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DECR chairman on a working visit to Paris

DECR chairman on a working visit to Paris
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1 July 2022 year 20:39

On June 30, 2022, Metropolitan Anthony of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate, arrived in Paris, France, on a working visit.

On the same day, His Eminence Anthony met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of France, Mr. A. Yu. Meshkov.

Participating in their conversation, which took place and the ambassador’s residence, were Archbishop Nestor of Madrid and Lisbon, acting administrator of the Diocese of Chersonessus, and Rev. Maxim Politov, secretary of the Chersonessus Diocesan Administration.

Mr. Meshkov warmly congratulated Metropolitan Anthony on his appointment to the important position and wished him success in his work. 

During the meeting, they also discussed various issues concerning the cooperation between the Russian Orthodox Church and the Russian Embassy in France.

DECR Communication Service/

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