Eparchial (Diocesan) News

President of Croatia visits Monastery of Krka

His Grace Bishop Fotije of Dalmatia met with President of the Republic of Croatia Dr Ivo Josipovic on October 5, 2010 in the Krka Monastery. Mr. Josipovic was accompanied by Minister of Science Dr. Radovan Fuks; President of the SPC Mr. Milorad Pupovac; Advisor to the President Mr. Sinisa Tatalovic; other associates of the president and representatives of Serbs in the Croatian Assembly. During the reception Mr. Stanimir Vukicevic, the ambassador of the Republic of Serbia to Croatia, joined the talks.

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

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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.