Аssistance for Кosovo and Мetohiја

The ultimate goal of this combined program of International Orthodox Christian Charities-IOCC and with the blessings of His Grace Bishop Irinej, the Serbian Orthodox Church in Australia and New Zealand, is to contribute to the process of reconciliation and stabilization in Kosovo and Metohija, and to foster an environment that creates sustainable opportunities for improved livelihoods and economic development of the targeted areas. To achieve the program's ultimate goal, IOCC, Inc. will provide support and assistance to the Visoki Dečani and Patriarchate of Peć monasteries in Kosovo and Metohija.

Bishop Atanasije at Vavedenje Monastery

Today's feast day of the 20,000 Holy Martyrs of Nicomedia was  officially celebrated with the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Vavedenje Monastery on Senjak in Belgrade. The Holy Hierarhal Liturgy was served by His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno. During the Holy Liturgy, Bishop presented the hagiography of the holiday, which formed a message to the people how to live in Christ and with Christ, as did all our ancestors.

Christmas in Los Angeles

A photo gallery from the celebration of Nativity of Our Lord in Los Angeles we deliver here from the internet presentation of the Diocese of Western America.

Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at church at the Djurdjevi Stupovi Monastery

On the feast day of the Synaxis of the Most Holy Theotokos on January 8, 2010 His Grace Bishop Joanikije of Budimlje and Niksic Niksic  served with the priesthood the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Djurdjevi Stupovi monastery near Berane.After the end of the liturgy, Bishop gave a sermon to the  gathered people, where he especially referred to the graceful gifts that we received from our intercessor before the Lord The Most Holy Virgin Mary.

Source: Diocese of Budimlje and Niksic

Patron Saint's Day of Republic of Srpska

On the occasion of the feast day of the Holy Archdeacon and Protomartyr Stephen, Patron Saint's Day of the Republic of Srpska, His Grace Bishop Jefrem of Banja Luka served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Cathedral Church of Christ the Savior in Banja Luka.

Christmas in Visoki Decani Monastery

President of Serbia Boris Tadic spent Christmas in Kosovo and Metohia. Tadic said from Decani Monastery  that today is the holiday of peace and it always provides an opportunity to send a message of reconciliation.

Tadic today after the Christmas liturgy said that in Kosovo above all, it is necessary for people to reconcile among themselves and within their families, but also for the nations to reconcile, to find a solution for troubles and problems which derive from the past.