Metropolitan Porfirije of Zagreb Elected New Serbian Patriarch

OCP News Service - 18/2/21 Belgrade-Serbia: Metropolitan Porfirije Perić of Zagreb and Ljubljana has been elected as the 46th Patriarch of the Serbian Church. Election results were declared on the even of 18th February 2021 at the end of the Holy Bishops Council that was held at the Saint Sava Cathedral. Metropolitan Porfirije was born "Prvoslav Perić" ...

Venerable Elder Mathew Proceeds to Choose the Name of the News Serbian Patriarch

OCP News Service - 18/2/21 Belgrade Serbia: The Orthodox Church Youtube Community channel reports that Venerable Elder Mathew, escorted by the Patriarchal subdeacons, has entered the Cathedral (Belgrade time 15:31) to choose the name of the new Serbian Patriarch (placed in sealed covers inside the Gospel book). Source: OCP News Service

A Prayerful Beginning to the Holy Council of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church

OCP News Service - 18/2/21 Belgrade-Serbia: The Holy Council of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church began with the Hierarchical Liturgy, presided by  Metropolitan Chrysostom of Dabro-Bosnia in the Memorial Church of Saint Sava in Vracar to elect the new Primate of the Church. An official press release will be issued after the election of the new ...

The Council of Bishops of the Serbian Church Begins at the Cathedral of Saint Sava

OCP News Service - 18/2/21 Belgrade-Serbia: The Holy Council of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church has begun with the  Hierarch'ial Liturgy, presided by the Metropolitan Chrysostom of Dabro-Bosnia at the Cathedral of Saint Sava in Vracar,  at 9 am Serbian time. The Council will elcet the new head of the Serbian Orthodox Church in due ...

Communique Regarding the Election of the New Serbian Patriarch

Church of Serbia - 18/2/21 The Holy Assembly of Bishops for the election of a new Primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church will commence at the Saint Sava Memorial Cathedral in the Vracar district at 9 a.m. with the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy which will be officiated by His Eminence Metropolitan Hrizostom of Dabar-Bosnia, chairman of the ...

Bishop Lavrentije (Trifunovic) Hospitalized

Church of Serbia - 18/1/21 His Grace Bishop Lavrentije (Trifunovic), competent Bishop of Sabac Diocese and the administrator of the Valjevo Diocese, was hospitalized in the morning today, at the Clinical Center of Serbia in Belgrade. Given this circumstance, tomorrow's meeting of the Holy Assembly of Bishops will be chaired by His Grace  Bishop Vasilije of Srem. The ...

THE FEAST OF SAINT SIMEON THE GOD-RECEIVER AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 18/2/21 On Tuesday, 3/16 February 2021, the Patriarchate celebrated the feast of Saint Simeon the God-receiver. On this feast, the Church and especially the Church of Jerusalem commemorates the co-operation of Saint Simeon in the mission of God’s Providence for our salvation. Saint Simeon was a righteous and holy man, who lived on ...

The Coptic Orthodox Church Marks ‘Contemporary Martyrs Day’

Coptic Orthodox Church UK - Media and Communications Office - 18/2/21 The Coptic Orthodox Church marks ‘Contemporary Martyrs Day’, convened by HE Archbishop Angaelos, with Messages from His Holiness Pope Tawadros II, and His Holiness Pope Francis, and addresses by The Archbishop of Canterbury, Cardinal Koch, Fiona Bruce MP, The Bishop of Truro, and a panel ...