Attorneys of Metropolitan Amfilohije “We will be Persistent in Clearing This Matter Off”

Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral,

Church of Serbia - 17/7/2020 Lawyers Dragan Šoć and Božo Milonjić, attorneys of His Eminence Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral, have requested the Basic State Prosecutors’ Office in Podgorica for information on whether the measures have been taken and which ones regarding the illegal detention of Metropolitan Amfilohije when he was giving a statement ...

SCP’s largest church in Montenegro consecrated

8/10/13 PODGORICA --  The Serbian Orthodox Church's Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ in Podgorica, the largest Orthodox church in Montenegro, was consecrated on Monday. The ceremony took place in the presence of Orthodox church dignitaries, and was, according to Serbian Patriarch Irinej, the crown of the marking of the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan. The ...

Montenegro “wants to humiliate SPC”

Metropolitan Amfilohije Radović

26/3/2012 PODGORICA -- Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral Amfilohije Radović has stated that Montenegro wants to humiliate the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC). He explained that requests to register the SPC in Montenegro and “persecution of its priests” were an attempt to humiliate the SPC. Amfilohije said that people from the Social Democratic Party were leading the “persecution ...

Montenegrin PM calls for united Orthodox Church

Igor Lukšić (Tanjug, file

1/1/2012 PODGORICA -- Montenegro’s Prime Minister Igor Lukšić has stated that he is in favor of a united Orthodox community in Montenegro, regardless of ethnicity. He told Podgorica-based daily Dan that as a prime minister he would be “much more satisfied if the Orthodox community in Montenegro was gathered around one center”, adding that he personally would ...

Church dignitary blasts “made-up language”

14/1/2011 PODGORICA -- The top Serbian Orthodox Church bishop in Montenegro says that the Montenegrin language was "made up", and condemned those who said they spoke it. Metropolitan Amfilohije made the statements in Podgorica last night, during the ceremonies to mark the Julian calendar New Year. Before the recent introduction of the Montenegrin language, the majority population in ...