Eparchial (Diocesan) News

Bishop Irinej served Liturgy at the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Belgrade

His Grace Bishop Irinej of Australia and New Zealand served on Sunday 25, 2010 the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the chapel of St. John the Theologian at the Faculty of Orthodox Theology of the Belgrade University. In his sermon he pointed out that whenever he came in Serbia it brought him pleasure to serve in this place. He advised students to learn hard and fulfill their duties because they are the future of our Church.

Metropolitan Jovan meets with ambassador of France in Croatia

Metropolitan Jovan of Zagreb-Ljubljana received a visit of Mr. Јеrоме Pаsquiеr, the ambassador of France in the Republic of Croatia. The theme of this meeting was a situation of the SOC and its people in Croatia.

Visit of President of Serbia Mr. Tadic to SOCM Mostar

On April 13, 2010 in the afternoon President of Serbia Boris Tadic with his delegation visited the SOC Municipality of Mostar. On this occasion he visited foundations of the destroyed Orthodox Cathedral church of the Holy Trinity, the Old Mostar Church of the Nativity of the Mother of God. Words of welcome on behalf of the church community to President Tadic was sent by archimandrite Danijel (Pavlovic), heugomen of Zitomislic. President Tadic warmly expressed his support for the return of Serbs in Mostar and the restoration of life in Mostar. With the clergy from the valley of the Neretva local government representatives and representatives of the Serbian community in Mostar had the opportunity to talk with President Tadic.