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SERBIAN CHURCH REPORTEDLY BEWILDERED BY DECISION OF BULGARIAN CHURCH REGARDING MACEDONIAN CHURCH

December 14, 2017 Featured
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Orthochristian.com – 14/12/17 His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia has reportedly expressed his bewilderment at the Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s (BOC) decision to present the case for the canonicity and autocephaly of the schismatic Macedonian Orthodox Church (MOC) to the other canonical Local Orthodox Churches. The decision has caused anxiety among the Serbian hierarchy, according to the […]

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Biography of elected Bishop Sergije (Karanovic) of Bihac-Petrovac

September 11, 2017 Featured

Church of Serbia – September 2017 The solemn rite of the enthronement into the throne of bishops of Bihac-Petrovac will be performed at the Cathedral church of the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul in Bosanski Petrovac on  September 10th, 2017. The newly-elected Bishop of Central Europe Archimandrite Sergije (Karanovic) was born on 4 July 1975 […]

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Patronal Feast of the Cathedral Church in Trebinje – Herzegovina

August 23, 2017 Featured
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Church of Serbia – 23/8/17 The patronal feast of the church and the city, the Transfiguration of the Lord, was solemnly celebrated in Trebinje on the Saturday of 19 August 2017. On the Eve of the feast-day of the Holy Transfiguration of the Lord, which is the patronal feast of the city and the church, […]

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First Liturgy in Japanese at the Belgrade Cathedral

August 13, 2017 Featured
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Church of Serbia – August 2017 With the blessing of Serbian Patriarch Irinej and Metropolitan Daniel of Tokyo and All Japan, Bishop Antonije of Moravica, Vicar Bishop of the Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the Holy Hierachal Liturgy with the concelebration of a guest from the Japanese Orthodox Church, priest Gregory Mizuno from Yokohama, in the Cathedral […]

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Clergy Meeting – 53rd Convention of the SOC in Northern America

July 21, 2017 News
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Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 21/7/17 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the clergy meeting of the two Archdioceses of the USA at the 53rd Annual Convention held in California. Their Eminences Mor Clemis Eugene Kaplan, Patriarchal Vicar for the Western USA, and Mor Dionysius John Kawak, Patriarchal Vicar for the Eastern USA, […]

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Patron Saint-day of the church of Saint Nicholas in Pristina

December 25, 2016 News

Church of Serbia – 25/12/16 Saint Nicholas has neither left this church which was burnt, nor has left Christians who have remained in Pristina. With restoration of this church we show that in these life conditions one may serve the Liturgy and praise the Lord, and by celebrating Liturgies each year we restore the life […]

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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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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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21st Church Assembly of the SOC in North and South America: Day

August 7, 2014 Featured News

Church of Serbia – August 2014 The 21st Church Assembly of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America officiall began Tuesday, August 5, 2014 with the Holy Hierarchical Divine Liturgy and the Invocation of the Holy Spirit following liturgy. Source:  

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Biography of Bishop Electus Jovan of Slavonia

July 22, 2014 Featured News

Church of Serbia – 22/7/14 New Elected Bishop Jovan (Culibrk) was born on April 16, 1965 in Zenica. He finished a high school and the grammar school in (Bosanska) Gradiska. He studied South-Slavic languages and literatures at the universities in Banja Luka and Zagreb, where he graduated at the Department for stylestics with a work […]

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Serbian Orthodox Church’s website attacked by hackers

June 11, 2014 Featured News

InSerbia News – 11/6/14 BELGRADE – The Serbian Orthodox Church (SOC) said on Tuesday that its official website has been under constant hacker attack since Saturday, June 7. “The maximum speed of the attack has reached 46 Gbps, or around ten million requests per second,” the SOC press office said in a statement, adding that […]

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Macedonia under fire for jailed Serbian archbishop

August 6, 2013 Featured News

Timothy Fowler – 6/8/13 International church and human rights bodies are calling on the government of Macedonia to release a Serbian Orthodox archbishop from jail. They believe the charges against the bishop are not based in fact, but on an ecclesiastical dispute with the breakaway Macedonian Orthodox Church (MOC). Since 2003 Archbishop Jovan of Ohrid has […]

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Serbian ‘cybermonk’ encourages inter-ethnic dialogue in Kosovo

July 23, 2013 Featured News

Muhamet Brajshori for Southeast European Times in Pristina  22/07/13 The Serbian Orthodox Church wants to become more engaged with the local community in Kosovo. A Serbian Orthodox clergyman whose progressive viewpoints and embrace of social media have earned him the nickname “cybermonk” is working to facilitate dialogue and understanding between Serbs and Albanians. As an […]

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Permanent Exhibition Of The Museum Of Serbian Orthodox Church Has Been Opened

June 1, 2013 Featured News

31/5/13 BELGRADE – New permanent exhibition of the Museum of the Serbian Orthodox Church has been opened in the Patriarchal Palace in the presence of the Patriarch Irinej, Serbian president Tomislav Nikolic and Minister of Culture and Information Bratislav Petkovic, reported RTS.. Patriarch Irinej pointed to the long felt need to expand the museum, because […]

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Biography of Archimandrite Jovan (Culibrk) elected for Vicar Bishop of Lipljan

September 2, 2011 News

Serbian Church 31/8/2011 Archimandrite Jovan (Culibrk) was born on April 16, 1965 in Zenica. He finished a high school and the grammar school in (Bosanska) Gradiska. He studied South-Slavic languages and literatures at the universities in Banja Luka and Zagreb, where he graduated at the Department for stylestics with a work on Milos Crnjanski …

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Metropolitan Amfilohije: Metropolitanate expects the State respects the centuries-long structure of the Church

June 20, 2011 News

17/6/2011 Serbian Church Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral said yesterday that the Mitropolitanate respects the independant state of Montenegro, but it is expecting that the state respects the centuries-long structure of the Church. Otherwise, justice will be sought in Brussels and Strasbourg. He indicated that the Church in Montenegro has been existed for […]

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Minister of Faith and Diaspora prepares a reception for members of the Assembly of the SOC

May 29, 2011 News

26/5/2011 Minister of Faith and Diaspora Mr. Srdjan Sreckovic prepared yesterday, on the occasion of the session of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church, a reception for His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch and the members of the Assembly. Minister Sreckovic pointed out that with this reception “once again our will is […]

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The Holy Synod of Bishops of the SOC, May 2011 – Photos

May 24, 2011 News

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Holy Assembly of Bishops of the SOC started with the Divine Liturgy

May 16, 2011 Featured News

16/5/2011 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch served the Divine Liturgy in Belgrade’s Cathedral Church which was a beginning of the regular session of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church. At the end of the Divine Liturgy, in a presence of all Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church, the Invocation of the […]

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Exhibition opened in Zajecar – Late Antique/ Early Christian art in an interpretation of students of the SOC Academy

May 4, 2011 News

Goran Janicijevic 2/5/2011 With the blessing of His Grace Bishop Justin of Timok, on Friday April 29, 2011 in the National museum in Zajecar the exhibiton titled “1700 YEARS AFTER – Late Antique/ Early Christian art in the interpretation of the students of the Academy of the SOC.” The exhibition, with which began the marking […]

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Ethronement ceremony of newly-elected Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren in Prizren

December 29, 2010 Featured News

27/12/2010 Serbian Church Today the newly-elected Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren was formally enthroned. The Divine Liturgy was served by His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch the newly-reconstructed St George’s Cathedral church with the concelebration of 14 bishops of the SOC and more that 70 priests from many dioceses. Many Bishops of the SOC and other local […]

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