|Metropolitan of Zagreb and Ljubljana|
|Church||Serbian Orthodox Church|
|Diocese||Metropolitanate of Zagreb and Ljubljana|
|Birth name||Prvoslav Perić|
|Born||22 July 1961|
Bečej, FPR Yugoslavia
|Alma mater||Faculty of Theology of the University of Belgrade|
Faculty of Theology of the University of Athens
Ordination history of
Porfirije Perić (born July 22, 1961) is a Serbian Orthodox bishop who is the current Metropolitan of Zagreb and Ljubljana of the Serbian Orthodox Church, since 2014. Before that, he was titular bishop of Jegar, since 1999.
Bishop Porfirije was born as Prvoslav Perić on 22 July 1961, in the town of Bečej (Serbia). He finished his primary and secondary education in Čurug and Novi Sad before enrolling to Belgrade University's Faculty of Theology. He was ordained a monk in 1985. In 1999, he was elected titular bishop of Jegar, and appointed vicar to the Eparchy of Bačka. He earned a doctorate in 2004 in Athens, with thesis Possibility of knowability of God in St. Paul’s understanding according to the interpretation of Saint John Chrysostom.
- "Биографија Митрополита Порфирија – Митрополија загребачко-љубљанска". mitropolija-zagrebacka.org (in Serbian). Retrieved 2017-10-31.
- SOC (2014): Enthronement of His Grace Bishop Dr. Porfirije of Jegar to the throne of Metropolitans of Zagreb-Ljubljana