Valuable Donation from the Diocese of Banja Luka in the Fight Against the Virus

Church of Serbia - 3/5/2020 The Diocese of Banja Luka, headed by His Grace Jefrem, Bishop of Banja Luka, has donated 12 500 special professional protective masks to the University Clinical Center of Republika Srpska worth 100.000 Bosnian marks to contribute to the fight against the coronary virus. The executive director of the University Clinical Centre of ...

Day and Patron Saint-day of Republika Srpska

Church of Serbia - 11/1/2020 On the occasion of the Patron Saint-day and the Day of the Republica Srpska, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the Cathedral church of the Christ the Savior in Banja Luka. The Patriarch was concelebrated by Their Graces Bishops Jefrem of Banja Luka, Fotije of Zvornik-Tuzla, Sergije ...

Patriarch Irinej in Banja Luka: Unity, faith in God and Love Towards Homeland are the Most Important for the Serbs

Church of Serbia - 11/1/2020 His Holiness Irinej, the Serbian Patriarch, was welcomed on January 8, 2020, in front of the Bishop’s court in Banja Luka by His Grace Bishop Jefrem of Banja Luka, Prime Minister of the Republika Srpska Radovan Viskovic and Serbian Member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina Milorad Dodik. The reception of ...

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 ...