Serbian Orthodox Church
On the day when we celebrate two saints of our Church, St. Luke, the Christ's Apostle and Evangelist and the great protector of the Serbian people before the Lord, St. Peter of Cetinje, in the Nis's church of St. Luke, a holiday's vigil service and the Hierachal Liturgy with priests of diocese of Nis and Bihac-Petrovac was served by His Grace Bishop Dr Jovan of Nis.During the Liturgy the Bishop ordained Mr. Stevan Kricko, the graduate theologian, a deacon.
On the feast day of Saint Prohor of Pcinja, two Bishops of our local Church served the Divine Liturgy in the monastery of Prohor of Pcinja.
His Grace Bishop Vasilije of Zvornik-Tuzla served the Holy Hiearchal Liturgy on the feast day of St. Hosea the Prophet and venerable martyr Saint Andrew of Crete, in the church of the Ascension of Most Holy Theotokos in Modrica.
Bishop Vasilije was consecrated by protopresbyter-staurophor Bogdan Todic and Pero Tanackovic and protodeacon Slavoljub Milosevic.
On Sunday, November 6, 2011, His Grace Bishop Fotije of Dalmatia served the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy in Sibenik. In his sermon Bishop Fotije interpreted the story of the sower and the seed (Mat.13.3-13) stating that the people accept the Evangelical wordaccording to their spiritual condition. After the Holy Liturgy Bishop Fotije with priests and people visited the building of Radio Sibenik, which has been returned to the property of the SOC recently.
On Sunday, twenty first after the Pentecost, on November 6, 2011 in the Old church in Mostar Bishop Grigorije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the oncelebration of protopresbyter-staurophor Radivoje Krulj and presbyter Danilo Bor. On the same day a brotherly meeting of all priests from Diocese of Zahumlje Herzegovina was held. After the meeting Bishop Grigorije held the fourth lecture within the seminar for priests and catechists. The theme of the lecture was "Dialecticts of the created and the uncreated".
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received today in the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade cardinal Vinko Puljic, the archbishop of Vrh Bosna, and monsignor Vincenzo Paglia, Bishop of the diocese of Tarni-Narni-Amelia (Italy), accompanied also by professor Alberto Quatrucci from Rome. The reception was attended by Their Graces Bishops - Irinej of Backa, the member of the Holy Synod of Bishops, Andrej of Remesiana, Vicar of the Serbian Patriarch.