Proclamation of Bishop Ilarion of Timok

Church of Serbia – 12/8/14

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated the rite of the proclamation of the elected Bishop of Timok, Archimandrite Ilarion, former head of the monastery of Bukovo at the Cathedral church of the Nativity of the Most Holy Mother of God in Zajecar.

His Holiness was concelebrated by Their Graces Bishops: Justin of Zica, Policarpos of Belogradcisce (Bulgarian Patriarchate), Irinej of Backa, Pahomije of Vranje, Marko of Bregalnica, Teodosije of Raska-Prizren, elected Sergije of Middle Europe and Antonije of Moravica.

Following the proclamation, Archimandrite Ilarion officiated the vesper service of the Holy Pentecost, while archimandrites, elected Bishops Arsenije of Toplica and Jeronim of Jegar, concelebrated.