Yesterday the feast day of St. Peter of Cetinje and the feast day of St. Apostle and Evangelist Luke was celebrated in Cetinje with the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the Cetinje monastery which was served by Bishops of our local Church, holiday's spiritual academy and the slava's table of Christian love.
On the occasion of the feast day of Venerable mother Parascheva - Saint Petka, His Grace Bishop Pahomije of Vranje served the Divine Liturgy in the church of St. Petka in the village of Ribarci, the municipality of Bosilegrad, with the concelebration of priests Zoran Stojadinov from Surdulica and parish of Bosilegrad, priest Zoran Stojanov and Michael Stancev and deacon Dusan Dzonic from Surdulica.
On the occasion of the monastery of St. Petka in Izvor near Paracin, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was served by His Grace Bishop Ignjatije of Branicevo with the concelebration of hierarchal deputy protopresbyter-staurophor Mladen Simonovic, head of the Paracin church presbyter Branislav Djordjevic, as well as monks. Lots of people, choir of the church of Paracin ans sisterhood took part in the Liturgy after which Bishop Ignjatije with abbess mother Maria cut the slava cake.
On Sunday, October 30 His Grace Bishop Dr Jovan of Nis served with the concelebration of many priests the Divine Liturgy in the church of Sts. Emperor Constantine and Empress Helen in Svrljig.
On the Eve of the feast day of St. Peter of Cetinje the Wonderworker and Saint Luke the Apostle and Evangelist in the Cetinje monastery the evening holiday's service was held by His Grace Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren, with the concelebration of priests and prayerful participation of Their Graces bishops Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic, Jovan of Lipljan and retired Atanasije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina, as well as many believers.