His Royal Highness Crown Prince Alexander addressed the citizens of Serbia and the Republic of Srpska, who celebrate Christmas and the New Year according to the Julian calendar:
“On the occasion of the great feast of Christ’s birth, I send my warmest congratulations to all citizens of Serbia and Republika Srpska, wishing them to spend Christmas in peace and love, surrounded by good will. This year, too, we celebrate the birth of the Son of God with joy, faith, hope and love. The spirit of goodwill, peace and care for our loved ones, which fills this season, gives us hope that the infinite light of the Almighty will guide our lives, and remind us to strive for humaneness and togetherness, following the path of the God’s law.
My family and I wish you to spend this great Holy Holiday, the day of joy for all Christians, in peace and joy. Peace on Earth, Christ is born!”