Russian Orthodox Church Official Stresses Importance of Dialogue with Islamic Iran
TEHRAN (FNA)- Head of Foreign Relations Office of Russian Orthodox Church Patriarch Hilarion in a meeting with Iranian Ambassador to Moscow Reza Sajjadi underlined the importance of holding talks with Islamic scholars in Iran.
During the meeting, Hilarion declared that Orthodox church welcomes developing ties and cooperation with Iran, and expressed pleasure with high level of relations between the church and the Islamic Umma of Iran.
Referring to holding nine rounds of talks between Islam and Russian Orthodox Christianity, the patriarch said that these dialogues had an important role in developing relations between this church with Iran.
In the meeting, the ambassador presented the message of Chairman of the International Forum for Proximity of Islamic Denominations Ayatollah Taskhiri to Hilarion.