Serbian Patriarch receives the Head of the OSCE Mission to the Republic of Serbia

His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch received His Excellency Jan Braathu, Head of the OSCE Mission to the Republic of Serbia, at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade, on April 19, 2021.

Serbian Patriarch Porfirije during the meeting with Braathu emphasized the importance of interfaith dialogue as a way to achieve and preserve peaceful and harmonious coexistence, pointing out that the Serbian Orthodox Church is always ready to discuss solving problems that are obstacles to peace and cooperation in the region.

Serbian Patriarch receives Ambassador of Belarus

His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch received His Excellency Valery Brilev, Ambassador of the Republic of Belarus to the Republic of Serbia at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade, on 15 April 2021.

The cordial conversation between Patriarch Porfirije and Ambassador Brilev emphasized the importance of maintaining fraternal relations between Serbs and Belarusians, which have always been decorated with examples of mutual understanding, respect, and solidarity.

Bishop Vasilije of Srem served in Fenek Monastery

On the 5th Sunday of Easter Lent, 18 April 2021, Bishop Vasilije of Srem officiated the solemn Liturgy in the Fenek Monastery.

The Bishop was concelebrated by Archimandrite of Fenek Makarije, Diocesan dean of Zemun archpriest Strahinja Golijan, parish priest of Batajnica protonamesnik Radoje Vesic, parish priest of Dobanovac presbyter Bojan Vesic, hierodeacon Marko of Fenek and deacon Goran Vlasac.

Feast day in Monastery of the Dormition of the Holy Mother of God in Djunis

On the fifth Sunday of the Holy Lent in Djunis, His Grace Bishop Arsenije of Nis served the Holy Liturgy of Saint Basil the Great in the monastery of the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God in Djunis.

The Bishop was concelebrated by Archimandrite Prokopije (Tajap), cleric of the Patriarchate of Antioch, archpriest Bratislav Vukicevic, Diocesan Dean of Aleksinac; protopresbyter-staurophor Ljubisa Nedeljkovic, retired parish priest; presbyter Marko Nikolic, parish priest of Vlasotince; hierodeacon Nikolaj Jocic and deacon Djordje Filipovic.

Serbian Patriarch ordains hierodeacon Sava (Bundalo) to the rank of hieromonk

His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch, ordained hierodeacon Sava (Bundalo), brother of the monastery of Saint Petka in Zagreb, to the rank of hieromonk.

On the fifth Sunday of Holy Forty-Days, 18 April 2021, when we celebrate a memory of Venerable Mary of Egypt, His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch, Administrator of the Diocese of Zagreb-Ljubljana, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral church of the Transfiguration of the Lord in Zagreb.

The Diocesan Council held a session in Zagreb

The Patriarch in Zagreb celebrated the second great Vigil service, when he read Akathist to the Most Holy Mother of God.

His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch, the administrator fo the Diocese of Zagreb-Ljubljana served a prayer of supplication in the Cathedral church of the Transfiguration of the Lord in Zagreb before the regular annual session of the Diocesan Council.