The Nativity of Saint John the Baptist

Among the Church's feasts, there are three in honor of God's saint which in their significance stand out from the others devoted to the saints and are numbered among the great feasts of the Church of Christ. These feasts glorify the economy of God for our salvation.

36 years of the episcopal ministry of Bishop Lukijan

On July 1st, 2020 it was 36 years of the episcopal ministry of His Grace Bishop Lukijan of Budim and Temisoara.

On this occasion, His Grace Bishop Lukijan of Budim and the Administrator of Temisoara celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the monastery of Saint George (in Romania) with the concelebration of the clergy of the Diocese of Temisoara, in which name abbot Justin (Stojanovic) congratulated the jubilee to His Grace Bishop with prayerful wishes that he serves the Lord and his Church for many years.

Bishop Sergije visits Bishop Jefrem

His Grace Bishop Sergije of Bihac-Petrovac visited His Grace Bishop Jefrem of Banjaluka at the Bishop's court in Banja Luka on 1 July 2020.

Bishops exchanged thoughts on the current situation in society and the dioceses they administer.

Serbian Patriarch receives Ambassador of Kingdom of Netherlands

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received on 29 June 2020 in the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade His Excellency Gilles Beschoor Plug, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Netherlands to the Republic of Serbia

Saint Lazarus Day in Gracanica: We will persevere with the God\s power and our faith

Serbian Saint Lazarus Day was solemnly celebrated in the monastery of Gracanica with the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy celebrated by Bishop Atanasije of Zaholm-Herzegovina, with the concelebration of the clergy of the Diocese of Raska - Prizren.

Liturgical responses were sung by the church choir from Cacak, with the participation of several hundred faithful from all parts of central Serbia, Montenegro, Republika of Srpska and Northern Macedonia. Due to the specific conditions of the pandemic this year, the number of believers was much smaller than usual, but many who could not come participated in the all-Serbian celebration of Saint Lazarus Day, praying in their own churches around the world.