Patronal feast of Saint Petka church on Cukarica

Patronal feast of Saint Petka church on Cukarica
Patronal feast of Saint Petka church on Cukarica
Patronal feast of Saint Petka church on Cukarica
Patronal feast of Saint Petka church on Cukarica

On the feast of Saint Petka the Roman, with the blessing of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, His Grace Bishop Antonije of Moravica officiated the Holy Liturgy at the church devoted to this saint in Cukarica.

The Bishop was concelebrated by  local priests. Bishop Antonije blessed the slava cake. The dean of the church f. Nikola Trajkovic greeted His Grace Bishop Antonije, for whom this was the first Hierarchal Liturgy as the Vicar of Serbian Patriarch.

A cross brought back upon a church in Prizren

A cross brought back upon a church in Prizren
A cross brought back upon a church in Prizren
A cross brought back upon a church in Prizren
A cross brought back upon a church in Prizren

Thirteen year after the 2004 Pogrom when the church of Christ’s Ascension in Prizren, Metochia, was set to fire and devastated, the Society of Friends of the monastery of Holy Archangels in Prizren along with the Church-school community of Prizren managed to produce and elevate a cross on this sacred temple from XIV century.

Patronal feast of the monastery of Holy Archangels near Prizren

In the monastery of Holy Archangels near Prizren the feast day of Saint Gabriel the Archangel, the patronal feast of the monastery, was celebrated. Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the clergy and in the presence of the faithful who had come from various places.

Remembrance Day on Victims of the “Storm” Military Action Marked

The state manifestation dedicated to marking the Remembrance Day of the killed and expelled Serbs in the Croatian military-police action “Storm” in August 1995, when 2000 Serbs were killed and more than 200.000 expelled, was held at Veternik near Novi Sad, Serbia,  on 4 August 2017.

Serbian Patriarch Irinej served the memorial service in the presence of President of Serbia AleksandarVucic, President of Republic of Srpska Milorad Dodik, Prime Minister of Serbia Ana Brnabic,  Diocesan Bishop Irinej of Backa, Government ministers as well as by expelled Serbs, members of the families of the murdered in the “Storm” and of some 30.000 citizens.

10-Year Anniversary since the Ordination of Bishop David of Stobi

10-Year Anniversary since the Ordination of Bishop David of Stobi
10-Year Anniversary since the Ordination of Bishop David of Stobi
10-Year Anniversary since the Ordination of Bishop David of Stobi
10-Year Anniversary since the Ordination of Bishop David of Stobi

His Eminence, Bishop David of Stobi and Administrator of Strumitsa (who was ordained into the rank of a bishop on June 17 2007), on June 18 2017 celebrated the 10-year anniversary since the ordination.