Serbian Orthodox Church
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch served on Sunday, January 1 the Divine Liturgy in the Ascension Church in Belgrade. With the chanting of the choir of this church more priests and deacons served. Patriarch gave the Holy Communion to many believers among those were mostly children, and after that he held a sermon.
Bishop Teodosije blessed first 38 antimins for monastery and parish churches in the Diocese of Raska-Prizren30. December 2011 - 13:46
With the blessing of seven priests from the Diocese of Raska-Prizren and Osek-Polje yesterday at the church of the Ascension of the Lord in the monastery of Visoki Decani Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren blessed 38 antimins for the monastery and parish churches of the Diocese of Raska-Prizren and served the Divine Liturgy on them.
With the blessing of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno, Vicar of Patriarch blessed a new building for the Agency for the air traffic control of Serbia and Montenegro at Nikola Tesla airport near the suburb of Surcin.
With the decision of Bishop David of Krusevac Dno. 715 from November 21, 2011 the Diocese of Krusevac got its symbols: coat of arms, flag and hymn.
Today at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch awareded academician Milorad Ekmecic and architect Mirko Kovacevic. The celebration was attended by members of the Holy Synod of Bishops - Their Graces Bishops: Vasilije of Srem, Irinej of Backa, Jovan of Sumadija, as well as Their Graces Bishops Pahomije of Vranje, Grigorije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina, Teodosije of Raska-Prizren, David of Krusevac and vicar Atanasije of Hvosno and vicar Jovan of Lipljan.