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Abbot Methodius at the Memorial Church in the Banja Luka Residential Area of Drakulić


On Sunday, February 4th, at the Memorial Church of Saint Great Martyr George in the Banja Luka residential Area of Drakulić, the Holy Hierarchical Liturgy was served by His Grace Bishop Sava of the Diocese of Marča, the Auxiliary Bishop of Banja Luka, with the concelebration of Very Reverend Archimandrite Methodius, the abbot of the Hilandar Monastery, his sacred entourage, priests, and deacons of the Banja Luka Diocese.

After the Liturgy, a memorial service was held for the new martyrs of Drakulić, Šargovac, Motike, and Rakovac mine, who were the innocent victims of the Ustasha massacre (link) on February 7, 1942.