Vasilije (Kostić) of Žiča

(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 1: Line 1:
His Grace the Right Reverend Dr. '''Vasilije (Kostić)''' (Serbian: '''епископ др Василије (Костић)''') was the Serbian Orthodox bishop of Banja Luka (1947-1961) and of Žiča (1961-1978). He obtained theology doctorate 1940 in Athens. Holy Assembly of Bishops of Serbian Orthodox Church for Bishop of Banja Luka, on its first post-war session. He is ordaind by Patriarch Gavrilo and two other Bishops . Comunist regime gave him a lot of trobles so Holy Assembly transfered him on Bishopric of Žiča 1961. He succeded new elected Patriarch German. Bishop Vasilije was pupil of St. Nikolaj of Žiča.  He died 1978.
+
His Grace the Right Reverend Dr. '''Vasilije (Kostić)''' (Serbian: '''епископ др Василије (Костић)''') was the Serbian Orthodox bishop of Banja Luka (1947-1961) and of Žiča (1961-1978). He obtained doctorate from theology in Athens, 1940. Holy Assembly of Bishops of Serbian Orthodox Church for Bishop of Banja Luka, on its first post-war session. He is ordaind by Patriarch Gavrilo and two other Bishops . Comunist regime gave him a lot of trobles so Holy Assembly transfered him on Bishopric of Žiča 1961. He succeded new elected Patriarch German. Bishop Vasilije was pupil of St. Nikolaj of Žiča.  He died 1978.
  
 
{{start box}}
 
{{start box}}
 
{{succession|
 
{{succession|
 
before= [[Platon of Banja Luka|St. Platon]]|
 
before= [[Platon of Banja Luka|St. Platon]]|
title=Bishop of Banja Luka|
+
title=[[List of Metropolitens and Bishops of Banjaluka|Bishop of Banja Luka]]|
 
years=1947-1961|
 
years=1947-1961|
 
after=[[Andrej (Frusic) of Banja Luka|Andrej]]}}
 
after=[[Andrej (Frusic) of Banja Luka|Andrej]]}}

Revision as of 07:48, February 17, 2007

His Grace the Right Reverend Dr. Vasilije (Kostić) (Serbian: епископ др Василије (Костић)) was the Serbian Orthodox bishop of Banja Luka (1947-1961) and of Žiča (1961-1978). He obtained doctorate from theology in Athens, 1940. Holy Assembly of Bishops of Serbian Orthodox Church for Bishop of Banja Luka, on its first post-war session. He is ordaind by Patriarch Gavrilo and two other Bishops . Comunist regime gave him a lot of trobles so Holy Assembly transfered him on Bishopric of Žiča 1961. He succeded new elected Patriarch German. Bishop Vasilije was pupil of St. Nikolaj of Žiča. He died 1978.

Succession box:
Vasilije (Kostić) of Žiča
Preceded by:
St. Platon
Bishop of Banja Luka
1947-1961
Succeeded by:
Andrej
Preceded by:
German
Bishop of Žiča
1961-1978
Succeeded by:
Stefan
Help with box



This article or section is a stub (i.e., in need of additional material). You can help OrthodoxWiki by expanding it.
Personal tools
Namespaces
Variants
Actions
Navigation
interaction
Donate

Please consider supporting OrthodoxWiki. FAQs

Toolbox