St Arsenije Of Srem – The Second Archbishop Of Serbia

Church of Serbia - 15/11/2019 St. Arsenije, the second archbishop of Serbia, was the most ascetic of the brotherhood and the most responsible student of Saint Sava. Regarding his spiritual development, the founder of the autocephalous Serbian church was particularly concerned for and tried to protect his spirit. He would successfully develop the young Serbian archbishop, ...

The First 125 Years Of Jackson’s Gem

Church of Serbia - 29/10/2019 The oldest Serbian Orthodox parish in North America, dedicated to Saint Sava, in Jackson, California, festively celebrated its 125th anniversary during the weekend of 18th-20th of October, 2019. The commemoration of the jubilee began in the Amador County Public Library, where the parish clergy and parishioners presented several books that constitute the DNA of ...

Momir Krsmanovic Decorated With The Order of Saint Sava

Church of Serbia - 24/10/2019 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, awarded writer Momir Krsmanovic with the Order of Saint Sava at a solemn reception at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 22 October 2019. The event was attended by members of the Holy Synod of Bishops: His Eminence Metropolitan Hrizostom of Dabar-Bosnia and Their Graces Bishops Irinej ...

Saint Sava’s Testament: 800th Anniversary of Autocephaly of the Serbian Orthodox Church Celebrated in Belgrade

Church of Serbia - 12/10/2019 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej and the President of the Republic of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic respectively were awarded the Order of Saint Sava of the first degree by the decision of the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church. Serbian Member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina Milorad ...

Church of Saint John the Baptist Consecrated in the Zagradje Monastery

Church of Serbia - 2/10/2019 Restoration of the Zagradje Monastery, the endowment of Stefan Vukcic Kosaca, Herzog of Saint Sava, lasted for more than twenty years. His Eminence Amfilohije, Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral, and Their Graces Bishops Atanasije of Mileseva, Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic, Teodosije of Raska-Prizren, Joakim of Polog-Kumanovo, Sergije of ...

Testament Church of Abba Justin Consecrated At Monastery Celije

Church of Serbia - 28/9/19 Jubilees in honor of Venerable Father Justin: 125 years since his  birth and 40 years since his repose, were celebrated by consecration of a three-altar church dedicated to Saint Sava, Saint Justin the Martyr and Saint Mary the Egyptian, erected according to a testament of Abba in Monastery of Celije, where ...

Order of Saint Sava to Greek Ambassador Elias Eliadis

Church of Serbia - 9/4/19 His Holiness Irinej, the Serbian Patriarch, awarded His Excellency Mr. Elias Eliadis, Ambassador of the Republic of Greece to Belgrade, with the Order of Saint Sava. The ceremony at the Serbian Patriarchate on 1 April 2019 was attended by members of the Holy Synod of Bishops: Their Graces Bishops Irinej of Backa, ...

Sermon of Saint Sava on the True Faith delivered at Monastery Zica, 1220

Church of Serbia - 29/1/19 Brothers and friends and fathers and children called by God, lend your God-loving hearts to hearing the divine dogmas. And hearing these holy words place them, brothers, in your hearts and the conscience of your souls and before the eyes of your mind and understand them. God, all merciful and lover of ...

A Historical Visit: His Beatitude Patriarch John of Antioch and All East in Belgrade

Church of Serbia - 13/10/18 His Beatitude Patriarch John of Antioch and All East arrived in Serbia to pay an official (irenic) visit to His Holiness Patriarch Irinej and the Serbian Orthodox Church (photo gallery ) on 11 October 2018. His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch and All East will be in the official (irenic) visit to ...

Serbian Orthodox Bishop Grigorije of Frankfurt and All Germany Enthroned

Church of Serbia - 19/9/18 His Grace Bishop Grigorije of Frankfurt and All Germany was enthroned in the church of Saint Sava in Dusseldorf on 16 September 2018. Church of Serbia - 19/9/18 His Grace Bishop Lavrentije of Sabac, the first Diocesan Bishop of that Serbian Orthodox Diocese, introduced Bishop Grigorije into the throne of Bishops of Frankfurt ...

Patriarch Consecrates Saint Sava Church in Mrkonjic Grad

Church of Serbia - 20/8/18 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej consecrated the Church of Saint Sava in Mrkonjic Grad, Bosnia, on 2 August 2018. For the glory of the Lord, the founder Mr. Mladen Milanovic presented the beautiful Church to His Church and the Serbian people. The Patriarch was concelebrated by His Eminence Metropolitan Porfirije of Zagreb-Ljubljana ...

High Church Distinction for Mrs. Eleonora Mitrofanova

Church of Serbia - 12/7/18 The Serbian Patriarch decorated Mrs. Eleonora Mitrofanova with the Order of Holy Empress Milica – Venerable Eugenia. The Russian state and the Russian Orthodox Church continue to help interior decoration of the Memorial Cathedral of Saint Sava in Belgrade. On the occasion of celebrating the Day of family, love and fidelity, July ...

The highest Serbian church medal for the President of Cyprus

Church of Serbia - 16/5/18 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch awarded Mr. Nikos Anastasiades with the highest medal of the Serbian Orthodox Church, order of Saint Sava of the First Degree, at the ceremony in the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 10 May 2018. Source:

Saint Sava I – First Archbishop of Serbia

Church of Serbia - 29/1/18 Saint Sava, First Archbishop of Serbia, in the world Rostislav (Rastko), was a son of the Serbian king Stephen Nemanya and Anna, daughter of the Byzantine Emperor Romanus. From his early years he fervently attended church services and had a special love for icons. At seventeen years of age, Rostislav met a ...

Martyr John of Damascus

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Church of Serbia - 18/12/17 Saint John of Damascus was born about the year 680 at Damascus, Syria into a Christian family. His father, Sergius Mansur, was a treasurer at the court of the Caliph. John had also a foster brother, the orphaned child Cosmas (October 14), whom Sergius had taken into his own home. When ...

The First Orthodox Grammar School in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Church of Serbia - 18/12/17 On 13 January 2017, in a hall of the Saint Sava Parish House in Srpska Varos in town Brcko, Republic of Srpska, there was held a meeting of Bishop Fotije of Zvornik-Tuzla with representatives of the Brcko District authorities, headed by Mayor Mr. Sinisa Milic, as well as with representatives of ...

Conciliar Patriarchal Liturgy at Saint Sava Cathedral – Belgrade

Church of Serbia - 26/9/17 His Beatitude Pope and Patriarch Theodoros II of Alexandria and All Africa and His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the Holy Liturgy in the crypt of the Memorial Cathedral of Saint Sava on Vracar on 24 September 2017. The Primate of the Church of Alexandria received order of Saint Sava. The Divine Liturgy ...

The Burning of Relics of Saint Sava

Church of Serbia - May 2017 Sava was the Archbishop of the Serbs. The body of St. Sava was buried in Mileshevo Monastery. During the time of the Turkish tyranny, the Serbian people gathered around the relics of their saint to seek comfort and healing. Fearing that an insurrection might arise from that place against the Turks, ...

Milovan Vitezovic awarded with the Order of Saint Sava

Church of Serbia - 5/2/17 On February 2nd, 2017, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, presented an Order of Saint Sava of the Second Degree to Mr. MilovanVitezovic at the Serbian Patriarchate. The solemn award ceremony was attended by members of the Holy Synod of Bishops, Their Graces Bishops: Irinej of Backa, Justin of Zica, Fotije of Dalmatia and ...

Celebration of Saint Sava at the Faculty of Theology

Church of Serbia - 30/1/17 The Saint Sava Academy was attended by Serbian Patriarch Irinej, representatives of the Belgrade University and Catholic Faculties of Theology from Ljubljana and Zagreb. The Feast-day of Saint Sava, the first Serbian Archbishop, was celebrated prayerfully in the chapel of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Belgrade on 27 January 2017, with ...

Deputy President of the Ruska Duma in the church of Saint Sava

Church of Serbia - 28/12/16 Deputy President of the Russian State Duma and high official of the party “United Russia” Mr. Sergej Zeleznyak visited the Memorial Cathedral of Saint Sava in the Vracar Districkt accompanied by Mr. Marko Djuric, Director of the Office for Kosovo and Metohija of the Government of the Republic of Serbia on ...