14:46, — religion
New patriarchal exarch says he does not mind acquiring Belarusian citizenship but will not give up his Russian citizenship.
14:02, — religion
Thousands of people formed a 500-meter line outside the House of Mercy in Minsk shortly after the relics described as the Gift of the Magi arrived in the Belarusian capital from Moscow.
12:41, — religion
Whether the situation in Belarusian Orthodox Church will change depends not only on the new metropolitan, but on priests and believers.
12:02, — religion
Metropolitan Filaret, 78, had handed in his resignation as Belarus’ patriarchal exarch, citing a wish to retire due to his old age.
8:06, — religion
Pope Francis has sent the first ever document to Belarus in the Belarusian language, BelTA learnt from the Roman Catholic Church in Belarus.
11:54, — religion
Claudio Gugerotti commemorated the victims of the repressions in Kurapaty and Trascianiec.
13:37, — religion
Claudio Gugerotti on Friday met with Catholic priest Uladzislaw Lazar, who has been held in the detention center of the Committee for State Security for almost five months.
15:54, — religion
The head of the Catholic Church expressed his concern about the case of priest Lazar.
13:48, — religion
About 10,000 people are attending the third regional congress of Jehovah’s Witnesses that began in Traktar Stadium in Minsk on Friday.
7:09, — religion
Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia arrived in Minsk by train on 28 July to participate in the celebrations in honor of the 1025th anniversary of the Christianization of Russia.
10:28, — religion
Ukraine marks the 1025th anniversary of the baptism of Rus on July 26, Friday.
12:07, — religion
Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill and seven heads of the Orthodox churches of other countries will visit Belarus to attend the celebrations timed to the 1,025th anniversary of the Baptism of Kievan Rus.
11:29, — religion
Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, president of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, arrived in Minsk on the night between June 3 and 4.
14:00, — religion
The Pope Francis claimed his sympathy to Belarusian people.
13:12, — religion
The Minsk City Economic Court has reversed its eviction order against a Protestant community called New Life Church.
13:58, — religion
Moscow Patriarch will take part in the events dated for the 1025th anniversary of the Christianization of Kievan Rus.
12:49, — religion
The head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church – Kyiv Patriarchate supports Belarusians.
9:22, — religion
Pope Benedict XVI received Apostolic Nuncio to Belarus Claudio Gugerotti.
13:19, — religion
If the head of the Mozyr colony Yury Zabarouski tried to fill the whole country’s protestant community with indignation with him persecuting a protestant Dzmimtry Dashkevich, than he succeeded.
12:09, — religion
Pope Benedict XVI has appointed priest Andrei Stetskevich, Vicar General of the Minsk and Mogilev Archeparchy, as his honorary prelate in Belarus.
16:45, — religion
The dictator has stated that attempts to force a wedge between Belarus and the Holy See will not be successful.
11:31, — religion
Mitropolitan of Minsk and Mahiliou presented the Catholic Church’s position on hunger strikes, political prisoners and death penalty.