Sretensky Stavropegic Monastery in Moscow launched an action of help to the Serbian Orthodox monasteries and churches in Kosovo and Metohija

Sretensky Stavropegic Monastery in Moscow launched an action of help to the Serbian Orthodox monasteries and churches in Kosovo and Metohija
Sretensky Stavropegic Monastery in Moscow launched an action of help to the Serbian Orthodox monasteries and churches in Kosovo and Metohija
Sretensky Stavropegic Monastery in Moscow launched an action of help to the Serbian Orthodox monasteries and churches in Kosovo and Metohija
Sretensky Stavropegic Monastery in Moscow launched an action of help to the Serbian Orthodox monasteries and churches in Kosovo and Metohija

At the Saturday evening service before the Sunday of the New Martyrs and Confessors of Russia, Archimandrite Tikhon (Shevkunov), abbot of the Sretensky Stavropegic Monastery in Moscow, gave a talk to the congregation about the monastery’s new effort to help the suffering Serbian Orthodox population in Kosovo and Metohija.

Metropolitan Amfilohije gets an honorary doctorate (honoris causa) of the Saint Sergius Orthodox Theological Institute in Paris

The Saint Sergius Orthodox Theological Institute in Paris announced that a formal session, at which the Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral would be awarded with an honorary doctorate, to be held on February 12 of this year, commencing at 3 p.m. hours.

The session will be presided by His Eminence Archbishop Gabriel of Koman.

The announced agenda of the solemn session:

The award of the honorary doctorate honoris causa to His Eminence Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro Amfilohije,

  • A suitable commending speech (laudatio) of protopresbyter-staurophor Zivko Panev,
  • A report on the academic year 2010/11 by protopresbyter Nikola Crnokrak, dean of the Institute,
  • Academic lectures of  professor Ivan Konig on the subject Uncreated Divine Light in the Teaching and Tradition of the Church: the Experience of the Early Centuries.

Patron Saint's Day of the 4th Land Forces Brigade

Patron Saint's Day of the 4th Land Forces Brigade
Patron Saint's Day of the 4th Land Forces Brigade
Patron Saint's Day of the 4th Land Forces Brigade
Patron Saint's Day of the 4th Land Forces Brigade
Patron Saint's Day of the 4th Land Forces Brigade
Patron Saint's Day of the 4th Land Forces Brigade
Patron Saint's Day of the 4th Land Forces Brigade
Patron Saint's Day of the 4th Land Forces Brigade

On the occasion of the celebration of Saint Atanasije the Great, protector of the town of Vranje and the 4th Land Forces Brigade of the Serbian Armed Forces, His Grace Bishop Pahomije of Vranje served the Holy Liturgy in the Cathedral church in Vranje.
The Holy Liturgy was attended by Mr. Miroljub Stojcic, mayor of Vranje with other town officials, as well as the commander of the 4th Land Forces Brigade, with officers, noncommissioned officers and soldiers of the brigade.

Order of St. Sava presented to Alexander Konuzin, ambassador of the Russian Federation

Order of St. Sava presented to Alexander Konuzin, ambassador of the Russian Federation
Order of St. Sava presented to Alexander Konuzin, ambassador of the Russian Federation
Order of St. Sava presented to Alexander Konuzin, ambassador of the Russian Federation
Order of St. Sava presented to Alexander Konuzin, ambassador of the Russian Federation

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch presented today at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade to His Excellency Alexander Vasilyevich Konuzin, the ambassador of the Russian Federation in Serbia, the Order of Saint Sava of the First Degree. 

First visit of Patriarch Irinej to Mirijevo

First visit of Patriarch Irinej to Mirijevo
First visit of Patriarch Irinej to Mirijevo
First visit of Patriarch Irinej to Mirijevo
First visit of Patriarch Irinej to Mirijevo

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch served yesterday  the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of St. Panteleon in Belgrade's suburb of Mirijevo, with the concelebration of local priests and priests of the Archbishopric of Belgrade-Karlovac. A very low temperature did not prevent lots of believers to welcome Serbian Patriarch and fulfill this holy church.