Biography of Bishop Dr Jovan (Puric) of Nis

Biography of Bishop Dr Jovan (Puric) of Nis
Biography of Bishop Dr Jovan (Puric) of Nis
Biography of Bishop Dr Jovan (Puric) of Nis
Biography of Bishop Dr Jovan (Puric) of Nis

Bishop Jovan Puric was born on May 24/June 6 1965 in Mijace, near Valjevo, by father Radosav and mother Zora, at the baptism got the name Mladen. Since his childhood his pious parents thought him about piety and the church life, and while he was growing up within the monastery of Pustinje and Celije near Valjevo, he was received and accepted a spirit of ardor for the Lord from avva Justin and other clergymen who then with live word and with God-pleasing life influenced souls that longed for God in a hard time for the Church, and especially for the Shepherds. On the beginning of the eighties of XX century the Providence of God sent him to the spiritual father Lazar (Adzic), who would later succeed to the throne of Heugomens of Ostrog. He visited the Holy Land, Mount Athos and Greece.

Public Statement of the Holy Synod of the Serbian Orthodox Church

Regarding the visit of the monk Artemije,defrocked bishop, to certain Serbian communities in the United States of America

Regarding the news that the monk Artemije (Radosavljevic) has publicly appeared in certain Serbian communities in the United States of America, presenting himself falsely as a bishop, the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church issues the following statement:

The intrusive announcement of the visit of the monk Artemije has no blessing of the Serbian Patriarch, nor any local bishop of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America, nor any organization or individual in our Church.

We pray that God give all love and peace

We pray that God give all love and peace
We pray that God give all love and peace
We pray that God give all love and peace
We pray that God give all love and peace

A parish priest in Zubin Potok, protopresbyter Milan Kevkic with priests and monks has been for days on barricades in a village of Zupce. He says that they are present there becuase the Church in Kosovo and Metohija shares faith of its people. Yesterday they also held a prayer on the barricades. - We pray that God give all love and peace. This prayer is also for the KFOR soldiers, as a call that all this situation  finishes in a pious way - protopresbyter says.

Prayerfull remembrance on heroes of the First World War

Prayerfull remembrance on heroes of the First World War
Prayerfull remembrance on heroes of the First World War
Prayerfull remembrance on heroes of the First World War
Prayerfull remembrance on heroes of the First World War

 

On the occasion of 97th anniversary of the First World War, His Grace Vicar Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno served yesterday in front of the Monument to the Russian Soldiers at the New cemetary in Belgrade a memorial service for the glorious heroes fallen for freedom of the Russian and Serbian people. This prayerful remembrance on soldiers of the First World War was organized by the Embassy of the Russian  Federation in Belgrade and other Russian institutions in Serbia.

Patriarch Irinej: I leave strengthened and amazed by what I experienced in Montenegro

Patriarch Irinej: I leave strengthened and amazed by what I experienced in Montenegro
Patriarch Irinej: I leave strengthened and amazed by what I experienced in Montenegro
Patriarch Irinej: I leave strengthened and amazed by what I experienced in Montenegro
Patriarch Irinej: I leave strengthened and amazed by what I experienced in Montenegro

Within the official visit to the Diocese of Budimlje-Niksic His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch served on Sunday, July 31, on the feast day of St. martyr Aemilian, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the Cathedral church of St. Basil of Ostrog in Niksic.