Archbishop Jovan officiated the Liturgy in Saint John Chrysostom Monastery

Archbishop Jovan officiated the Liturgy in Saint John Chrysostom Monastery
Archbishop Jovan officiated the Liturgy in Saint John Chrysostom Monastery
Archbishop Jovan officiated the Liturgy in Saint John Chrysostom Monastery
Archbishop Jovan officiated the Liturgy in Saint John Chrysostom Monastery

His Beatitude Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje Mr. Jovan officiated the Holy Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts in the Stauropegial Monastery of Saint John Chrysostom in Bitola. 

Canonical visit to Minnesota

His Grace Bishop Longin of New Gracanica-Midwestern America in canonical visit to parishes in Minnesota

Serbs emigrated to Minnesota at the turn of the 20th century and settled in three highly industrialized areas.: The Iron Range, Duluth and the St. Paul-Minneapolis metropolitan area (The Тwin Cities). In all these regions, Serbs built their churches.

Tonsures in the Monastery of Privina Glava

According to Radio Slovo Ljubve, in the monastery of Privina Glava near Sid on March 13, 2021, on the Eve of the beginning of Lent, His Grace Bishop Vasilije of Srem tonsured five novices.

The newly tonsured nuns were given the names: Natalija, Apolinarija, Pelagija, Vasilija and Hristina, while Father Makarije was appointed abbot of this shrine dedicated to Saint Michael the Archangel. 

Visit to the Temporary COVID Hospital in Stark Arena

With the blessing of His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Porfirije and with the approval of the Ministry of Defense, representatives of the Serbian Orthodox Church visited the Temporary COVID Hospital in Stark Arena in Belgrade on March 17, 2021 (photo gallery).

Protopresbyter-staurophor Vladimir Vukasinovic, head of the Ruzica church; priest Zoran Kerezovic, priest at the Clinical Center of Serbia; hieromonk Efrosin Uko, a graduate of the Faculty of Theology; deacons of the Ruzica church Srboljub Ubiparipovic, vice dean of the Orthodox Theological Faculty, and Vladimir Radovanovic, manager of the Museum of the Serbian Orthodox Church; religious teachers deacons Stevan Jovanovic and Velibor Martinovic and student Kristina Davidovic visited the Temporary COVID Hospital in Stark Arena in Belgrade.

Churches of the Diocese of Raska and Prizren targeted in recent string of burglaries and thefts

In the past few weeks, burglaries and thefts of Orthodox churches have taken place on the territory of the Diocese of Raska and Prizren.

In the last ten days alone, six of our churches and church buildings have been burglarized and looted. According to the reports submitted to the Diocese by parish priests, the break-ins took place at the following locations: