We fight the Battle of Kosovo

A homily delivered by former bishop of Ras-Prizren Artemije from 2007: In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit! Your Eminence, venerable and honorable fathers, brothers and sisters, Your Excellency, Mr. Minister! A joyous and blessed Vidovdan  on this evening which has brought us together here before theContinue reading “We fight the Battle of Kosovo”

Our Faith is Indestructible

Tomorrow is the great Serbian feast of Vidovan, the feastday of the Holy and GreatMartyr Lazar of Kosovo and all Serbia Martyrs. I found this message of Metropolitan Amphilohije from the Serbian Patriarchate website archive page, from last year’s feast: “As the poem says, ‘Vidovdan, my eye’s vision, with you I see what others don’tContinue reading “Our Faith is Indestructible”

The Bulwark of Christianity

H/T: Serbian newspaper Politika (here), loose translation: Two Controversial Statements in Croatia The Serbian Orthodox Church (SOC), regarding the recent two-day visit of Pope Benedict XVI to Zagreb, noted that the First Hierarch of the Roman Catholic Church sent a series of universal messages but two were remembered as controversial and not only in theContinue reading “The Bulwark of Christianity”