MAIN ASCENSION MOSAIC IN DOME OF ST. SAVA’S CATHEDRAL IN BELGRADE FESTIVELY UNVEILED

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Orthochristian.com - 26/2/18 The festive ceremony of the transferring of the Ascension mosaic for the inside of the main dome of St. Sava’s Cathedral in Belgrade was held yesterday. The icon was made by a collective of Russian artists under the direction of the People’s Artist of the Russian Federation N. A. Mukhin, reports the site of ...

Catholicos of All Armenians Received Ambassador of Serbia to the Republic of Armenia

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin  - April 2017 On April 19, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; received Mr. Dušan Spasojevich, (residence in Athens), newly-appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Serbia to the Republic of Armenia. His Holiness, congratulating the Ambassador on the ...

RUSSIAN ARTISTS CREATE UNIQUE ICONS FOR BELGRADE CATHEDRAL

Pravoslavie.ru - March 2017 Russian specialists have created unique and unprecedented large-scale icons for the looming Cathedral of St. Sava on Belgrade’s Vračar plateau. The mosaic design for the Belgrade church was decided upon at a recent Moscow session of the special commission for adorning the church, reports the site of the Russian Ministry of Culture. Participants ...

Patriarch Kirill meets with Patriarch Irenaeus of Serbia in London

Chuch of Serbia - 19/10/16 In the morning of October 17, 2016, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, while on a pastoral visit to Great Britain, had a working meeting with His Holiness Patriarch Irenaeus of Serbia, in London. Participating in the meeting were also Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s ...

THE ORTHODOX CHURCHES’ ACCELERATING CRISES: THE FRACTIOUSNESS OF THE ORTHODOX CHURCHES AND THE AGENDA OF THE HOLY SPIRIT

Notes on Arab Orthodoxy - June 2016 Are the accelerating Orthodox developments a crisis or an awakening? Both the Bulgarian and Serbian Orthodox Churches have withdrawn their signatures, having previously signed all the decisions by the preparatory conferences and committees for the Great Orthodox Council, including the Synaxes of 2014 and 2016 in Geneva (I myself ...

The Holy & Great Council: Will It Split the Orthodox World or Unite ?

Tamar Lomidze- OCP News Service- 10/6/16 The 'Pan-Orthodox Council' is scheduled to start on the 19th of June on Crete. From the very beginning, this initiative provoked stormy discussion among Orthodox clerics and laics on the necessity of this event. Today these contradictions threaten to disrupt the holding of the Pan-Orthodox Council. Antiochian, Bulgarian, Georgian, Russian and ...

Catholicos of All Armenians Received the President of the Serbian National Assembly

  11/2/16 On February 9, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; received Deputy Maya Goykovich, President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia and her delegation. She was accompanied by Mr. Eduard Sharmazanov, the Vice President of the National Assembly of the Republic ...

Catholicos of All Armenians Received the Minister of Defense of Serbia

On November 24th, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; Mr. Bratislav Gashich, Minister of Defense of the Republic of Serbia, and his delegation. They were accompanied by Mr. Davit Tonoyan, Deputy Defense Minister of Armenia; and His Grace Bishop Vrtanes Abrahamyan, Head Chaplain ...

Unidentified perpetrators damage greenhouses in Serbian Orthodox Churches in Kosovo

Tanuj- 19/3/14 KOSOVSKA MITROVICA – Unidentified perpetrators illegally entered a church estate in the Mogila village, municipality of Kosovska Vitina, and caused material damages to the garden where vegetables are grown for the needs of soup kitchens and the Diocese of Raska and Prizren of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC). President of NGO Majka Devet Jugovica Svetlana ...

Serzh Sargsyan: Armenian peacemakers in Kosovo took every effort to protect Serbian Churches

5/4/2011 PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, currently on official visit to Serbia, met with the Patriarch Irinej of Serbia. At the meeting, the parties emphasized the importance of preserving and strengthening warm relations between the Armenian Apostolic and Serbian Orthodox Churches. Stressing the role of the church in the history of the Armenian nation, President Sargsyan noted ...

Bells on Serbian Orthodox Churches and prayer for solution to Kosmet status

20/7/2010 On the day of stating the opinion of the International Court of Justice about the legitimacy of the unilateral proclamation of Kosmet independence, bells will be tolling in Serbian Orthodox Churches, and after that priests will conduct a service, praying for the favorable solution to the final status of Kosmet, it has been communicated on ...

A Fraternal Meeting Is Held Between the Russian and Serbian Orthodox Churches

On May 13, 2009, His Eminence Archbishop Mark of Berlin and Germany (Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia) and Protopriest Nikolai Balashov, Vice President of the Department of External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate, having arrived on the territory of the Serbian Orthodox Church with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow ...

First Divine Liturgy in one of the Oldest Serbian Orthodox Churches

On the Slava of St. Vasilije of the St. Basil of Ostrog parish in Angels Camp, May 2nd, Bishop Maxim had the joy of serving his first Divine Liturgy in one of the oldest Serbian Orthodox Churches which will celebrate its 100th anniversary next May. His Grace, Bishop Maxim was warmly received and truly enjoyed ...