On Monday 3 December 2012, representatives of St Sava Serbian Orthodox Church attended the NSW Community Forum for the Inner West at Concord RSL & Community Club. The forum was attended by the New South Wales Government Cabinet Ministers including NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell.
At the celebration held on 7 December in the Great hall of the church of Christ the Saviour in Moscow, organized on the occasion of the completion of the work of this year's Pan-Slavic Art Forum "Golden Knight", His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, the president of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate, on behalf of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, awarded the Serbian film director, screenwriter and film producer Jovan Markovic with the Order of St. Sergius of Radonezh.
On Monday, November 26, 2012, His All-Holiness attended and addressed the opening ceremony of The King Abdullah International Center for Interfaith and Intercultural Dialogue (KAICIID) in Austria.
Renowned academic circles at a symposium in Italy requested that the Macedonian authorities immediately release Archbishop Jovan30. November 2012 - 11:41
Recently, in the “St John of Calabria” Monastery, in Bivongi, Calabria, Italy, the international symposium “COLLOQUI DIONISIANI” was held for the third time, a symposium that is already very well known among the academic and theological circles, and is of a great significance for the orthodoxy.
It represents a high level of spiritual-theological-academic meetings in which internationally renowned speakers take part. This year’s conference was dedicated to the Ecumenical Councils and the topics will contribute to the organization of the next Pan-Orthodox meeting.