Patriarch Porfirije: Let everything we do be imbued with faith in the Lord

His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the side chapel of Saint John the Theologian at the Faculty of Orthodox Theology of the University of Belgrade on 11 April 2021, on Fourth Sunday of Great Lent. (phоto gallery ).

His Holiness Patriarch expressed great satisfaction and joy that he has the opportunity to worship at the Orthodox Theological Faculty: - The Faculty is one of the most important points in the life of our Church. The Faculty of Theology is the root from which the tree grows and bears the fruits of the mission of our Church. The faculty is our home and a place where we try to learn authentic theology, a theology that is not only sterile philosophical, even the most perfect, thought, and it is not just a word about God, but theology that is at the same time living in accordance with what we believe in.

Prayer Farewell to Archimandrite Jovan Radosavljevic


Patriarch Porfirije: Father Jovan is the heir of St. Nicholas's, St. Justin's and St. Sava's Orthodox spirit and tradition

His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch, several hierarchs of the Serbian Orthodox Church, clergy, monastics and numerous believers said goodbye to the prominent clergyman of the Serbian Orthodox Church, Archimandrite Jovan Radosavljevic, with a magnificent prayer ceremony in the Lelic Monastery(photo gallery and videos).

Prayer of Patriarch Porfirije for Bishop Milutin

Patriarch Porfirije served the memorial service to Bishop Milutin, the first hierarch of the restored Diocese of Valjevo, considering it has been a year since his earthly demise.

Everyone who is a part of the spiritual life of Valjevo remembers with joy the Saint Sava Academy, where in the summer of the Lord 2014, a sermon was delivered in honor of Saint Sava by Bishop Porfirije, then Bishop of Jegar and vicar of Bishop Irinej of Backa. Shortly afterwards, Bishop Porfirije was elected Metropolitan of Zagreb and Ljubljana. With the blessing of Bishop Milutin of Valjevo of blessed repose, he comes to Valjevo again and at the academy, as part of the 35th anniversary of the presentation of the Venerable Father Justin, speaks about the newly canonized saint of the Serbian Church, whose works are an inspiration to generations of church pastors throughout the Orthodox universe.

Forty-day memorial service to Bishop Atanasije

On Saturday, 10 April 2021, a forty-day memorial service to Bishop Atanasije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina of blessed repose was marked in Trebinje, in Tvrdos Monastery. 

Bishop Irinej Celebrated the Feast of Annunciation in Elizabeth

Bishop Irinej Celebrated the Feast of Annunciation in Elizabeth
Bishop Irinej Celebrated the Feast of Annunciation in Elizabeth
Bishop Irinej Celebrated the Feast of Annunciation in Elizabeth
Bishop Irinej Celebrated the Feast of Annunciation in Elizabeth

On April 7, 2021, the Great Feast of the Annunciation, His Grace Bishop Irinej of Eastern America celebrated the Vesperal Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom in the parish church of St. George in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Concelebrating with the Bishop were Protopresbyter-Stavrophor Zoran Radovic, parish priest, and Protodeacon Milos Zdralic of the Eastern American Diocese.

Serbian Patriarch received the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium

His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch, received His Excellency Koenraad Adam, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium in the Republic of Serbia at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 9 April 2021.

Serbian Patriarch Porfirije and Ambassador Adam discussed current problems that exist in Europe and the region, and which, according to the Patriarch, must be resolved through dialogue. - All people are godly beings and I want, according to modest possibilities, to help everyone in order to preserve peace and build relations full of trust and mutual respect between nations, said Patriarch Porfirije.