Serbian Orthodox Church

Feast of Saint John – Patron Saint-day of Bishop Irinej of Bačka

Feast of Saint John – Patron Saint-day of Bishop Irinej of Bačka
Feast of Saint John – Patron Saint-day of Bishop Irinej of Bačka
Feast of Saint John – Patron Saint-day of Bishop Irinej of Bačka
Feast of Saint John – Patron Saint-day of Bishop Irinej of Bačka

Celebrating his Patron Saint-day, His Grace Bishop Dr Irinej of Bačka officiated the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral Church in Novi Sad. Their Graces Bishops Vasilije of Zvornik-Tuzla, Pahomije of Vranje, David of Kruševac and Porfirije of Jegar concelebrated to Bishop Irinej. Concelebratin presbyters were led by Archimandrites Jovan (Radosavljević) and Jeronim (Močević)  and deacons were led by hierodeacon Goran Botoški.

Commemoration for victims of “Novi Sad Raid”

Commemoration for victims of “Novi Sad Raid”
Commemoration for victims of “Novi Sad Raid”
Commemoration for victims of “Novi Sad Raid”
Commemoration for victims of “Novi Sad Raid”

The 71st anniversary of the tragic event was marked at Quay of Raid victims in Novi Sad. On this place during the 1942 raid the soldiers of the Hungarian occupation army killed and threw under the ice of the Danube River several thousands citizens of Novi Sad from 21-23 January 1942. Serbian First Deputy Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic and Hungarian Deputy Prime Minister Tibor Navracsics were present at the commemoration ceremony. 

At noon, representatives of the Government of the Republic of Serbia, City of Novi Sad, dignitaries of the Serbian Orthodox Church, Jewish Community in Novi Sad, ambassadors of Israel and Hungary in Serbia, chief of the Office for Cooperation with Traditional Churches and Religious Communities and faithful people gathered in front of the Family monument.

Historical day for Serbian people

Remains of King Peter II of Yugoslavia arrived yesterday to Fatherland. Memorial service celebrated by Serbian Patriarch Irinej. 

The casket of HM King Peter II of Yugoslavia arrived yesterday at Belgrade Airport Nikola Tesla. The grandson of King Peter II, HRH Prince Alexander (grandson) accompanied the casket on the King Peter II last flight home.

New Year's reception in Vienna

New Year's reception in Vienna
New Year's reception in Vienna
New Year's reception in Vienna
New Year's reception in Vienna

 

On Monday, 14 January 2013, when the feast of the Circumcision of Our Lord Jesus Christ was celebrated, and the memory of Saint Basil the Great and the New Year according to the Julian calendar, parish priests of the Vienna's church of the Resurrection of Christ, with their parishioners arranged a solemn New Year's reception for friends of the church.