Kind Request from the Serbian Church to Help Earthquake Victims in Croatia

Church of Serbia - 24/01/21 Considering the catastrophic consequences caused by the earthquake in Croatia, showing solidarity with those who suffered, the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church purposely opened an account with the bank Poštanska štedionica a.d. Beograd to which contributions can be made: local Serbian Dinar account: 200-3274971601759-51 foreign currency account: RS35200327497060198827 ...

Metropolitan Porfirije: There will be Challenges, but we will Never Lose Faith that God is With Us

Church of Serbia - 19/01/21 From the first day, the Metropolitan Porfirije of Zagreb- Ljubljana was with the people who suffered terrible losses after a series of devastating earthquakes in Sisak, Glina and Petrinja, as well as the surrounding villages in Croatia. In these difficult days, once again, as he says, it has been shown that tragedies ...

Urgent Christmas Project for Serbs in Krajina (Earthquake Relief)

28. Jun NGO - 6/1/21 Hundreds of you have written to us asking to help the Serbs in Croatia who have again been left homeless, this time due to the devastating earthquake. Our volunteer teams are already stretched to their maximum delivering thousands of Christmas gifts to Serbian children all over the region. However, we have all ...

Collecting Aid for Earthquake Victims in Croatia

Church of Serbia - 1/1/2021 The Metropolitanate of Zagreb-Ljubljana calls upon all people of goodwill, who want and can,  to help the victims of the earthquakes that stroke the Croatian cities of Petrinja, Sisak, and Glina on December 28 and 29. Donations can be paid to the following account: Serbian Orthodox Church in Croatia, Diocese of Zagreb-Ljubljana Sberbank ...

Serbian Orthodox Churches Destroyed in the Earthquake that hit Croatia

Church of Serbia - 1/1/21 In the earthquake that hit Croatia on December 29, 2020, the Church of the Ascension of the Lord in Majske Poljane in Banija was completely destroyed. The church, popularly known as Mlada Nedjelja, was built in 1820. This year, the parish of Glina marked two centuries of existence of that holy church. The earthquake ...

Remembrance Day of All Victims and Exiled Serbs in the Armed Operation “Storm” in Croatia

Church of Serbia - 7/8/2020 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej officiated a memorial service for the killed Serbs in the armed operation “Storm” in Croatia in 1995. The memorial service was officiated at Sremska Raca, Serbia, on 4th August 2020. The President of the Republic of Serbia, Aleksandar Vucic, and the Serbian member of the Presidency of Bosnia ...

Meeting of Metropolitan Porfirije and President Milanovic

Church of Serbia - 27/7/2020 The President of the Republic of Croatia, Mr Zoran Milanovic, received His Eminence Porfirije, Metropolitan of Zagreb-Ljubljana, on July 23, 2020. President Milanovic and Metropolitan Porfirije discussed, among other things, about the position of the Serbian Orthodox Church in Croatia, as well as the relations between the authorities of the Republic of ...

Jadovno, Croatia: We Do Not Pray for the Perished But to the Perished

Church of Serbia - 29/6/2020 Every word in this place is excessive. Faced with the mystery of evil, we need to penetrate the mystery of good, said His Eminence Metropolitan Porfirije of Zagreb and Ljubljana at the Memorial Service for the victims of Jadovno (*Croatian concentration camp for Serbs in WWII)  on 24th June 2020 over the ...

Earthquake Damaged the Zagreb Orthodox Cathedral Church

Church of Serbia - 25/3/2020 In the powerful earthquake that struck Zagreb on March 22, 202, the capital city of Croatia, the Church of the Transfiguration of the Lord at the Cvetni Trg (Flower Square) was also damaged. As deacon Dragan Radic, author of photographs of the destroyed church and buildings in the surrounding streets told the ...

Consecration and enthronement of Bishop Heruvim of Osijek-Polje and Baranja

Church of Serbia - 17/6/18 On the day when our Holy Church prayerfully celebrated Venerable Nikita the Confessor, 10 June 2018, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Cathedral church of Holy Great Martyr Demetrius in Dalj, Croatia. During the service His Holiness performed the consecration and introduced of Bishop Heruvim ...

The Cathedral church in Karlovac, Croatia, celebrated its jubilee

Church of Serbia - 24/12/17 On the feast day of Holy Great Martyr Barbara and Saint John Damascus, on 17th December 2017, the 230th anniversary of the Cathedral church and 10th anniversary of its great restoration was celebrated solemnly at the Cathedral church of Saint Nicholas of Myra in Karlovac. The Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was officiated by Metropolitan Porfirije of ...

Sadilovac Orthodox Martyrs

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Mighty Nose - Grey Carter - July - August 2017 On 31 July 1942, the Ustasha criminals murdered and set fire killing 463 men, women and children (of which 149 were under the age of 13) from Sadilovac, Bugari, Lipovacha and nearby villages. The only ‘sin’ of the victims was that they were Orthodox Serbs. In these ...

Remembrance Day on Victims of the “Storm” Military Action Marked

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Church of Serbia - August 2017 The state manifestation dedicated to marking the Remembrance Day of the killed and expelled Serbs in the Croatian military-police action “Storm” in August 1995, when 2000 Serbs were killed and more than 200.000 expelled, was held at Veternik near Novi Sad, Serbia,  on 4 August 2017. Serbian Patriarch Irinej served the ...

Remembrance Day of the killed and expelled Serbs

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Church of Serbia - 5/8/17 On the occasion of The Remembrance Day of the killed and expelled Serbs in the military action “Storm” in Croatia 1995, in all churches of the Serbian Orthodox Church the memorial service for the victims will be served on July 5th, 2017 beginning at 11 am. The same day bells of ...

LITHUANIAN PARLIAMENT ROUNDLY REJECTS GAY MARRIAGE

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Pravoslavie.ru - 26/6/17 The Lithuanian parliament (Seimas) completely rejected a proposal to legalize same-sex marriage last week, reports the Vilinus news portal Lietuvos žinios. The vote on the bill had been delayed for at least half a year, until June 15. 29 parliamentarians voted in favor of amending the civil code, 59 against, and 20 abstained. Abstaining ...

Croatia: Five Serbian Orthodox churches broken into

INSERBIA - March 2017 Five Orthodox temples in Croatia have been broken into during the past several days, the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) announced on Friday. Money was stolen, but no major material damage has been done, a statement released by the SPC Eparchy (diocese) of Dalmatia said. The churches targeted in this way are located in Baljci, ...

President of Croatia congratulated the feast-days of Orthodox Christmas

Church of Serbia - 8/1/17 President of Croatia Mrs. Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic sent best wishes to the Serbian Orthodox Metropolitan of Zagreb-Ljubljana, His Eminence Porfirius, and via him to the clergy, monastics and faithful of the Serbian Orthodox Church in Croatia, on the occasion of the forthcoming feast-days of Orthodox Christmas, and greeted him with the ...

Ecumenical Patriarch’s historical visit to Croatia

Church of Serbia - September 2016 A symposium on New Martyrs to be held in Zagreb. - The Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in Jasenovac. - Consecration of Bishop's Palace in Pakrac. His All-Holliness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew is going to pay a visit to  Zagreb on September 9th, 2016, where he is going to open the Scientific Conference under ...

CROATIA: SERBIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH BROKEN INTO, DAMAGE CAUSED

B92 - 8/7/16 Unknown persons broke into the Serbian Orthodox Church of St. Petka in the Croatian town of Sisak, in the night between July 4 and 5. They also caused considerable material damage, the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) said in a statement. It noted that this comes after several incidents in the past during which perpetrators would ...

Patriarch: Perhaps it’s not time yet for pope’s visit

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www.b92.net - 12/2/16 Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) Patriarch Irinej has said that he "has nothing against" the visit of the Roman Catholic pope to Serbia. However, Irinej added that perhaps the conditions for that have not been met yet. "The pope has several times hinted that he wants to visit Serbia as well... I do not see anything bad ...

Did Serbs construct the tower of Babel?

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November 2015 - cogniarchae Wait!!! Before you start throwing rocks at me I have to tell you that this is not my idea – it comes from a famous medieval text – “the chronicle of Dalimil”! Still, chances are that you never heard of this text and for me this is a good enough reason to make a ...