Patriarch Irinej holds memorial service for Jasenovac victims

24/4/14 MLAKA -- Patriarch Irinej of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) on Tuesday held a memorial service in Mlaka near Jasenovac, the site of Croatia's WW2 death camp. April 22 is the anniversary of the Jasenovac breakthrough staged by the camp’s prisoners. The day is also marked in Serbia as Holocaust Remembrance Day. After liturgy services lead by ...

Monument honouring Petar II Petrovic Njegos unveiled in Andricgrad

Tanuj - 2/12/13 BANJA LUKA – A monument honouring Prince-Bishop and famous Montenegrin poet Petar II Petrovic-Njegos was unveiled in Andricgrad near Visegrad in Republika Srpska (RS), on Friday. The monument was built in front of the cathedral church dedicated to Saint Emperor Lazar and Kosovo martyrs, and it was unveiled by writer Matija Beckovic, member of ...

Patriarch Irinej consecrates Church in Modrica

10/10/2011 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch officiated at the Divine Liturgy and consecrated a newly built church of the Intercession of the Most Holy Theotokos in Modrica's suburb of Visnjik. On this occasion the President of the Republic of Srpska Mr. Milorad Dodik honored Patriarch Irinej with the Order of the Republic of Srpska on ...

Transfiguration of the Lord in Trebinje

Serbian Church 22/8/2011 The Transfuguration of the Lord, the Patron Saint's Day of the Cathedral Church and the city of Trebinje also this year was solemnly celebrated. On the Eve of the feast day a holiday joy could be felt in the city which was full of guests, who came on this occasion from many ...

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 ...

Prime Minister of Republic of Srpska visits Diocese of Zahumlje-Herzegovina

2/3/2011 Serbian Church The President of the Government of the Republic of Srpska Mr. Aleksandar Dzombic with associates visited on Monday, February 28, 2011 Bishop Grigorije of Zahumlje and Herzegovina and the Diocesan seat in Mostar. Prime Minister Dzombic stated after the talks with Bishop Grigorije that the Government of the RS will continue to help Serbs ...