30th anniversary of episcopal and 25th anniversary of archpastoral ministry of Vladika Amfilohije celebrated liturgically at the Cathedral church in Podgorica

Church of Serbia - December 2015 On the feast of Holy Hiero-Martyr Gabriel, on 26 December, the solemn conciliar Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was served regarding the 30thanniversary of episcopal and 25th anniversary of archpastoral ministry of Amfilohije, Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral, in the Cathedral church of the Resurrection of Christ ...

Jubilee celebration of Metropolitan Amfilohije

Church of Serbia - December 2015 In the fulfilled crypt of the Cathedral church of the Resurrection of Christ in Podgorica, on 25 December 2015, the solemn spiritual academy dedicated to the 30th anniversary of episcopal ministry and 25thanniversary of archpastoral ministry as  Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral Amfilohije was held. The ...

Patriarch Irinej celebrated Liturgy at Gracanica Monastery on Saint Lazarus of Serbia Day

June 2015 On occasion of the Serbian Saint Lazarus  Day, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch celebrated the Divine Liturgy in Gracanica Monastery in Kosovo and Metochia, with the concelebration of Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral, Their Graces Bishops Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic, Teodosije of Raska-Prizren, Jovan of Slavonia, retired Atanasije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina and the priesthood ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije: “Gay pride parades” are parades of death”

Hieromonk Ignaty (Shestakov) - October 2014 In his recent interview with the journalists of Vesti newspaper Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral stressed that the attitude of the Church towards the so-called “gay parades” remains unchangeable. “The opinion of the Church cannot be different. This is what has probably not been expressed yet: such parades, if we ...

Faithful from Argentina visits Serbian Patriarch

21/7/14 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, on the request of Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral - Administrator of the Diocese of Buenos-Aires, received on 16 July 2014 a group of believers from the Argentinian province of Chaco, led by presbyter Branko Stanisic. Serbian Patriarch Irinej greeted fourty believers of the parish of Saint Nicholas the ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije: “The spirit of neofascism is sowing seeds of discord”

May 2014 Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral has stated that the revived spirit of neofascism is sowing seeds of discord, “trying to cause a quarrel between brothers in the Ukraine and Russia”. The hierarch said these words during the solemn cross procession, dedicated to the feast-day of Holy Hierarch Basil of Ostrog, which gathered bishops ...

Church should build hotels instead homes for the elderly – Metropolitan Amfilohije

16/9/13 PODGORICA – Metropolitan of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) in Montenegro Amfilohije said that the Metropolitanate of the church is in “material weakness” and is unable to build homes for the elderly. However, he said, it is “natural” for the SPC to build apartments and keep hotels. “All this is in the glory of the God and ...

The Crypt of Podgorica’s Cathedral Church of the Resurrection of Christ consecrated

3/7/13- Serbian Church His Eminence Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral Amfilohije and Their Graces Bishops Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic and Joakim of Polog-Kumanovo with clergy and faithful people consecrated on June 30th the crypt of the Cathedral Church of the Resurrection of Christ in Podgorica, and they served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy there. During ...

Initiative to Canonize Petar Petrovic Njegos withdrawn

Serbia 24/5/13 An initiative to have Petar Petrovic Njegos canonized has been withdrawn from procedure and the Assembly of the Serbian Orthodox Church will not involve itself with that topic, said Church spokesperson Bishop Irinej of Backa on May 23. The initiative to proclaim Njegos a saint was submitted by the Metropolitanate of Montenegro and the Littoral, ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije in His Pastoral Visit to Chile

Metropolitanate of Montenegro and the Littoral Serbian Orthodox Church 20/10/2012 His Eminence Amfilohije, Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral, Bishop-Administrattor of the Diocese of Buenos Aires and South-Central American of the Serbian Patriarchate, visited the parish in Santiago, the capital city of Chile, from 6-9 October 2012. His Eminence was welcomed at the airport ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije in a three-day visit to the Orthodox Archdiocese of Ohrid

6/7/2012 Serbian Orthodox Church -Orthodox Archbishopric of Ohrid His Eminence Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral kyr Amfilohije as a sign of the support to His Beatitude Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje kyr kyr Jovan, as well as to Bishops, priests and believers of the Orthodox Archbishopric of Ohrid, made ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije gets an honorary doctorate (honoris causa) of the Saint Sergius Orthodox Theological Institute in Paris

9/2/2012 Serbian Church The Saint Sergius Orthodox Theological Institute in Paris announced that a formal session, at which the Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral would be awarded with an honorary doctorate, to be held on February 12 of this year, commencing at 3 p.m. hours. The session will be presided by His Eminence Archbishop Gabriel of ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije concludes his visit to Brazil

Serbian Church 2/12/2011 His Eminence Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral, the Bishop-administrator of the Diocese of Buenos Aires and South-Central American of the Serbian Patriarchate, finished yesterday , on November 29, 2011 his visit to the Orthodox communities in Brazil which belong to our Local Church. The last day of the visit, on ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije meets with Jorge Capitanich, Governor of the province of Chaco

17/11/2011 Serbian Church in Argentina His Eminence Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro adnd the Littoral Amfilohije, the administrator of the Diocese of Buenos Aires and South-Central American of the Serbian Patriarchate, met on November 15, 2011 in Resistencia, the seat of Province of Chaco, with its Governor Mr. Jorge Milton Capitanich, originating from Banjani, ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije served in Machagai in the Argentinian province of Chaco

16/11/2011 His Eminence Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral Amfilohije, the administrator of the newly-formed Diocese of Buenos Aires and South America of the Serbian Patriarchate, served on Sunday, November 13, 2011 the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of St. Nicholai in Machagai in the Argentinian province of Chaco, with the ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije comes to Argentina

Serbian Church 2/11/2011 According to the decision of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church from this year's session in May on creating of a new Diocese of Buenos Aires and South-Central American with a seat in Buenos Aires and on placing His Eminence Amfilohije Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the ...

Montenegro: Trial of SPC dignitary ontinues

B92, BETA 12.09.2011 PODGORICA -- The trial of Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) Metropolitan Amfilohije is scheduled to resume on Monday in Podgorica, Montenegro. The case is handled by the Podgorica Misdemeanor Court. The church dignitary was charged with hate speech. The Higher State Prosecution of Montenegro indicted Metropolitan Amfilohije for "cursing all those who wished to demolish the church ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije: Metropolitanate expects the State respects the centuries-long structure of the Church

17/6/2011 Serbian Church Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral said yesterday that the Mitropolitanate respects the independant state of Montenegro, but it is expecting that the state respects the centuries-long structure of the Church. Otherwise, justice will be sought in Brussels and Strasbourg. He indicated that the Church in Montenegro has been existed for eight ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije served Divine Liturgy in Greek military camp of the KFOR in Urosevac

Serbian Church Upon the invitation of the colonel Iorgos Hadjiteophanos, the commander of the Greek forces of the KFOR in Kosovo, Locum Tenens of the Diocese of Raska-Prizren and Kosovo-Metohia, Metropolitan Amfilohije, visited on November 3, 2010 a military base of the Greek KFOR " Rigas Feraios" near Urosevac and served the Divine Liturgy ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije visits the Bulgarian Orthodox Church

Serbian Church 14/9/2010 His Eminence Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral was these days, upon the invitation of His Eminence Metropolitan Kyrril of Varna and Veliki Preslav, in a Bulgarian town of Varna. Metropolitan participated in a theological and literary manifestation "The twelfth week of the Orthodox book and particularly at the theological ...

Patriarch IRINEJ continues his visit to Northern Kosovo

20/6/2010 Patriarch IRINEJ continues his visit to Northern Kosovo, Metropolitan Amfilohije served in Ranilug and visits Kosovo Pomoravlje His Holiness IRINEJ, Serbian Patriarch served this morning Holy Liturgy in the monastery of Devic with the concelebration of Vicar Bishop Teodosije and priests of Mitrovac governorship. After Devic, Patriarch IRINEJ visited along with Bishop Teodosije monasteries of Sokolica ...