Serbian Orthodox Church

Scholarships for students of the Prizren Seminary

Scholarships for students of the Prizren Seminary
Scholarships for students of the Prizren Seminary
Scholarships for students of the Prizren Seminary
Scholarships for students of the Prizren Seminary

Aleksandr Torshin, the first Deputy Chairman of  the Federation Council of the Russian Assembly with associates visited Prizren and the Sts. Cyrill and Methodius Seminary. As the president of the International Humanitarian Foundation for Preservation of Christian Sacred Places in Kosovo and Metohija "Saint Sabbas the Sanctified Foundation" personally presented scholarships to 25 students of the Seminary in the presence of Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren, the rector of the Seminary, and professors of the school.

Iveron Icon To Visit East Coast

With the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad and His Eminence Archbishop Kyrril of San Francisco and Western America, the  Myrrh-streaming “Hawaiian” Iveron Icon of the Mother of God will be brought to the continental US in honor of the 5th anniversary of the appearance of the Myrrh-Streaming Icon itself, the five year celebration of the Re-unification of the Russian Orthodox Church, the 15th anniversary of the martyrdom of Br. Jose Munoz, and the 30th anniversary of the finding of the Montreal Iveron Icon.

Newly consecrated church at Cafa Prijedolska

Newly consecrated church at Cafa Prijedolska
Newly consecrated church at Cafa Prijedolska
Newly consecrated church at Cafa Prijedolska
Newly consecrated church at Cafa Prijedolska

His Grace Bishop Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic consecrated  on Saturday, September 29, along with the priesthood the church of Holy Apostles Peter and Paul in Cafa Prijedolska.

Remembrance of the suffered in Jajinci

With the blessing of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno attended the Central commemorative manifestation in Jajinci.

The central state manifestation devoted to the preservation of the remembrance of the innocently suffered during the World War Two at the scaffold in Jajinci near Belgrade was organized last Saturday, October 6, 2012 by the Government Committee for fostering tradition of the liberation wars of Serbia. On this occasion His Grace Bishop Atanasije met with representatives of the state and militar leadership, foreign military ataches in Serbia, as well as survived camp inmates among those was Mrs. Dusica Milacic who was born on May 21, 1942 bv her mother Radmila Rajkovic.

Bishop Maxim of Western America in Prizren

Bishop Maxim of Western America in Prizren
Bishop Maxim of Western America in Prizren
Bishop Maxim of Western America in Prizren
Bishop Maxim of Western America in Prizren

HIs Grace Bishop Maxim of Western America came to Kosovo and Metohija yesterday. Bishop Maxim served the Holy Liturgy in Prizren Cathedral church, at which pupils of the Seminary of Sts. Cyrill and Methodius chanted along with their professors. After the Holy Liturgy, Bishop Maxim along with the Diocesan Bishop Teodosije  visited the Seminary where he was informed about its life and work. Bishop Maxim gave a financial contribution for the Seminary, a donation of the believers of his Diocese.

Liturgy and the memorial service to Prince Paul, Princess Olga and Prince Nikola Karadjordjevic at Oplenac

Liturgy and the memorial service to Prince Paul, Princess Olga and Prince Nikola Karadjordjevic at Oplenac
Liturgy and the memorial service to Prince Paul, Princess Olga and Prince Nikola Karadjordjevic at Oplenac
Liturgy and the memorial service to Prince Paul, Princess Olga and Prince Nikola Karadjordjevic at Oplenac
Liturgy and the memorial service to Prince Paul, Princess Olga and Prince Nikola Karadjordjevic at Oplenac

Karadjordje's poplar, the symbol of freedom and unity of one small nation which stood up before the eyes of all Europe to fight against one mighty and strong enemy, and today it is again the meeting place of all Serbs. In the church of Holy Great Martyr George at Oplenac in the presence of the royal family Karadjordjevic, lots of faithful people, the Holy Hiearchal Liturgy was served and the requiem for Prince Paul, Princess Olga and Prince Nikola. With the blessing of His Grace Bishop Jovan of Sumadija, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was served by Bishop Pahomije of Vranje and he was concelebrated by Bishop Irinej of Australia-New Zealand with many priests.