The Liturgy and Requiem of the late Bishop Lukijan

Church of Serbia - 5/6/17 Hierarchs, clergy, monks, nuns and faithful of the Serbian Orthodox Church, family, friends and many admirers of Bishop Lucian gathered in the Dalj Cathedral of St. Demetrius united in the prayer for the  repose of the soul of the late Bishop, who for the last 26 years wisely  and lovingly headed ...

What’s in a Name? Serbs to Dedicate a Church to Putin

Sputniknews - 22/10/16 Next year, the residents of Banstol, a small town in Serbia, will have built a new church which, though officially dedicated to Mary Magdalene, is actually being built in honor of Russian President Vladimir Putin, Sputnik Serbia reported. Initial plans were to dedicate a wooden temple to the victims of Operation Storm in Srpska Krajina in 1995, which was ...

Bishop Vasilije Kacavenda suffered a stroke

22/9/13 BIJELJINA – Bishop Vasilije (Kacavenda), former Bishop of Zvornik and Tuzla, suffered a stroke on Thursday night, in the St. Petka monastery in a settlement near Bijeljina “Five Lakes”, where he has been living, after the Holy Assembly of Bishops, in the meeting in May, relieved him of all church duties, but not the Bishop ...

Serbian Patriarch Irinej consecrates Episcopal Palace in Kragujevac

15/9/2012 On Thursday, September 13, 2012 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch in the presence of the members of the Holy Synod of Bishops and many bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church consecrated a newly raised Episcopal palace in Kragujevac. The solemn event was attended by Mr. Mileta Radivojevic, director of the Office for cooperation with ...

Bishop Vasilije serves commemoration to victims of the Doboj camp

28/12/2011 Bishop Vasilije of Zvornik served on December 27, 2011 in the churchu of Sts. Apostles Peter and Paul in Doboj which is at the same time the memorial church to the victims of the Doboj concentration camp, the commemoration to the suffered Serbian martyrs in the notorious Doboj camp. On this day in 1915 the ...

Memorial service for 3267 killed Serbs in Podrinje

13/7/2011 His Grace Bishop Vasilije of Zvornik-Tuzla served yesterday, with the concelebration of priests of the hierarchical vicarage of Zvornik, the memorial service on the graveyard in Bratunac for 3267 killed Serbs of this area. Bishop Vasilije and President of the Republic of Srpska Milorad Dodik held a speech. On St. Peter's Day in 1992 moslem forces, led ...

Bishop Vasilije visits President of the Republic of Srpska

23/6/2011 The President of the Republic of Srpska (RS) Milorad Dodik during today's talk in Banjaluka with Bishop Vasilije of Zvornik Tuzla supported his work in the Diocese and the Inter-religious Council, as well as his contribution to development of the inter-religious relations in the Armed forces of the BiH.гама БиХ. Dodik informed the Bishop ...