Festive Academy on the Occasion of Two Centuries of the Small Cathedral Church in Nis

Church of Serbia - 20/11/2019 With an evening service at the Cathedral Church dedicated to the Assembly of Holy Archangels in Nis and a solemn academy in the Saint Sava House,  the central celebration of 200 years since the construction of this beloved church in Nis was marked on November 16, 2019. With the blessing of His ...

Communique of the Raška-Prizren Diocese concerning the unauthorized construction work at the Cathedral Church of St. Nicholas in Novo Brdo

Church of Serbia - 7/6/18 With great concern, the Diocese of Raška-Prizren has received information about an announcement specifying the beginning of construction work on the site of an old Serbian medieval church, that of St. Nicholas, which was the cathedral church for the Serbian Orthodox bishops of Novo Brdo and Gračanica, and which is located ...

The First Serbian Bishop of Buenos Aires and South-Central America Kiril (Bojovic) enthroned

Church of Serbia - 9/5/18 The First Serbian Bishop of South and Central America, His Grace Kirilo (Bojovic) enthroned in the Cathedral Church of Nativity of Virgin in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The decision of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church, brought in May 2018 saying that Bishop Kiril was elected Bishop of Buenos ...

Hierarchal Liturgy in Cathedral Church in Karlovac

Church of Serbia - 29/3/18 On the fifth Sunday of the Great Lent, on 25th March 2018, His Grace Bishop Gerasim of Gornji Karlovac celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Cathedral church of Holy father Nicholas of Myra in Karlovac. The Bishop was concelebrated by protonamesnik Predrag Susic, presbyter Darko Dugonjic and deacon Budimir Kokotovic. Diocese of ...

Patriarch Theodoros presided over the Vigil Service in the Cathedral Church in Belgrade

Church of Serbia - 25/9/17 His Beatitude Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa Teodoros II presided over the Vigil Service in the Cathedral of the Holy Archangel Michael in Belgrade on September 23, 2017. Patriarch Theodoros II was concelebrated by Cathedral principle Archpriest-Stavrophor Petar Lukic and the priesthood of the Cathedral. In addition to numerous ...

Patronal Feast of the Cathedral Church in Trebinje – Herzegovina

Church of Serbia - 23/8/17 The patronal feast of the church and the city, the Transfiguration of the Lord, was solemnly celebrated in Trebinje on the Saturday of 19 August 2017. On the Eve of the feast-day of the Holy Transfiguration of the Lord, which is the patronal feast of the city and the church, in Trebinje, ...

Archbishop of the Syrian-Jacobite Church in Herzegovina

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Church of Serbia - 23/6/17 In the period from 15 to 17 June 2017, the Diocese of Zaholm-Herzegovina and Coastlands was visited by the Archbishop of the  Syrian-Jacobite Church in Sweden, His Eminence Benjamin (Atas) and His Grace Dositej, Serbian  Bishop of Britain-Scandinavia. During this time the guests visited the monastery of Gracanica in Trebinje, the Cathedral ...

Serbian Bishop Lukijan of Osijek-Polje and Baranja reposed in the Lord

Church of Serbia - 25/5/17 +Memory Eternal+ Bishop Lukijan of Osijek-Polje and  Baranja fell asleep in the Lord in the afternoon of 24 May 2017 at the Clinical Hospital Center in Osijek, Croatia. Bishop Lucian (Vladulov) was born on 9 May 1933 in Heifeldt (today's New Kolarci in Banat). He finished the Theological Seminary in Sremski Karlovici as ...

Bishop Joanikije celebrated Liturgy in Prijepolje

Church of Russia - March - April 2017 His Grace Joanikije, Bishop of Budimlje-Niksic, in the capacity of an administrator of the Diocese of Mileseva, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral Church of St. Basil of Ostrog in Prijepolje on 26 March 2017. Priests and monks of the Diocese of Mileseva and Budimlje-Niksic concelebrated. His Grace ...

Deacon Dragan Tanasijević: Chilandar – the Mother of Serbian Spirituality

Church of Serbia - 16/3/17 It was in the gallery of the Parish house of Saint Sava church in Belgrade that deacon Dragan S. Tanasijević, the official photographer of the Information Service of the Serbian Orthodox Church, presented a lecture on the topic extremely interesting Chilandar – the mother of Serbian Spirituality and with projection of ...

The Exaltation of the Holy Cross at the Cathedral Church in Belgrade

Church of Serbia - 22/1/17 His Holiness Irine, Serbian Patriarch, served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Cathedral church in Belgrade on the feast day of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, January 18th, 2017. The Patriarch was concelebrated by the clergy of the Cathedral church. At the end of the Liturgy, Serbian Patriarch served the rite ...

Metropolitan Vladimir of Chisinau and All Moldova personally to baptize every fourth child in a family

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Pravmir.ru- May 2015 Metropolitan Vladimir of Chisinau and All Moldova encouraged Christians to give birth to as many children as possible, promising personally to baptize every fourth child in a family. According to the RIA News agency, Metropolitan Vladimir spoke about this during a major campaign for family values. The campaign was designed to demonstrate “the defense of holy ...

Doxology at the Cathedral Church

  15/11/14 Joyful rite of doxology in honour of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia celebrated at the Cathedral church of Saint Michael the Archangel in Belgrade The doxology was celebrated by the clergy of the Archdiocese of Belgrade-Karlovac, and during this rite the Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church was standing on the Patriarchal ...

The Consecration of the New Cathedral Church of Saint Demetrios in Berat

THE ORTHODOX AUTOCEPHALOUS CHURCH OF ALBANIA - PRESS RELEASE - NOVEMBER 2014 The Consecration of the New Cathedral Church of Saint Demetrios in Berat "Every Orthodox church is a place of peace and comfort; a place where people find not only God, but also themselves. At the same time it is a place of brotherhood, where we ...

Consecration and the enthronement of Bishop Ilarion of Timok

Church of Serbia - 12/8/14 Photo gallery of the enthronement of Bishop Ilarion of Timok His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch performed the rite of consecration during the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy, and introduced Bishop Ilarion, the former head of the Monastery of Bukovo to the throne of Bishops of Timok at the Cathedral Church of the Most Holy ...

The feast of the Presentation of Jesus Christ into the Temple marked in the capital

Serbian Church - February 2014 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral Church in Belgrade on the feast of the Presentation of Jesus Christ into the Temple. Lots of priests and deacons concelebrated, while the choir of this  church sang responses. Following the Liturgy the Patriarch visited the Institute for Cardiovascular Diseases ...

The 5th anniversary of Patriarch Kirill’s enthronement marked by Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral Church of Christ the Saviour

On February 1, 2014, the 5th anniversary of the enthronement of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated at the Cathedral Church of Christ the Saviour in Moscow. Patriarch Kirill was assisted by a great assembly of hierarchy and clergy of the Russian Orthodox Church and representatives of the ...

Feast of the Cross at the Cathedral Church

20/1/14 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch served today, on the Feast of the Cross, the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy of Saint Basil the Great at the Cathedral Church in Belgrade. After the versper service following the Liturgy, Serbian Patriarch Irinej performed the rite of great blessing of the water of the Feast of the Cross. Then the Patriarch ...

Traditional New Year’s concert of the Belgrade Cathedral Church

January 2014 In Belgrade’s National Theater the traditional New Year’s concert of the Cathedral church began with Lord’s prayer Our Father and the Serbian anthem  O, God of Justice  - on the occasion of the Patron Saint-day of the First Belgrade Chanting Ensamble – Saint Basil the Great. Protopresbyter-stavrophor Petar Lukic, dean of the Cathedral church, read the New Year’s Message ...

The Crypt of Podgorica’s Cathedral Church of the Resurrection of Christ consecrated

3/7/13- Serbian Church His Eminence Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral Amfilohije and Their Graces Bishops Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic and Joakim of Polog-Kumanovo with clergy and faithful people consecrated on June 30th the crypt of the Cathedral Church of the Resurrection of Christ in Podgorica, and they served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy there. During ...

The Church is building us!

29/4/13 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, attended yesterday on 25 April 2013 the session of  the Committee for completion of the construction and interior decoration of the Memorial Cathedral of Saint Sava on Vracar. Before the beginning of the session,  Patriarch Irinej accompanied by President of the Committee Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral and ...