Eparchial (Diocesan) News
During his stay in Montenegro, President of the Republic of Serbia Mr. Boris Tadic visired on March 16, 2011, the seat of the Diocese of Budimlje-Niksic.
Sunday of Orthodoxy, when the Orthodox Church celebrates the victory over the iconoclacy, in a particular way celebrated in Timişoara. His Grace Bishop Lukijan of Budim and Administrator of Timişoara served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the concelebration of priests and deacons of the Cathedral church of Timişoara and protopresbyter-staurophor Radomir Popovic, dean of the Higher school - Academy of the Serbian Orthodox Church for arts and conservation. During the Holy Service of God the City choir from Timişoara was chanting.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch served on the Theodor's Saturday the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of St. Luke on Kosutnjak.
After morning service and church worship hours His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch has served today in Belgrade's Cathedral Church the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts.
The Serbian Orthodox Church has become richer by receiving a new parish, unique in that it is the only church in the Diocese of Australia and New Zealand, where the official liturgical language is English.
His Grace Bishop Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic served on Saturday, March 5th, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy which was led by His Eminence Metropolitan Nikolaj of Dabro-Bosna in the Cathedral church of Resurrection of Christ in Podgorica.