Orthodox Christian School Textbooks for Visually Impaired Children

Church of Serbia - 11/12/2019 In cooperation with the Religious Education Committee of the Serbian Orthodox Church in Republika Srpska and the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the JU Special Library for the Blind and Visually Impaired of the Republika Srpska has issued audio textbooks for religious instructions for primary schools. The textbooks, made in digital technics ...

A New Serbian Orthodox Church in Mrcevci Consecrated – Republika Srpska

Church of Serbia - 8/10/18 Holiness the Serbian Patriarch Irinej together with His Grace Jefrem, Diocesan Bishop of Banja Luka, consecrated a completely new dedicated to the Holy Equal-to-the-Apostles Emperor Constantine and Helen in the village of Mrčevci near Laktaši, on 6 October 2018. The “god-fathers” of the church were the President of the Republic of Srpska ...

VICTIMS OF 1992 TRNOVO MASSACRE COMMEMORATED IN BOSNIA

Photo: Pravoslavie.ru

Pravoslavie.ru - August 2017 A memorial service was held on Tuesdya, August 1, in the Church of St. George in Trnovo (Bosnia and Herzegovina) in honor of the 124 Serbian civilians and Orthodox priest Nedelko Popovich, who were brutally murdered 25 years ago by members of the Croatian-Muslim military units, reports pravoslavie.ru. The massacre of the civilians was ...

Bosnian Serbs Vote in Favor of Controversial Holiday

Sputniknews - September 2016 Republika Srpska voters backed the initiative to make January 9 a state holiday in a Sunday referendum. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Republika Srpska voters backed the initiative to make January 9 a state holiday in a Sunday referendum that the Bosnia and Herzegovina court declared illegal, media reported. The preliminary results showed that out of 70 percent of ballots already ...

Remembrance Day of the killed and the expelled Serbs

August 2015 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, served on 4 August 2015, on the bridge at Sremska Rača the memorial service for the suffered two decades ago in the operation “Storm”. Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said tonight, at the marking of the day of remembrance of the suffering and persecution of Serbs on the bridge near Sremska ...

Turkey stops plane: Prevents Bosnian Serb leader’s trip to Armenia

Milorad-dodik

Turkey on April 22 stopped Bosnian Serb leader Milorad Dodik’s plane from flying over its territory, preventing him from attending a ceremony to mark the centenary of the Armenian Genocide, The Daily Star reports. “Although all authorisations for this flight had been initially obtained, Turkish authorities did not allow the flight over their territory,” Dodik’s cabinet ...

President of Republika Srpska at the Serbian Patriarchate

May 2014 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch and members of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church talked with President of the Republic of Srpska Mr. Milorad Dodik at the Serbian Patriarchate on 17 May 2014. President Dodik informed the Patriarch and Bishops about the serious consequences of catastrophic floods which hit the Republic ...

Patriarch Kirill meets with President of the Republika Srpska

On March 11, 2014, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with Mr. Milorad Dodik, President of the Republika Srpska (Bosnia and Herzegovina) at the patriarchal chambers of the Church of Christ the Saviour. The meeting took place in anticipation of the 2013 Alexy II Prize award ceremony “For the outstanding work ...

Patriarch: Both Republika Srpska and Serbia need unity

11/1/14 His Holiness, Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral church of Christ the Saviour in Banjaluka, on the occasion of the Patron Saint-day of Republika Srpska – Saint Stephen the Archdeacon. His Holiness was concelebrated by Their Graces Bishop Jefrem of Banjaluka, Hrizostom of Zvornik-Tuzla and Atanasije of Bihac-Petrovac. After the Divine ...