APPEAL FOR HELP TO RECONSTRUCT THE CHURCHES
AND THE MONASTERIES IN THE DALMATIAN DIOCESE
Dear brothers and sisters,
You are not unfamiliar with the fact that the Serbian Orthodox Church in
Dalmatia lives crucified on the cross together with its people, who were
brutally persecuted from their agelong hearths in the well-known military
Namely, most of our churches and monasteries have been badly devastated and
they need an urgent repair. However, we have already started to reconstruct
monasteries Krka, Krupa and Dragovic (all of them from the 14th century).
The partial reconstruction of the Holy Three Hierarchs Semminary in
monastery Krka had taken place; and in 2001 the semminary started with its
work. At the moment, it is the only Serbian Orthodox School in the Republic
Adding to this, in the following places the rebuilding of many parish
churches has begun: Kistanje, Imotski, Padjeni, Golubic, Djevrske, Cista
Mala, Zadar, Split, Cetina, Vrlika and Sibenik. Episcopal Residency in
Šibenik has also undorgone certain renovation.
Being aware of your deep care for the churches in Dalmatia, we plead for
help, remembering the evangelic words - it is more blessed to give than to
Formerly illustrious and prosperous Dalmatian Diocese is now, perhaps, going
through the most difficult time in its history.
However, we hope that by God's help and your fraternal care and love, we
will manage to preserve the dignity of the Orthodox Faith and its
sanctuaries in Dalmatia; and remain the witnesses of the Truth of the Holy
Orthodoxy in this much suffering region.
You may send your financial support on the following account:
Eparhijski upravni odbor
Pravoslavne Eparhije Dalmatinske,
RAIFFAISENBANK Austria d.d. Zagreb
2484008 – 1101075828
For every donor we wish the God’s blessing
and prayerful protection of the Most Holy Theotokos and All Saints.