On Saturday 27 April 2013, on the feast of the Resurrection of Lazarus, at St. Martyr Prince Lazar in Zemun Polje, Remission Vicar Bishop Andrew served the Holy Liturgy, with the blessing of His Holiness Serbian Patriarch
On that occasion he presented the Medal of St. Despot Stefan Lazarević to "Talija Art Co." from New Belgrade, which the Holy Synod approved and awarded.
Medal of His Holiness Patriarch Irenaeus, Bishop Andrei specifically handed to founder and director Mr. Dragan Pantelic - "for demonstrated selfless love and thoroughness toward the Serbian Orthodox Church, and in particular the effort and personal 15-year commitment to the preservation of tradition and culture of the Serbian nation, performing with the group in the country and abroad, particularly in the Diaspora" - said Bishop Andrei to mindful people in Lazarica.
Temple head priest Predrag Prodic, whose patron saint was that day, thanked Bishop Andrew of blessing, that he brought to their parish and the wonderful speech and congratulated Mr. Pantelic and his ensemble members on earned medals, and wished everyone the true good of the Risen Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
Text taken from the website of SPC www.spc.rs