Serbian Orthodox Church

Bishop Andrej celebrates in the Church of Holy Protection of the Most Holy Mother of God

Bishop Andrej celebrates in the Church of Holy Protection of the Most Holy Mother of God

On the feast day of the Entrance of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple, on 4 December 2012, His Grace Andrej, Bishop of Remesiana, Vicar of Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the church of the Holy Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos in Belgrade. The clergy of the church concelebrated.

Patron Saint's Day of Monastery of Entrance of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple

Yesterday, the Patron Saint's Day of the Belgrade's monastery of the Entrance of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple of  was solemnly celebrated. His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the Divine Liturgy with the concelebration of the clergy of the Archbishopric of Belgrade-Karlovac.  

Committee for Religious Education and Military Academy continue to cooperate

With the blessing of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, on 3 December 2012, at the Military Medical Academy in Belgrade, Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno and Major General Mladen Vuruna signed the Agreement on the  continuation of the cooperation.

In 2007 religious education became a regular subject in the Military High School which represented the beginning of the cooperation in education with the Military Academy to which the Military High School belongs. Pupils showed a great interest for spiritual educational which encouraged the authorities to expand program to the Military Academy as well. In 2008 the Agreement on cooperation between the Committee for religious education of the Archbishopric of Belgrade-Karlovac and the Military Academy was signed.

Serbian Patriarch Irinej celebrates in Grocka

Serbian Patriarch Irinej celebrates in Grocka
Serbian Patriarch Irinej celebrates in Grocka
Serbian Patriarch Irinej celebrates in Grocka
Serbian Patriarch Irinej celebrates in Grocka

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch celebrated on Sunday, 2 December 2012, the Divine Liturgy in the church of Holy Trinity in Belgrade's suburb of Grocka. The church in Grocka was built in 1883. 

Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno serves in Church of Holy Archangel Gabriel

Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno serves in Church of Holy Archangel Gabriel
Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno serves in Church of Holy Archangel Gabriel
Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno serves in Church of Holy Archangel Gabriel
Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno serves in Church of Holy Archangel Gabriel

His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno served on Sunday, 2 December 2012 the Divine Liturgy in the church of Holy Gabriel the Archangel in Belgrade. On this occasion Bishop Atanasije awarded Primarius Dr. Bogdan Zlatar,retired specialist in internal medicine, with the Order of Saint Sava of the Third Degree. 

Serbian Patriarch Meets With U.S. Ambassador

Serbian Patriarch Meets With U.S. Ambassador
Serbian Patriarch Meets With U.S. Ambassador
Serbian Patriarch Meets With U.S. Ambassador
Serbian Patriarch Meets With U.S. Ambassador

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch met today with His Excellency Michael Kirby,  Ambassador of the United States of America in Belgrade, at the Patriarchate. 

Divine Liturgy for the hearing impaired

Divine Liturgy for the hearing impaired
Divine Liturgy for the hearing impaired
Divine Liturgy for the hearing impaired
Divine Liturgy for the hearing impaired

With the blessing of His Grace Bishop Jovan of Nis, on the day when the Church celebrates Holy Apostle Philip, the protector and the Patron Saint’s Day of the Association of the Deaf in Nis, at Saint Nicholas church the Divine Liturgy for the hearing impaired  was celebrated. As far as we know, this is the first Liturgy of this kind celebrated in the Serbian Orthodox Church. Protopresbyter Nenad Mikic, the parish priest of the Association of the Deaf in Nis, served the Liturgy. Deacon Ognjen Stankovic was translating during the Holy Liturgy,and he is religious teacher at the Special school “Bubanj” and who participated in the project The Liturgical manual for the hearing impaired.