The Archbishop of Canterbury in Moscow.. (1962)

Film-document №5613 2 parts, Duration: 0:17:43 to collection Price category A

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Director: Belyaev V.


The visit of the Head of the Anglican Church Archbishop of Canterbury Doctor A. Ramsey in Moscow.

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Alexy, and other officials at the airport during the meeting the heads of the Anglican Church, Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr. A. Ramsey and his party. A. Ramsey and other officials take the blessings of the abbot of the temple in Moscow Church of Elijah the Prophet, perform other religious rites. A. Ramsey talks with Patriarch Alexy, gives him the lamp at a reception at the Patriarchate. Types of districts and streets of Moscow. A. Ramsey speaks with Chairman of the Council for Russian Orthodox Church at the Council of Ministers of the USSR VA Kuroyedov takes Alexy in hotel "Soviet". Patriarch Alexy awards A. Ramsay Order of St. Prince Vladimir, gives precious pectoral cross. A. Ramsey gives the patriarch of his portrait and tea service. Among those present at the reception: VA Kuroyedov, British Ambassador to the USSR F. Roberts. The meeting of the committee members for inter-Christian relations of the Russian Orthodox Church with A. Ramsey. Performing Metropolitan Krutitsy and Kolomna Pitirim and A. Ramsey. Solemn Liturgy in the Patriarchal Epiphany Cathedral in Moscow. Among those present A. Ramsey, Patriarch Alexy. Press Conference A. Ramsey to the Soviet and foreign journalists in the hotel "Sovetskaya". A. Ramsey examines the icon of the Trinity Cathedral and other sights of the Trinity-Sergius Lavra, speaking at a meeting in the Moscow Theological Academy. Academy Rector Archpriest Konstantin Ruzhitskaya presents A. Ramsey Honorary member of the Academy. Lord A. Ramsey examines the paintings in the museum of the Theological Academy. Patriarch of All Russia Alexy and A. Ramsey signed a joint communiqué on the relations between the Russian Orthodox and Anglican churches.