ROCOR-MP Directive to Celebrate 8th Anniversary of Union with Sergianist Moscow Patriarchate

May 18, 2015  (Source:

May 15, 2015
Directive from Metropolitan Hilarion to all Diocesan Rectors for 8th Anniversary of Russian Church’s Reunification

In honor of the 8th anniversary of the Reunification, His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion, is directing all parishes to read a thanksgiving prayer, and commemorate those who accomplished this great feat – Patriarch Alexey II and Metropolitan Laurus.

May 1/14, 2015
Holy Prophet Jeremiah

to all parish rectors of the Eastern American Diocese

Dear in the Lord reverend fathers,

Christ is Risen!

Sunday, May 17th, marks the eighth anniversary of the signing of the Act of Canonical Communion between the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia and the Russian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate by the ever-memorable hierarchs: His Holiness, Patriarch Alexey, and His Eminence, Metropolitan Laurus.


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