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Cooperation Between the Serbian Orthodox Church and the Archive of Serbia

Архив СрбијеThe Central event that marked the celebration of the Day of the Archive of Serbia was the signing of the Protocol on the Coooperation between the Serbian Orthodox Church, the Ministry of Culture and the Archive of Serbia, according to which the Archive of Serbia is to offer its professional support to the Serbian Orthodox Church in order to safeguard and put order into the archives of the Serbian Orthodox Church.

Metropolitan Amfilohije Visits the Greek Archbishop

Athens, December 2007

митрополит Амфилохије, Архиепископ Христодул His Eminence Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Coastlands, Amfilohije, together with priest Rev. Gajo Gajic, visited the head of the Greek Orthodox Church, His Beatitude Christodoulos, Archbishop of Athens and All Greece. The vistit took place in Athens and with the blessing of His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Pavle.

Permanent Medical Council’s Bulletin on Patriarch Pavle’s Health Condition – 10.12.2007

Патријарх Павле

The health condition of His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Pavle has been showing a continuous, mild improvement over the past seven days. His Holiness presents no increase in body temperature, takes in food by mouth, is communicative and actively cooperates in the current rehabilitation program. Radiological and laboratory control findings indicate improved heart and lung functions, as well as an appeasement of the inflammatory complications.

The therarpeutic program continues along with intenstive monitoring. The rehabilitаtion treatment applied is producing a positive effect.

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The Serbian Spiritual Heritage of Kosovo and Metohija and its Place in European Culture

Манастир Дечани

On Friday, November 30, 2007, the Ministry for Kosovo and Metohija is organizing a Round Table on «THE SERBIAN SPIRITUAL HERITAGE OF KOSOVO AND METOHIJA AND ITS PLACE IN EUROPEAN CULTURE», to be held at the Annex Room of the «Sava Center» in Belgrade.

Patriarch Pavle And Crown Prince Alexander Extend An Invitation For Assistance To Chilandar Monastery: The Renewal Of Chilandar Monastery The Is Common Concern Of The Church, Crown And People

His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Pavle, together with his closest co-workers, received today at the Patriarchal Residence in Belgrade, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Alexander Karageorgevich, among whose entourage, were Captain Panagiotis Tsakos and Mr. Thomas Zephyres, from Greece, great friends of the Serbian people and their Church, as well as Mr. Dragan Acovich, a member of the Crown Counsel.

Catastrophic Fire In Chilandar Monastery

Catastrophic Fire In Chilandar Monastery
Catastrophic Fire In Chilandar Monastery
Catastrophic Fire In Chilandar Monastery
Catastrophic Fire In Chilandar Monastery

Last night after midnight Chilandar Monastery on Mount Athos was caught by catastrophic fire, which is still not completely extinguished. There are no casualties, and the firefighters, monks and workers in the monastery are keeping the fire under control. The fire, which spread by rooftop, completely destroyed a part of the monastery complex from the abbot's cell, through the hospitality rooms all the way to the Tower of Saint Sava. The Church of King Milutin, the treasury, archives and monastery library remain out of the fire's range. Five fire engines from Kareia, the administrative center of Mount Athos and the Chalkidiki Peninsula, joined in extinguishing and containing the fire.