Serbian Orthodox Church
Serbian Patriarch Irinej warmly welcomed by faithful people in Bijelo Polje, Mojkovac, Piva and Zica monastery1. August 2011 - 12:32
Staying in a canonical visit to the Diocese of Budimlje-Niksic His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch was warmly welcomed on July 30, on the feast day of St. Margaret of Antioch by faithful people in Bijelo Polje, Mojkovac, on Zabljak and in Piva.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch served the Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral Church of St. Basil of Ostrog in Niksic, with the concelebration of His Eminence Amfilohije Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral and Their Graces Bishops - retired Atanasije of Herzegovina, Jovan of Sumadija, Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic, Grigorije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina, newly-elected Jovan of Nis and newly-elected Jovan of Lipljan.
In the church of Ressurection of Christ in Valjevo, on Sunday of Holy Fathers of the Sixth Ecumenical Assembly, His Grace Bishop Milutin of Valjevo served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the concelebration of priests of this church, protosyngellos Nikodim (Bogosavljevic), hierodecaon Siluan (Mrakic) - deacon of Bishop of Valjevo and deacon Dejan Tripkovic, secretary of Bishop of Valjevo.
Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren served yesterday the Divine Liturgy in the church of St.George the Great Martyr in Zvecan. Bishop Teodosije was concelebrated by priesthood of the hierarchal regency of Mitrovica, and at the Divine Liturgy about hundred believers participated from Zvecani and area. Bishop Teodosije, who has been present in a last couple of days on the north of Kosovo, visited people who took parti in the peaceful protests.
On the occasion of seventy years since the massacre in Glina's church, His Grace Bishop Gerasim of Gornji Karlovac served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the relocated Glina's church and then also a memorial service on the place of the former church where innocent Orthodox Serbs were killed by criminal hands, with the concelebration of protopresbyter-staurophor Petar Lukic, head of the Cathedral church in Belgrade, presbyter Slavko Sarac of Petrinje and presbyter Slobodan Drakulic, Glina's parish priest.