Mother Euphrosyne reposed in the Lord

Church of Serbia - 7/3/18 +Memory Eternal+ Mother Euphrosyne the Abbess of Gračanica Monastery reposed in the Lord this morning in her 90th year. As a great ascetic laborer of Christ’s love she devoted her life from her early youth as a nun. Now her blessed soul rushes to embrace the Lord whom she so ardently served. Memory ...

Serbian Orthodox Church will always respect their true friends

Church of Serbia - 27/2/18 On 14 February this year Bishop Teodosije bestowed upon the Italian Army Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Danilo Errico the highest award of the Serbian Orthodox Church - The Medal of the Holy Emperor Constantine (the first Christian Roman Emperor who was born on the territory of today's Serbia). General Errico as ...

Europe’s Palmyra: How Kosovo’s Medieval Culture Was Demolished by Extremists

Sputniknews - 11/9/16 Serbia organized an exhibition of cultural and historical heritage of Kosovo and Metohija in Paris, the headquarters of UNESCO, to serve as a reminder to the West of how they let it be destroyed since the 2000s. There is a lot of Serbian cultural heritage in Kosovo and Metohija. Now, Kosovo is an independent state, partially ...

Constitutional Court of Kosovo confirmed property rights of Visoki Dečani Monastery – Communique of the Diocese

www.eparhija-prizren.com - May-June- July 2016 The Constitutional Court of Kosovo yesterday on 20 May finally after 16 years of litigation concluded the lawsuit and confirmed the land ownership of the Visoki Dečani Monastery over 24 hectares (59 acres) of the disputed land. In its decision published on the official site, the Constitutional Court rejected the last year ...

The Communique of the Diocese of Raška and Prizren regarding the decision of the Appellate Panel of the Supreme Court of Kosovo regarding the Dečani Monastery property

Diocese of Raška and Prizren appeals for Mr. Oliver Ivanović and Dragoljub Delibašić to be granted a pretrial release

Church of Serbia - July-August-September 2015 The Diocese of Raška and Prizren expresses its consternation and deep concern regarding the recent decision of the Appellate Panel of the Special Chamber of the Supreme Court of Kosovo. The Appellate panel annulled the decision of the Supreme Court of December 2012 by which 24 hectares of the land ...

KLA graffiti appear on gate of Serb Orthodox monastery

26/4/14 GRAČANICA -- A graffiti reading "UCK" - Albanian for "KLA", the so-called Kosovo Liberation Army - appeared on the gate of the Visoki Dečani Monastery early on Friday. This is according to a statement issued by the Eparchy of Raška and Prizren of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC). The 14th century Serbian monastery is located in western ...

Attacks on Dečani Monastery: Apartheid, Attempt to erase Serb History in Kosovo

Global Research, February 16, 2013 Office for Kosovo and Metohija, Government of the Republic of Serbia Director of the Office for Kosovo and Metohija Aleksandar Vulin said that threats and protests outside the Dečani Monastery represent an attempt to wrap up the ethnic cleaning and that there are attempts to remove evidence of existence of Serbs. Vulin thanked ...

“K. Albanian extremists continue to make threats

B92 11/2/13 He noted that he was concerned about their announcement that they would usurp the monastery’s land despite the decision of the Supreme Court of Kosovo. The court determined that 23 hectares belonged to the monastery and ruled against two companies who claimed that the land belonged to them. “This would be very dangerous because Visoki ...

“Attempt to erase evidence of existence of Serbs”

TANJUG 11/2/13 BELGRADE -- Aleksandar Vulin says threats and protests in front of the Serb medieval monastery Visoki Dečani were an attempt to complete the ethnic cleansing in Kosovo. According to the director of the Government's Office for Kosovo and Metohija, they also aimed to remove any evidence of the existence of Serbs there. Vulin thanked members of the ...

KFOR, KPS block Serb monastery after threats

8/2/13 VISOKI DEČANI -- The situation is calm on Friday afternoon in the vicinity of the monastery of Visoki Dečani in Kosovo, after "local extremists" were prevented to approach it. Earlier in the day, the Raška-Prizren Eparchy of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) stated that its medieval monastery had been under siege since Friday morning. KFOR and Kosovo ...