Eparchial (Diocesan) News

New church for Serbs in Vienna

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch  met with the Austrian President Heinz Fischer and the Mayor of Vienna Michael Heupl. Patriarch received a promise that it a new church will be built in the part of Vienna, where live most of the Serbs.

Serbian Patriarch Irinej visits Cardinal Schoenborn, Austrian President Fischer and Vienna's Mayor Heupl

The day of the visit of His Holiness Irinej Serbian Patriarch to Austria, today was marked by dialogue with the representatives of Church and State. Patriarch has a breakfast at first with the Vienna archbishop, Cardinal Christoph Schoenborn in Arcbbishop's palace near the cathedral of St. Stephen, and then he visited the Austrian Federal President Heinz Fischer in the Hofburg Castle and the Vienna Mayor Michael Heupl at the City Hall.

Serbian Patriarch in Linz and Vienna: Kosovo is our incurable wound

The First hierarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SOC), His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch visited yesterday Linz in Upper Austria, the city where 7000 Serbs live. Patriarch served the Divine Liturgy in the church of St. Basil of Ostrog.

Diocesan Days 2010

Source: www.westsrbdio.org

Patriarch Irinej consecrates church in Padez near Krusevac

In a day when our Church celebrates Saint martyr Irinej Bishop Of Lyon, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch serves the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of the Holy Protection of the Theotokos in a village of Padez near Krusevac.

Feast day of the Synaxis of New Martyrs of Jasenovac in Tallong, Australia

The Feast day of the Synaxis of New Martyrs of Jasenovac will be prayerfully celebrated on September 13, 2010 with the Divine Liturgy in the monastery of the Holy Protection of the Theotokos in Tallong.

The hostess of the Christian gathering at the luncheon of love after the Liturgy will be members of the Association of the Circles of the Serbian Sisters of Australia and New Zealand. 

Source: Diocese of Australia and New Zealand