Procession through the streets of Bar in glory and honour of St. Jovan Vladimir

After the Holy service of God, which was on Saturday, June 4 in the Prechista Krajinska Monastery in Ostros was served by His Eminence Amfilohije Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoralw with priesthood, the celebration of the feast day continued with a holiday procession in the afternoon which went through the streets of Bar, led by Metropolitan Amfilohije and Bishop Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic.

Message By Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew For World Environment Day

Message By His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew for World Environment Day (June 5, 2010)

Inasmuch as, at the Ecumenical Patriarchate, we have long been concerned about problems related to the preservation of the natural environment, we have ascertained that the fundamental cause of the abuse and destruction of the world's natural resources is greed and the constant tendency toward unrestrained wealth by citizens in so-called "developed" nations.

New portal mosaic at St. George’s in St. Albans

The St George Serbian Orthodox Parish and Church-School Congregation in St Albans, Victoria, which is under the pastoral care of the Very Rev. Stavrophor Borislav Petrovic, has recently undertaken a series of extensive projects in order to expand, enhance and adorn the edifice of the their church building. The nave and narthex have been successfully expanded whilst being faithful to the detail on maintaining the appearance and integrity of the original structure.

Serbian Patriarch IRINEJ served in St. Jovan Vladimir in Belgrade

His Holiness IRINEJ, Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade-Karlovci and Serbian Patriarch served this morning, in the first week of the Apostolic Lent, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the St. Jovan Vladimir church in Belgrade. His Holiness was concelebrated by protopresbyter-staurophor Risto Peric, presbyter Dragan Sovljanski - head of the church, protodeacons Tomislav Milanovic and Stevan Rapajic and deacon Dragan Tanasijevic.

During the Holy Liturgy Patriarch IRINEJ gave the communion to lots of children and believers, and in the suitable sermon reminded the people on the significance of the lent for the salvation and the great part of Holy King Jovan Vladimir in the Serbian history.

Monks of the monastery Simonopetra of Holy Mount Athos in the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade

After pilgrimage to the Diocese of Raska-Prizren monks of the Simonopetra monastery from the Holy Mount Athos led by archimandrite Elisaios visited today the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade. His Holiness IRINEJ, Serbian Patriarch received them, and there were also present His Grace Bishop Irinej of Bachka, member of the Holy Synod of Bishops and two Vicar Bishops Porfirije and Atanasije.

Protosyngellos Simeon Vilovski deprived of the monastic status and office and excluded from the church community

The Church Court of the Diocese of Budimlje-Niksic on its session on May 22 in Berane reached a verdict by which protosyngellos Simeon (Vilovski), ex-head of the monastery of Banjska, was deprived of the office and monastic rank and brought back among laymen with a secular name Dejan [1] and excluded from the church community in three years.