthodox Church. Patriarch Theodore conveyed for Patriarch Kirill a set of documents concerning the restoration work carried out at the church of Protomartyr George in Cairo.

Present at the meeting were A. Fedorov, deputy presidential envoy to the Central Federal Region, I. Gavrilov, chief adviser to the presidential envoy in Central Federal Region, and Rev. Stefan Igumnov and Rev. Ioann Kopeikin of the DECR staff.

Immediately after the meeting His Beatitude Patriarch Theodore left for Pyatigorsk.

DECR Communication Service


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