In a presence of several thousand faithful, today on December 24, 2009 at the St. Sava memorial cathedral on Vrachar the Divine liturgy for the dead was served and forty-day commemoration for Patriarch Pavle of Serbia of blessed repose.
Today, on November 15, 2009, at 10.45 at the Military Medical Academy in Belgrade, after receiving the Sacrament, Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade and Karlovac , Patriarch Pavle of Serbia reposed in the Lord.
Locum tenens of the Patriarchate throne His Eminence Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral has served today the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at monastery Rakovica with the concelebration of Metropolitan Christopher of the Czech Lands and Slovakia , priests and deacons of the Archbishopric of Belgrade and Karlovac.
With the blessing of Locum tenens of the Patriarchate throne, His Eminence Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral during 40 days the Divine Liturgy will be served at Cathedral Church beginning at 7:30am, except on Sundays when it will begin at 9:00am. At Monastery Rakovica the Divine Liturgy will be served at 6:00am except on Sundays.
The Orthodox Church today celebrates the Venerable Cyriacus the Anchorite. At the chapel of St Simeon the Myrrh-Gushing of the Patriarchate court the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy has been served by His Eminence Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral with the concelebration of four priests and four deacons.