Eparchial (Diocesan) News
River of ten thousands pilgrims from all parts of the world constantly yesterday and today was coming to the Ostrog monastery to worship the Ostrog Wonderworker. Many of them came on foot from many parts of Montenegro, but also from Trebinje and other places in Herzegovina.
The Divine Liturgy was served this morning His Eminence Amfilohije Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral and Vicar Bishop Jovan of Dioclea, the heugomen of the Ostrog monastery with the concelebration of priests and monks of Metropolitanate of Montenegro and the Littoral.
Many Orthodox believers, priests and monks of the Diocese of Dabrobosna solemnly welcomed Serbian Patriarch Irinej at the Dobrun Monastery.
LET LOVE REIGN AMONG PEOPLE
Lots of Orthodox believers from Visegrad and nearby suburbs, monks and priests of the Diocese of Dabrobosna on Wednesday evening welcomed Serbian Patriarch Irinej. The festive welcome was enhanced also by young folklorists from the Serbian Sokol society "SOKO" from Dobrun, and Patriarch Irinej had been welcomed before on the border crossing Vardiste by Metropolitan Nikolaj of Dabrobosna and mayor of Visegrad Tomislav Popovic..
On the Third Monday after Pascha on the day of the transfer of the relics of St. Joanikije of Devic on May 9, 2011 Bishop Jovan of Sumadija served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in Kragujevac's suburb of Bresnica in the church of St. Joanikije of Devic with the concelebration of many local priests.
His Grace Bishop Konstantin of Middle Europe served on Sunday, May 8, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of St. George the Great-martyr and the Victor-bearer in Osnabruck in the northwest of Germany. He was concelebrated by presbyters Sinisa Vujasinovic from Osnabrück and Nedjeljko Djokic from Düsseldorf with deacons Slavisa Bozic from Vienna and Aleksandar Perkovic from Hildesheim, and the service was attended by Their Royal Highnesses Prince Vladimir and Princess Brigita of Yugoslavia, consul of Serbia in Hamburg, Vojin Dragisic.
In the monastery of the Holy Protection of the Holy Theotokos in Sweden under the chairmanship of His Grace Bishop Dositej of Britain-Scandinavia from April 28-29, 2011 the regular session of the Diocesan council of the Diocese of Britain-Scandinavia was held. After the report of Bishop Dositej about the situation in the Diocese, the reports from many parishes from Great Britain, Ireland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Island were brought.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch on the day of celebration of Holy Evangelist and apostle Mark served the Divine Liturgy in Belgrade's church devoted to this apostle of God with the celebration of His Grace Vicar Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno, fifteen priests and six deacons of the Archbishopric of Belgrade-Karlovac.