Serbian Orthodox Church
His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Bihac-Petrovac consecrated foundations of a new church - memorial chapel to Serbian New Martyrs Vera, Nada, Ljubava and their mother Sofija in the hamlet of Cate in the presence of many believers, in the village of Vodica, nearby Strojica on 28 September 2013.
Local clergy concelebrated to the Bishop. The construction of this memorial chapel was initiated by descendants and families of the killed Serbs in fall 1941, and especially owing to the voluntary and unselfish effort of Dr Stojan Cate from Cata in Vodica, who is descendant himself of these 54 innocently killed Serbs in this village.
On the first Sunday after the Elevation of the Holy Cross His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch celebrated the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy in the church of Holy Great Martyr Prince Lazar on Zvezdara
Protopresbyter-stavrophor Dragoslav Stikic and protopresbyter Mirko Vidacak, head of the church; with deacons Miroslav Nikolic, Ivica Cairovic and Dragan Tanasijevic concelebrated to the Patriarch.
Celebration of the patronal feast day (slava) of the Municipality of Zemun, the Elevation of the Holy Cross, began with the Divine Liturgy celebrated by His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch at the church of Saint Nicholas of Myra
The procession, led by Serbian Patriarch, went through streets of Zemun. About five hundred citizens attended the rite of cutting the slava cake and the solemn sermon of Serbian Patriarch.
On the feast of the Elevation of the Holy Cross at the church of Sts. Emperor Constantine and Helen the patronal feast day of the choir was solemnly celebrated
His Grace Bishop Jovan of Ulpiana, Vicar to the Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the concelebration of protopresbyter-stavrophor Branko Topalovic, episcopal dean of Belgrade II; protopresbyter-stavrophor Nedeljko Marjanovic, head of the church; protopresbyter Djordje Popovic, presbyter Sladjan Vlajic, military priest; protodeacon Radomir Rakic and deacon Vladislav Golic.