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Patriarch Porfirije: We will send help to the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and its Metropolitan Onuphry

Porfirije: Патријарх Порфирије: We have decided to send material assistance to the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and its Metropolitan Onuphry. Our humble contribution is an expression of love for our needy brothers and sisters in Ukraine.

His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch officiated the Holy Hierarchical Liturgy with the concelebration of Their Graces Bishops Nikodim of Dalmatia and Stefan of Remesiana, clergy from Saint Sava Cathedral church and presbyter Bogoljub Ostojic from Zagreb and Dejan Mandic from Koper.

Conversation between Serbian Patriarch of Serbia and the Papal Nuncio in Slovenia

His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch, received Apostolic Nuncio in Slovenia and Apostolic Delegate to Kosovo and Metohija Jean-Marie Speich .

In a cordial and open conversation, Patriarch Porfirije and Archbishop Speich exchanged views on current events and temptations facing the two churches and agreed that the only way to find solutions to the various crises facing the modern world is a dialogue based on evangelical love. Bishop Justin of Hvosno, Vicar of the Serbian Patriarch attended the audience.

Patriarch Porfirije opened a solemn session of Matica Srpska

Patriarch Porfirije: The Life of Matica Srpska Матице Српске is intertwined with the life of the Serbian Orthodox Church

On 16 February 2022 in Novi Sad, His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch opened a solemn session of the Matica Srpska, which marked the 196th anniversary of the founding of the oldest literary, cultural and scientific institution of the Serbian people. Previously, His Holiness Patriarch talked with His Grace Bishop Irinej of Bačka,at the Bishop's Palace in Novi Sad.

Patriarch Porfirije: Let's walk the path of the publican, the path of calmness, not the path of pride, the path of the pharisee

His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch officiated the Liturgy in the church of Protection of the Most Holy Mother of God in Belgrade, on 13 February 2022, the Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee (phоto gallery).

The Patriarch was concelebrated by protopresbyter-staurophors Jovica Vicentijevic, Slobodan Ceketic and Jovan Milanovic, presbyters Gavrilo Rajic, Nenad Prodic and Mihailo Rapajic, as well as deacons Dragan Rodic, Radomir Vrucinic, Nemanja Kalem and Pavle Matulic.

Patriarch Porfirije presented annual scholarships to final year students of the founding faculties of the University of Belgrade

On February 12, 2022, on the feast of the Holy Three Hierarchs, at a ceremony in the crypt of Saint Sava Cathedral Church, His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch,  presented scholarships to final year students of the Faculty of Medicine, Electrical Engineering, Law, Philosophy, and Theology, selected in a contest. 

In that sort of evangelical love and noble endeavor, the Serbian Business Association and Humanitarian Fund "Privrednik," also participates. Founded in 1897, it also provides scholarships to gifted pupils and students, while His Holiness Porfirije has been its chairman and benefactor for an entire decade.

Patriarch Porfirije officiated the services on the occasion of the feast of the Holy Three Hierarchs

His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the All-Night Vigil in the crypt of the Saint Sava Memorial Cathedral, on the Eve of the feast of the Holy Three Hierarchs, 11 February 2022. 

In the continuation of the prayerful gathering, at midnight, His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch officiated the Holy Hierarchical Liturgy with the concelebration of Their Graces Bishops Stefan of Remesiana, Jerotej of Toplica and Justin of Hvosno (phоto gallery).