Serbian Orthodox Church
The feast day of the Ressurection of the Lord was celebrated in all dioceses of the Serbian Orthodox Church.
His Grace Bishop Jovan of Lipljan, vicar of Serbian Patriarch, served statie with procession on Holy Friday in the Patriarchat of Pec with chanting of the nuns of this holy family.
His Grace Bishop Mitrophan of Eastern America celebrated the Paschal feast at St. Nicholas Serbian Orthodox Church in Monroeville, Pennsylvania. The host priest, V. Rev. Stavrophor Dragoljub Malich assisted the bishop at the liturgical celebration.
On Easter Monday, April 16, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch served the Holy Liturgy in Belgrade's monastery of Rakovica. On this occasion, the Patriarch was concelebrated by a few priests and deacons, and nuns of this holy family chanted. Following the Holy Liturgy, Patriarch Irinej served the memorial service for Serbian Patriarchs Pavle and Dimitrije of blessed repose who are buried in the monastery courtyard.