Serbian Patriarch Porfirije visited Jasenovac Monastery

Church of Serbia - 3/3/21 His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch, visited the Jasenovac Monastery on 28 February 2021. With the faithful people, clergy and monks, His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch in the sacred family of the Jasenovac monastery was welcomed by His Grace Bishop Jovan of Slavonia. After the doxology in the church of the Holy ...

Patriarch Porfirije at the Orthodox Grammar School in Zagreb

Church of Serbia - 28/2/21 His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch, the administrator of the Diocese of Zagreb-Ljubljana, visited the Serbian Orthodox Grammar School Kantakuzina Katarina Brankovic in Zagreb on February 26, 2021. The patriarch visited the grammar school on the seventh day since he was enthroned on the throne of the Belgrade-Karlovci metropolitans and Serbian patriarchs in ...

Patriarch Porfirije Meets with President Vucic

Church of Serbia - 28/2/21 His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch met with the President of the Republic of Serbia, Mr. Aleksandar Vucic in the building of the Presidency of the Republic of Serbia in Belgrade, on February 24, 2021. After the meeting with Patriarch Porfirije, President Aleksandar Vucic said that they discussed all important issues in the ...

Serbian Patriarch Porfirije congratulated Novak Djokovic on his victory at the Australian Open

Church of Serbia - 24/02/21 On the occasion of another great success of tennis player Novak Djokovic, His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch sent a greeting card with the following content: I congratulate our Novak Djokovic on his great victory at the Australian tournament, but also, even more, on his new feat. What he does is a top ...

His Holiness Porfirije, Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade and Karlovci and Serbian Patriarch enthroned

Church of Serbia - 20/2/21 The bells of the Cathedral church of the Holy Archangel Michael in Belgrade rang at 11.25 am, indicating that the 46th head of the Serbian Orthodox Church, His Holiness Porfirije, Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade and Karlovci and the Serbian Patriarch was enthroned. PHOTO GALLERY 1 ,    PHOTO GALLERY 2 The solemn act of enthronement ...

The 30th Anniversary of Enthronement of His Grace Bishop Irinej of Backa, PhD

Church of Serbia - 25/12/0202 The thirtieth anniversary of the enthronement of His Grace Bishop Irinej of Backa, PhD, was marked on 23 December 2020.  At the regular session of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church in 1989, hieromonk Irinej was elected as Vicar Bishop of the Serbian Patriarch, with a title ...

On Election of the New Serbian Patriarch and Epidemics – Church-Legal Analysis by Protopresbyter-staurophor Velibor Dzomic

Church of Serbia - 23/12/2020 The question * of the date of the election session of the Holy Assembly of Bishops at which the 46th Serbian Patriarch should be elected is primarily a church issue and primarily concerns the bishops, clergy, monastics and the faithful of the Serbian Orthodox Church. Having in mind the importance of the ...

Patriarch and Serbian President Visits Saint Sava Cathedral

Church of Serbia - 24/10/2020 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, and Aleksandar Vucic, the President of the Republic of Serbia visited the Saint Sava Cathedral in the Vracar district on 22 October 2020.  - I am glad that all citizens of Serbia and all Serbs, wherever they live, will soon be able to come to the Cathedral ...

Patriarch Irinej and Minister Loncar called on Citizens to Respect Epidemiological Measures During Slava Celebrations

Church of Serbia - 22/10/2020 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, and Dr. Zoran Loncar, Minister of Health in the Government of the Republic of Serbia,  called on all citizens of Serbia yesterday to adhere to anti-epidemic measures in the next period, and during slava celebrations, in order to preserve public health. At today's meeting at the Patriarchate, ...

Order of Saint Symeon the Myrrh-Bearer to the Serbian Army Guard

Church of Serbia - 15/10/2020 On October 12, 2020, on the feast of the Venerable Cyriacus the Hermit, Their Graces Bishops Arsenije of Nis, responsible for the Army of Serbia, and Stefan of Remezijana, Vicar of the Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the military chapel of St. George the Great Martyr at the ...

Serbian Patriarch Celebrated in the Cathedral Church

Church of Serbia - 15/10/2020 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch. celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the Cathedral Church in Belgrade on October 10, 2020, on Ven. Cyriacus’ All Souls’ Day. In the prayerful presence of His Grace Bishop Mitrophan of Canada, the Patriarch was concelebrated by protopresbyter-staurophor Petar Lukic, presbyter Slavisa Popovic and archdeacon Damjan Bozic. The ...

The Serbian Patriarch Consecrated Transfiguration Church at Prolom Banj

Church of Serbia - 8/10/2020 On October 3 and 4, 2020, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch visited the Diocese of Nis on the occasion of the consecration of bells on the recently reconstructed northern tower of the monastery of St. Nicholas at Kursumlija, as well as of the great consecration of the Church of the Transfiguration ...

Patriarch Irinej, President Vucic Discuss Kosovo and Metochia

Church of Serbia - 16/9/2020 His Holiness Irinej, the Serbian Patriarch, met with President of the Republic of Serbia, Mr. Aleksandar Vucic, on September 14, 2020. In an open conversation, President Vucic informed the Patriarch about the negotiations on Kosovo and Metochia that had been held in Washington and Brussels at the beginning of the month, as ...

“Kosovo is an Integral Part of Serbia” – Patriarch Irinej of Serbia

Church of Serbia - 11/9/2020 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch has said today that the only agreement that the Serbian Orthodox Church accepts is the one in which Kosovo is part of Serbia. "That is absolutely the position of the Church, and nothing has changed there. We will still see in which direction the negotiations between the ...

Patriarch Irinej: When We are close to God, then We are Children of God, and then We are Most Close to Each Other

Church of Serbia - 9/9/2020 His Holiness Irinej, the Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of Saint Athanasius the Great in the suburb of Zemun, Plavi Horizonti, on 6 September 2020. The Patriarch was concelebrated by protopresbyter-staurophor Bozo Bakajlic, Diocesan dean of Zemun-New Belgrade; presbyter AndjelkoDoder, principal of the church; archdeacon Stevan Rapajic ...

Patriarch Irinej of Serbia Celebrates 90th Birthday

His Holiness Irinej - Archbishop of Peć, Metropolitan of Belgrade and Karlovci, and Serbian Patriarch

Church of Serbia  - 30/8/2020 +Many Years+ The Serbian Church and the nation of Serbia celebrated the 90th birthday of His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch on the 28th of August 2020. In addition to the hierarchs, clergy, and monks of the Serbian Orthodox Church, His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch Irinej received on the occasion of his 90th birthday, ...

Patron Saint-day of the Church of Holy Archangel Gabriel in Belgrade

Church of Serbia - July 2020 On the occasion of church Patron Saint-day, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of Holy Archangel Gabriel in Belgrade on 26 July 2020. The Patriarch was concelebrated by the diocesan dean of Belgrade One protopresbyter-staurophore Dr Vladimir Vukasinovic, dean of the Faculty of Orthodox ...

Solemn Celebration of Saint Vitus Day in Lazarica Church in Belgrade

Church of Serbia - 29/6/2020 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch officiated the Holy Liturgy in the church of Lazarica, in the Belgrade's district of Zvezdara on Saint Vitus Day, on 28 June 2020. The Patriarch was concelebrated by the local clergy. Before the beginning of the Liturgy, the Patriarch ordained Ivica Stojkovic and Slobodan Pajevic, parishioners into ...

Patron Saint-day of Holy Apostles Bartholomew and Barnabas

Church of Serbia - 27/6/2020 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of Holy Apostles Bartholomew and Barnabas in Rakovica on 24 June 2020. The Patriarch was concelebrated by the local clergy.  At the beginning of the service His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch consecrated a new fresco painting of the church. ...

Solemnation of the dedication church of Venerable Justin of Celije in Resnik – Belgrade

Church of Serbia - 15/6/2020 His Holiness Irinej, the Serbian Patriarch, officiated the Divine Liturgy in the chapel of St. Justin of Celije, next to the church of St. Nicholas of Ohrid and Zica, in Resnik on June 14, 2020. His Holiness was concelebrated by Bishop’s dean of Belgrade-Posavina, Archpriest-Staurophore Branko Mitrovic, Archpriest Aleksandar Petrović, Priests Goran ...