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Nikolaj Velimirović

Serbian bishop and saint

St. Nikolaj Velimirović (Serbian Cyrillic: Николај Велимировић, also spelled Nikolai Velimirovich) (December 23, 1880 (Old Style) – March 18, 1956 (New Style)) was bishop of Ohrid and of Zica of the Serbian Orthodox Church, an influential theological writer and an very gifted orator, therefore also known as The New Chrysostom.


  • Ми чекамо Христа, а не боље време.
    • Translation: We are waiting for Christ, and not a better time.
    • Prayerful songs [1]
  • Благослови непријатеље моје, Господе, и ја их благосиљам и не кунем.
    • Translation: Bless my enemies, O Lord, even I bless them and do not curse them.
    • Prayers by the Lake [2]

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