Metropolitan Amfilohije marked the 50th anniversary of priestly ministry

Church of Serbia - July 2018 On the feast-day of St. Great-martyr Procopius, fifty years ago, on July 21, 1968, Metropolitan Amfilohije was ordained as hieromonk at the monastery of St. Gerasim of Cephalonia in Argostoli, in the Greek province of Cephalonia. On the occasion of the great jubilee -  50 years since he has received ordination ...

A Group of Albanians tried to stop Metropolitan Amfilohije to officiate Liturgy at Svach near Ulcinj

Church of Serbia - 10/7/18 A group of twenty Albanians yesterday tried to stop Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral to serve the Holy Liturgy with priests and the faithful on the foundations of the church of Saint John the Baptist at Svach near Ulcinj. The group of twenty Albanians led by Haxhi Sulejmani, councilor of the ...

Serbian Patriarch officiated in the Russian Holy Virgin Protection Cathedral in Chicago

Church of Serbia - 21/7/17 His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia led the Divine Liturgy at the Diocesan Cathedral of the Protection of the Mother of God in Des Plaines, IL here on this day. His Holiness is presently in the United States having led the glorification of the St. Mardarije in Libertyville, IL on July 2/15 ...

Monastic assembly from the Metropolitanate of Montenegro-Littoral

Church of Serbia - 1/4/17 An assembly of male monasticism from the Metropolitanate of Montenegro and the Littoral was held in the Cetinje monastery on 29 March 2017. The assembly began with the Divine Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts officiated by Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral Amfilohije. Besides the monks, the Liturgy ...

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 AMFILOHIJE: NATO IS FLOODING EUROPE AND THE WHOLE WORLD WITH BLOOD

Pravoslavie.ru - 2/11/16 Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral has once again expressed his opinion on the closer relations between NATO and Montenegro. In his speech delivered during the consecration of the church of Hieromartyr Athenogenes and the celebrations dedicated to the 140th anniversary of Battle of Vucji Do, the hierarch shared his position on the current ...

METROPOLITAN AMFILOHIJE OF MONTENEGRO AND LITORAL DID NOT SIGN CONTROVERSIAL DOCUMENT AT CRETE

Cetinje - Pravoslavie.ru- July 2016 Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and Litoral has stated that he did not sign the document “Relations of the Orthodox Church with the Rest of the Christian World” adopted during the work of the Council held on Crete June 18-26, 2016. The bishop spoke about it on the program “Living Truth” of the Montenegro ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije attended enthronements in Fier and Elbasan (Albania)

Metropolitan Amfilohije attended enthronements in Fier and Elbasan (Albania)

Church of Serbia - April 2016 Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral attended the enthronement of Metropolitan Nicholas of Apollonia and Fier at the Cathedral of Saint George in Fier, Albania, on 16 April 2016 as well as the enthronement of the new Metropolitan in Elbasan, Anthony. Metropolitan Nicholas has been a Vicar Bishop of Archbishop ...

Ambassador of Venezuela visits Serbian Patriarch

Church of Serbia - March 2016 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received Her Excellency Dr. Dia Nader de el Andari at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 24 March 2016. The reception was also attended by Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral, the Administrator of the Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church for South and Central ...

30th anniversary of episcopal and 25th anniversary of archpastoral ministry of Vladika Amfilohije celebrated liturgically at the Cathedral church in Podgorica

Church of Serbia - December 2015 On the feast of Holy Hiero-Martyr Gabriel, on 26 December, the solemn conciliar Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was served regarding the 30thanniversary of episcopal and 25th anniversary of archpastoral ministry of Amfilohije, Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral, in the Cathedral church of the Resurrection of Christ ...

Jubilee celebration of Metropolitan Amfilohije

Church of Serbia - December 2015 In the fulfilled crypt of the Cathedral church of the Resurrection of Christ in Podgorica, on 25 December 2015, the solemn spiritual academy dedicated to the 30th anniversary of episcopal ministry and 25thanniversary of archpastoral ministry as  Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral Amfilohije was held. The ...

Patriarch Irinej celebrated Liturgy at Gracanica Monastery on Saint Lazarus of Serbia Day

June 2015 On occasion of the Serbian Saint Lazarus  Day, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch celebrated the Divine Liturgy in Gracanica Monastery in Kosovo and Metochia, with the concelebration of Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral, Their Graces Bishops Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic, Teodosije of Raska-Prizren, Jovan of Slavonia, retired Atanasije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina and the priesthood ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije: “Gay pride parades” are parades of death”

Hieromonk Ignaty (Shestakov) - October 2014 In his recent interview with the journalists of Vesti newspaper Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral stressed that the attitude of the Church towards the so-called “gay parades” remains unchangeable. “The opinion of the Church cannot be different. This is what has probably not been expressed yet: such parades, if we ...

Faithful from Argentina visits Serbian Patriarch

21/7/14 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, on the request of Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral - Administrator of the Diocese of Buenos-Aires, received on 16 July 2014 a group of believers from the Argentinian province of Chaco, led by presbyter Branko Stanisic. Serbian Patriarch Irinej greeted fourty believers of the parish of Saint Nicholas the ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije: “The spirit of neofascism is sowing seeds of discord”

May 2014 Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral has stated that the revived spirit of neofascism is sowing seeds of discord, “trying to cause a quarrel between brothers in the Ukraine and Russia”. The hierarch said these words during the solemn cross procession, dedicated to the feast-day of Holy Hierarch Basil of Ostrog, which gathered bishops ...

Church should build hotels instead homes for the elderly – Metropolitan Amfilohije

16/9/13 PODGORICA – Metropolitan of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) in Montenegro Amfilohije said that the Metropolitanate of the church is in “material weakness” and is unable to build homes for the elderly. However, he said, it is “natural” for the SPC to build apartments and keep hotels. “All this is in the glory of the God and ...

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 ...

Initiative to Canonize Petar Petrovic Njegos withdrawn

Serbia 24/5/13 An initiative to have Petar Petrovic Njegos canonized has been withdrawn from procedure and the Assembly of the Serbian Orthodox Church will not involve itself with that topic, said Church spokesperson Bishop Irinej of Backa on May 23. The initiative to proclaim Njegos a saint was submitted by the Metropolitanate of Montenegro and the Littoral, ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije in His Pastoral Visit to Chile

Metropolitanate of Montenegro and the Littoral Serbian Orthodox Church 20/10/2012 His Eminence Amfilohije, Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral, Bishop-Administrattor of the Diocese of Buenos Aires and South-Central American of the Serbian Patriarchate, visited the parish in Santiago, the capital city of Chile, from 6-9 October 2012. His Eminence was welcomed at the airport ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije in a three-day visit to the Orthodox Archdiocese of Ohrid

6/7/2012 Serbian Orthodox Church -Orthodox Archbishopric of Ohrid His Eminence Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral kyr Amfilohije as a sign of the support to His Beatitude Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje kyr kyr Jovan, as well as to Bishops, priests and believers of the Orthodox Archbishopric of Ohrid, made ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije gets an honorary doctorate (honoris causa) of the Saint Sergius Orthodox Theological Institute in Paris

9/2/2012 Serbian Church The Saint Sergius Orthodox Theological Institute in Paris announced that a formal session, at which the Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral would be awarded with an honorary doctorate, to be held on February 12 of this year, commencing at 3 p.m. hours. The session will be presided by His Eminence Archbishop Gabriel of ...