Eparchial (Diocesan) News
During the formal vesper service, on April 2, 2011 in Cetinje Monastery His Eminence Amfilohije Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral performed a tonsure of novice Konstantin Zivkovic giving him monastic name Jovan.
Source: Metropolitanate of Montenegro and the Littoral
President of the Republik of Srpska, Mr. Milorad Dodik, as a part of his visit to Trebinje and the opening of manifestation Days of Wine, also visited monastery of Tvrdosh where he was welcomed by Bishop Grigorije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina, Bishop Atanasije, heugomen Sava and priests of the Diocese.
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.