Towards the Advancement of the Religious Ministry in the Army of Serbia

Church of Serbia - 8/10/18 The Minister of Defense, Mr. Aleksandar Vulin attended the 3rd Festival of Christian Culture in Zajecar, Serbia, on October 6, 2018, and, accompanied by some high-ranking officers of the Serbian Armed Forces visited the Cathedral church. The Minister then had a meeting with Bishop Ilarion of the Timok (Eastern Serbia), who is ...

A Historical Day for the Serbian Armed Forces

Church of Serbia - 7/5/18 After the introduction of religious service into the Army of Serbia, the General Staff of the Serbian Armed Forces celebrated on 6 May 2018, for the first time, its Patron Saint-day (slava), the Holy Great-martyr George. His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy. He was concelebrated by mayor Revd. Sladjan ...

The Feast of Theophany in Zemun

Church of Serbia - 24/1/17 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of Saint Nicholas in Zemun on the Lord’s feast-day of Theophany, 19 January 2017. (photo gallery). - A great number of swimmers were competing for the Holy Cross in the icy waters of the Danube. Following the Liturgy where ...

Serbian Delegation in Columbus

Church of Serbia - 5/11/16 On Thursday, October 27, (Ven. Mother Paraskeva – St. Petka) Serbian government and military officials visited St. Stevan of Decani, Serbian Orthodox Church in Columbus Ohio. The members of delegation were: Ambassador of Serbia H.E. Djerdj Matkovic, Deputy Chief of General Staff of the Serbian Armed Forces, Lieutenant General Jovica Draganic, Defense ...

Chief of the General Staff received by the Serbian Patriarch

October 2015 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received the Chief of the General Staff of the Serbian Armed Forces, General LjubisaDikovic, at the Serbian Patriarchate on 8 October 2015. The delegation of the Serbian Armed Forces (SAF), headed by the Chief of the General Staff of the SAF General Ljubisa Dikovic, consisted of: Head of the Directorate ...

Commemoration rite to victims of the Novi Sad Raid

Church of Serbia The central program on the occasion of the marking of the 73rd anniversary of the Novi Sad Raid was held at the Quai of the Raid Victims at noon, on Friday, 23rd January, 2015. Representatives of the Government of the Republic of Serbia, the Serbian Armed Forces, the city of Novi Sad, the ...

Chapel of the Protection of the Most Holy Mother of God at the Military Academy consecrated

Serbian Church - 26/3/14 The adoption of the Law on the Serbian Armed Forces in December 2007 provided conditions that religious services could be organized within the Serbian Armed Forces. That move was supported by all traditional Churches and religious communities. The Government of Serbia passed a decree on the introduction of religious services in the ...