Serbian Orthodox Church

EXHIBITION “KARADJORDJEVIC AND ROMANOV DYNASTIES – HISTORICAL TIES” OPENS AT WHITE PALACE

May 24, 2016 Featured News

The Royal Family of Serbia – May 2016 An exhibition that shows all historical ties between the two royal dynasties – Karadjordjevic and Romanov, was officially opened tonight at the White Palace. The author of the exhibition is Mr Dusan Babac. Beside Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander, Crown Princess Katherine,Prince Serge, Princess Eleonora and Mrs […]

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Order of Saint Sava to the Sretenje Monastery from Moscow

May 21, 2016 Featured News

Church of Serbia- May 2016 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, awarded the Sretensky Stauropegic monastery from Moscow with the Order of Saint Sava of the Second Degree on 18 May 2016. The high award of the Serbian Orthodox Church from the hands of His Holiness was received by hieromonk Ignatiy Shestakov, co-brother of the Sretensky […]

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The Serbian Patriarch and Hierarchs Visits the Dechani Monastery

May 17, 2016 Featured News

The Serbian Orthodox Church- May 2016 (photo gallery) The monastic brotherhood of Dechany led by its abbot, Very Venerable Archimandrite Sava, welcomed His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej and Hierarchs of the Serbian Orthodox Church, on the occasion of the beginning of the regular session of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church, […]

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Holy Assembly of Serbian Bishops begins with the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Patriarchate of Pec

May 16, 2016 Featured News

Serbian Orthodox Church – May 2016 (photo gallery 1) (photo gallery 2) His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the conciliar con-celebration of the hierarchs of the Serbian Orthodox Church at the Patriarchate of Pec on 14 May 2016. They all gathered on the occasion of the beginning of the regular session […]

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Communiqué of the Eastern American Diocese – Fire at Saint Sava in NYC

May 13, 2016 Featured News

Church of Serbia – USA- May 2016 To all Diocesan Clergy, Church-School Congregation Boards and Faithful Dear Very Reverend and Reverend Clergy and our dear Serbian Orthodox faithful, Christ is Risen! As you certainly all know, our entire Diocese, and indeed our entire Serbian Orthodox Church, suffered a terrible and tragic loss on the very […]

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NYFD says candles, not Nazis, to blame for NYC church fire

May 7, 2016 Featured News
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www.rt.com – May 2016 Smoldering candles may have started the four-alarm blaze that gutted the Serbian Orthodox cathedral in Manhattan on Easter, New York City fire officials have said. Three more Orthodox churches also went up in flames on Sunday. The fire at Saint Sava Cathedral on West 25th Street started around 7 p.m. local […]

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ARCHBISHOP DEMETRIOS VISITS FIRE RAVAGED ST. SAVA CATHEDRAL

May 6, 2016 Featured News

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America – May 2016 As an expression of the support and concern of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese, His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America visited yesterday afternoon the Serbian Orthodox Cathedral of Saint Sava in lower Manhattan, which was destroyed by a catastrophic fire on the evening of Pascha Sunday, May 1, 2016. […]

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Serbian Bishop Maxim Visits the Orthodox School of Theology at Trinity College

April 23, 2016 Featured News

Church of Serbia- April 2016 On Saturday 16 April, His Grace Bishop Maxim of the Western American Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church visited the Orthodox School of Theology at Trinity College in Toronto and presented a new book published within his diocese entitled “The Christian Heritage of Kosovo and Metohija: The Historical and Spiritual […]

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Cooperation between the Archives of the SOC and the Museum of genocide victims

April 17, 2016 Featured News

Serbian Patriarchate – April 2016 The Protocol on cooperation between the Archives of the Serbian Orthodox Church and the Museum of the genocide victims signed At the Belgrade Patriarchate, the Protocol on cooperation between the Archives of the Serbian Orthodox Church and the Museum of the genocide victims was solemnly signed on 12 April 2016. […]

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Patriarchal Letter of condolence on the repose of the esteemed Reisul-Ulema Hamdija Jusufspahic

April 11, 2016 Featured News

Church of Serbia- April 2016 Letter of condolences to Esteemed Mufti of Belgrade Muhamed JUSUFSPAHIC Belgrade Very Esteemed Mufti, On the occasion of repose of the esteemed Reisul-Ulema of the Islamic Community of Serbia and longstanding Mufti of Belgrade, Hamdija Jusufspahic, and Your beloved parent, on behalf of the Serbian Orthodox Church and on Our […]

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Pro-life cross procession took place in Belgrade

April 11, 2016 Featured News

  Nadezhda Filipchik – For OCP News Service – April 2016 Belgrade- Serbia: On the 7th of April a third pro-life cross procession took place in the Serbian capital city of Belgrade. The event got the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbian Orthodox Church. The procession took place in the centre of Belgrade. […]

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Public Communique of the Metropolitanate of Australia-New Zealand of the Serbian Orthodox Church

April 6, 2016 Featured News

Church of Serbia – April 2016 The issue of the completion of legal proceedings in Australia is a constant concern of our Metropolitanate, one which we have at present started to actively implement. At the convocations of the Executive Board and Assembly of the Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand (03 to 05 September 2015) […]

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Serbia Hosts an Exhibition “The Serbian Orthodox Church and the Russian Emigration”

March 28, 2016 Featured News

www.pravoslavie.ru – March 2016 With the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia and the Holy Synod of the Serbian Orthodox Church, an exhibition titled “The Serbian Orthodox Church and the Russian Emigration (1920-1940)” will be held in Serbia. The opening of the show, prepared by the archives of the SOC, will be held on […]

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Ambassador of Venezuela visits Serbian Patriarch

March 26, 2016 Featured News

Church of Serbia – March 2016 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received Her Excellency Dr. Dia Nader de el Andari at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 24 March 2016. The reception was also attended by Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral, the Administrator of the Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church for South […]

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Condolences of the Serbian Patriarch Irinej to The King of the Belgians

March 26, 2016 Featured News

Church of Serbia – March 2o16 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej expressed to His Majesty King Philippe, The King of the Belgians, his condolences over a series of terrorist attacks committed in Bruxelles on March 22, 2016. To His Majesty PHILIPPE of Belgium Bruxelles – Laeken Your Majesty, We have been deeply disturbed by the […]

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His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales paid His first visit to the Serbian Patriarchate

March 19, 2016 Featured News

Church of Serbia – March 2016 Belgrade, 16th March 2016. – Upon his arrival to the Patriarchate, there was a meeting between His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej and His Royal Highness Charles, The Prince of Wales. Thereafter, the Serbian Patriarch and The Prince of Wales together visited the Patriarchal Chapel of Saint Symeon the Myrrh-Gushing, […]

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Patriarch: Perhaps it’s not time yet for pope’s visit

February 12, 2016 Featured News
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www.b92.net – 12/2/16 Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) Patriarch Irinej has said that he “has nothing against” the visit of the Roman Catholic pope to Serbia. However, Irinej added that perhaps the conditions for that have not been met yet. “The pope has several times hinted that he wants to visit Serbia as well… I do not […]

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Resolutions of the Diocesan Assembly of the Diocese of Canada

February 10, 2016 Featured News

Church of Serbia- February 2016 RESOLUTIONS From the 34th Diocesan Assembly of the Canadian Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church held at Holy Transfiguration Serbian Orthodox Monastery in Milton on February 5-6, 2016. We, the clergy, monastics and laity – representatives and delegates of all diocesan parishes and church-school congregations, gathered at the Annual Assembly at Holy Transfiguration […]

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Serbian Patriarch receives President of the Republic of Serbia Mr. Tomislav Nikolic

December 31, 2015 Featured News

December 2015 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received President of the Republic of Serbia Mr. Tomislav Nikolic at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade. Belgrade,  28 December 2015. – The high guest and His Holiness discussed the problems facing the Serbian Orthodox Church and the suffering of the Serbian people on Kosovo and Metohija, with a […]

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SERBIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH CRITICIZES EDUCATION MINISTER

December 29, 2015 Featured News

Pravoslavie.ru – 29/12/15 The Holy Synod of the Serbian Orthodox Church has sharply criticized the Serbian education minister Srdan Verbic for his recent proposal to abolish religious education lessons in eight forms of primary and secondary schools. “Mr. Verbic obviously disregards the fact that the main meaning of the word “minister” is “one who serves the […]

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Communiqué оn The St Sava Monastery in Hall

December 25, 2015 Featured News

Church of Serbia- Communiqué of The Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand The Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand of the Serbian Orthodox Church and His Grace Bishop Irinej are pleased to announce that the Supreme Court of New South Wales has today, 24 December 2015, confirmed the orders made by the Court on 29 […]

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