Patriarch with children from the region at Saint Sava Cathedral church

On March 4th, 2022, at Saint Sava Cathedral, His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch, was socializing with children from the region visiting the Serbian capital.

"I am delighted that you came here to the Saint Sava Cathedral, which was built and was being built to be the temple of all Orthodox Serbs wherever they are.  A temple that would be a place where we will all come and gather above all, with good intentions and good wishes, with a prayer for all people for the whole world,  for peace everywhere in the world ",  Patriarch Porfirije said among other things while blessing the children during the reception.

Forty-day memorial service for Bishop Lavrentije

- Persistence in serving the Lord can be seen in the entire life of Bishop Lavrentije of Sabac of blessed repose. Eighty-seven years of his life were laid on the altar of the Lord, Metropolitan Joanikije said.

With the blessing of His Grace, Bishop Fotije of Zvornik-Tuzla and administrator of the Diocese of Sabac,  His Eminence Metropolitan Joanikije of Montenegro and the Littoral officiated the Holy Hierarchical Liturgy  in the Holy Monastery of St. Nicholas of Ohrid in Soko Grad onon March 3, 2022, on the feast of Saint Leo, Bishop of Rome.

Patriarch Porfirije: We will send help to the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and its Metropolitan Onuphry

Porfirije: Патријарх Порфирије: We have decided to send material assistance to the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and its Metropolitan Onuphry. Our humble contribution is an expression of love for our needy brothers and sisters in Ukraine.

His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch officiated the Holy Hierarchical Liturgy with the concelebration of Their Graces Bishops Nikodim of Dalmatia and Stefan of Remesiana, clergy from Saint Sava Cathedral church and presbyter Bogoljub Ostojic from Zagreb and Dejan Mandic from Koper.

Conversation between Serbian Patriarch of Serbia and the Papal Nuncio in Slovenia

His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch, received Apostolic Nuncio in Slovenia and Apostolic Delegate to Kosovo and Metohija Jean-Marie Speich .

In a cordial and open conversation, Patriarch Porfirije and Archbishop Speich exchanged views on current events and temptations facing the two churches and agreed that the only way to find solutions to the various crises facing the modern world is a dialogue based on evangelical love. Bishop Justin of Hvosno, Vicar of the Serbian Patriarch attended the audience.

Patriarch Porfirije opened a solemn session of Matica Srpska

Patriarch Porfirije: The Life of Matica Srpska Матице Српске is intertwined with the life of the Serbian Orthodox Church

On 16 February 2022 in Novi Sad, His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch opened a solemn session of the Matica Srpska, which marked the 196th anniversary of the founding of the oldest literary, cultural and scientific institution of the Serbian people. Previously, His Holiness Patriarch talked with His Grace Bishop Irinej of Bačka,at the Bishop's Palace in Novi Sad.

Monastery of Venerable Prohor of Pčinja awarded with the Sretenje Order of the First Degree

 Monastery of Venerable Prohor of Pčinja was awarded the Sretenje Order of the first degree for special merits in preserving and nurturing Orthodoxy and traditions of the Serbian people and on the occasion of 950 years at the ceremony in the Palace of Serbia, in Belgrade, on the occasion of the Statehood Day of the Republic of Serbia and the feast of Meeting of the Lord, February 15, 2022.

In the presence of His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch, on behalf of the monastery, His Grace Bishop Pahomije of Vranje received the order from the President of the Republic of Serbia, Mr. Aleksandar Vučić The abbot of the Monastery of Venerable Prohor of Pčinja Archimandrite Metodije (Marković) also accompanied His Grace.