The Communique of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Church

Church of Serbia - 23/5/19 The Communique of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church from their regular meeting held at Zica Monastery and in Belgrade, May 9-18, 2019. This year’s regular meeting of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church began on May 9, 2019 in Monastery Zica, the first ...

Position of the Serbian Orthodox Church on the Church Crisis in Ukraine After the Newest Decisions by the Patriarchate of Constantinople

Church of Serbia - 22/11/18 The two-day meeting of the Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church (November 6-7, 2018) was dedicated to three topics - the state in Kosovo and Metohija, the improvement of education in the Serbian Orthodox Church and the Church crisis in Ukraine after the recent decisions of the Patriarchate of ...

NEW YORK CITY: RUSSIANS & SERBS JOINTLY CELEBRATE CHRIST’S NATIVITY IN SYNODAL CATHEDRAL

Eastern American Diocese - ROCOR- 10/1/18 On Saturday the 6th and Sunday the 7th of January, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan led the divine services for the Nativity of Christ in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City. The All-Night Vigil for Nativity was served in a festal, joyous, and ...

St. Vitus Day – Serbian Vidovdan in Stuttgart – Germany

Church of Serbia - 29/6/17 His Grace Bishop of Backa Irinej presided over the Eucharistic gathering in the Church of the Synaxis of the Serbian Saints, on the feast-day of Holy Great Martyr Prince Lazarus, on June 28, 2017. On the eve of the feast, the evening service was held, led by His Eminence Bishop of Frankfurt and ...

Communique from the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church

Serbian Orthodox Patriarchate - June 2017 The public communique of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church from their regular meeting held at the Patriarchate of Pec monastery and Belgrade May 14-24, 2017 The regular meeting of the Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church began at the Patriarchate of Pec monastery with ...

Holy Resurrection Parish Feast Day Celebrated in Lebanon

Church of Serbia - 29/4/17 We are grateful to God for this blessed day, when we celebrated once again our 101st Annual Church Patronal Feast Day Celebration (Slava). It was a special event not just for our Parishioners, who worked very hard to make this day a success, but for all our guests who came to join ...

The Sunday of Orthodoxy liturgically celebrated in Novi Sad

Church of Serbia - March 2017 On the Sunday of Orthodoxy, the 5th of March 2017, His Grace Bishop Irenej of Bachka celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral church of Novi Sad, with the concelebration of the Cathedral brotherhood. In his arhchpastoral sermon Bishop Irinej said, among other thing: “Every Sunday is a feast-day as a ...

Slava Banquet

SVOTS - March 2017 St. George’s Events Center 4667 Applegrove St. NW North Canton, OH 44720 On Sunday, April 30, 2017, His Grace Irinej, bishop of the Eastern Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church, will celebrate the “Slava”  (Patron’s Saint’s Day) of St. George’s Serbian Orthodox Church, North Canton, OH. The celebration is being hosted by the parish at St. ...

Moderna and Orthodoxy

Church of Serbia - 9/12/16 The modern world functions as a single planetary market on which everything is sold and bought: from physical territories, possessions and objects, to virtual “electronic money” and stock market shares, to identity and sovereignty, memory, soul, even past and future! The principle of a market economy emerged as universally valid, possessing ...

Metropolitan Tikhon welcomes Serbian Bishop Irinej to OCA Chancery

SYOSSET, NY [OCA] - 10/11/16 On Tuesday, November 8, 2016, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon hosted His Grace, Bishop Irinej [Dobrijevic] of the Serbian Orthodox Diocese of Eastern America to the Chancery here. Elected in May 2016 by the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church, replacing His Grace, Bishop Dr. Mitrophan, Bishop Irinej was enthroned ...

Patriarch Kirill meets with Patriarch Irenaeus of Serbia in London

Chuch of Serbia - 19/10/16 In the morning of October 17, 2016, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, while on a pastoral visit to Great Britain, had a working meeting with His Holiness Patriarch Irenaeus of Serbia, in London. Participating in the meeting were also Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s ...

Enthronement homily of Bishop Irinej of Eastern America

Church of Serbia - 11/10/16 In the Name of The Father and of the Son and of The Holy Spirit! Your Eminences, Your Graces Most Esteemed brother hierarchs and archpastors, Representatives of our Holy and exceedingly beloved sister Orthodox Churches and of our own Holy Serbian Orthodox Church, Your Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess ...

Welcoming His Grace Bishop Irinej to New York City Madison Square Park – October 2, 2016

Church of Serbia - September 2016 On behalf of our Saint Sava Cathedral, we invite you to join us at The Hierarchical Divine Liturgy this coming Sunday, October 2, 2016 inMadison Square Park.  The Divine Liturgy will commence at 10:00 a.m., with His Grace our new Bishop Irinej presiding. The best location to enter the Park is ...

Communique of the Holy Assembly of Serbain Bishops

Church of Serbia- May 2016 Communique of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church held in Belgrade May 14-25, 2016 The regular meeting of the Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church began at the Patriarchate of Pec monastery with the joint serving of the holy hierarchical Divine Liturgy and the invocation of ...

Serbian Orthodox Church Welcomes Russian Patriarch, Pope Meeting

FILE - In this file photo combination Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill, right, serves the Christmas Mass in the Christ the Savior Cathedral in Moscow, Russia, on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016 and Pope Francis prays during an audience at the Vatican on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016

www.sputniknews.com 12/2/16 Serbian church spokesman said that Serbian Orthodox Church welcomes the meeting of Orthodox Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill and Pope Francis in Cuba on Friday. BELGRADE (Sputnik) – The Serbian Orthodox Church welcomes the meeting of Orthodox Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill and Pope Francis in Cuba on Friday, Serbian church spokesman Bishop Irinej said. "The Serbian ...

Bishop Irinej writes to Ministers of Australia and New Zealand on preventing admission of “Kosovo” to UNESCO membership

Church of Serbia - November 2015 Bishop Irinej of the Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand writes to Foreign Ministers Julia Bishop of Australia and Murray McCully of New Zealand on preventing admission of “Kosovo” to UNESCO membership. On 30th October 2015, writing on behalf of the Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand of the Serbian Orthodox ...

Communique of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church

1/6/15 Communique of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church held in Belgrade May 14-29, 2015. The regular meeting of the Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church took place at the Serbian Patriarchate took place at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade from May 14 – 29, 2015 under the presidency of His Holiness ...

Serbian bishop criticizes NATO expansion and says his people will never support anti-Russian sanctions

Bishop Irinej of Backa

Moscow, December 15, Interfax - Bishop Irinej of Backa (the Serbian Orthodox Church) says his people are against sanctions directed against Russia and sees treachery in expansion of NATO. "Serbian people are against any sanctions, that is why we are so often punished, they don't trust us, they think Serbia will never be against Russians. And ...

Historical day for the Serbs of South Sidney

December 2014 - A small Serbian community, an example of harmony and Christian love In the region which is located on the south of the city of Sidney, the largest area is called Ilawara, which main center is Wolongong. Serbs began very early to settle in these areas. The first written records date to the time ...

The Patronal Feast of the Protection of the Mother of God celebrated Brunswick East

  Australia - October 2014 The Feast of the Protection of the Mother of God, held on the 14 October, is a well beloved day in the Russian Orthodox Church. In Australia, this is emphasised by the fact that wTe have two parishes dedicated to protection of the Virgin Mary; the Protection Cathedral in Melbourne and the ...