Homily of Patriarch Irinej at St. Paul’s Cathedral

Church of Serbia - 17/10/16 Sermon preached for the 100th anniversary of St. Vitus’ Day celebration at St. Paul’s Cathedral (Marking British–Serbian friendship and alliance in the Great War) on Friday 14 October 2016 by His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Sir Irinej Most Reverend and Right Honourable Lord Archbishop of Canterbury, Right Reverend Lord Bishops, reverend fathers and ...

More violence against Serbs in Kosovo on St. Vitus Day

John Robles 29/6/2012 June 28th was a very important day for the Serbian people and for Serbian Orthodox Christians. On the 28th of June, according to the Gregorian Calendar, Orthodox Serbs celebrate Vidovdan or St. Vitus Day or the Feast of St. Vitus as it is also known, but the day is also very important for other reasons. The ...

Patriarch, defense minister mark Holiday

NIŠ -- Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) Patriarch Irinej and Defense Minister Dragan Šutanovac attended Vidovdan (St. Vitus Day) ceremonies in Niš on Monday. Irinej was quoted as saying that the Serbian people can defend Kosovo through unity and readiness to save this holy Serbian territory in the best way possible. "I trust that those who hold ...

Patriarch spends St. Vitus Day in Kosovo

BELGRADE, GRAČANICA -- Serbian Orthodox Patriarch Irinej is spending this Vidovdan (St. Vitus Day) with the people in Kosovo, said reports. On Sunday, he attended ceremonies at the Serbian Orthodox monastery of Gračanica, near the Serb enclave. According to the announcement from the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC), Irinej also will visit Gazimestan, the location of the Battle ...