The Patron Saint of the Republic of Srpska – St. Archdeacon Stephen

Church of Serbia - 15/1/19 On the occasion of the feast of the First-martyr Archdeacon Stephen and the Day of the Republic of Srpska, celebrated on January 9, 2019, His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch Irinej officiated the Holy patriarchal Liturgy in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Banja Luka. The Serbian Patriarch was concelebrated by Hrisostom ...

A New Serbian Orthodox Church in Mrcevci Consecrated – Republika Srpska

Church of Serbia - 8/10/18 Holiness the Serbian Patriarch Irinej together with His Grace Jefrem, Diocesan Bishop of Banja Luka, consecrated a completely new dedicated to the Holy Equal-to-the-Apostles Emperor Constantine and Helen in the village of Mrčevci near Laktaši, on 6 October 2018. The “god-fathers” of the church were the President of the Republic of Srpska ...

FOUNDATION OF RUSSIAN-SERBIAN CHURCH IN REPUBLIKA SRPSKA TO BE CONSECRATED ON CENTENARY OF ROMANOV MARTYRDOM

Working sketch of the Banja Luka church

Pravoslavie.ru - 27/8/17 Construction on a Russian-Serbian church is beginning in the city of Banja Luka in Republika Srpska (Bosnia and Herzegovina), which will be executed in the Russian ecclesiastical architectural style. According to Bishop Ephraim of Banja Luka, the foundation of the new church is planned to be consecrated on July 17, 2018, the centenary of ...

Serbian Patriarch Irinej solemnly welcomed in Banja Luka

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Church of Serbia - 30/7/17 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch was welcomed in front of the church of Holy Trinity in Banjaluka by His Grace Bishop Jefrem of Banjaluka with hierarchs, clergy and the faithful in the afternoon on 24 July 2017. Then the solemn rite of doxology followed, which was attended by His Eminence Metropolitan Porfirije ...

Drakulic village victims remembered

Kisha D Dorado- OCP News Service 3/2/13 Belgrade: Today the Serbian Orthodox Church held a memorial service for Drakulic village victims of Ustasha (Croats) massacres that occurred on 7th February 1942 in the villages of Drakulic, Motike, Šargovac and Rakovac mine (Croatia). In these villages, on 7 February 1942, Pavelic's Ustasha from the so-called "Physical unit" with the ...