Church of St. Cyril and Methodius
Since 1965, the parish administrator at Kapela fought for teaching religious education in Radenci. Since all the requests were for the church in Radenci in vain, Bishop Dr. Maximilian Držečnik, founded a parish located in Radenci; Decree of 25 January 1977.
Gubčeva cesta 33 9252 Radenci
++386 2 566 16 40, ++386 41 970 088
In 1986 was in Radenci built a modern church of St. Cyril and Methodius. Modern architecture of the new church in an organized environment friendly repeatedly draw the attention of passers-by and speak with his artistic language of the existence of the living organism the parish.
Modern architecture of the new church in an organized environment friendly repeatedly draw the attention of passers-by and speaks with his artistic language of the existence of the living organism the parish, which is part of the Catholic Church, the Mystical Body of Christ on earth. The new build of the church spoke and should speak about people who are active Christians who want to be witnesses of Christ who wish to continue his work and mission in and around Radenci.
Name of the Radenci Parish:
Parish administrators were Vinko Sraka (1912-1966), Francis Levstek (1926) and Ignac Lebar (1912-1980). First they taught religious education in the chapel in the park Radenci. It Arrived the prohibition, saying that the chapel is not suitable for teaching. Then they taught religious education in the village chapel. Also, there they have been banned, apparently because of interference from neighbors. Pressure stays in spa Radenci and they allowed preaching religion in the chapel in the park in the morning until eight o'clock.
The Kapela pastors have all competing for the construction of churches in Radenci.
The new parish, which was founded in 1977, featured the following places: Radenci, Boračeva, Rihtarovci, Turjanci and Šratovci.
The parish, which has at least 2267 people (believers) shall have the right to suspend liturgical space.
Bishop Držečnik has decided to give the new parish in Radenci a patron the St. Cyril and Methodius in Maribor.
Inhabitants of the surrounding area are mostly wanted that the new church in Radenci should be "St. Marys." The new church should be named after Mary, the Mother of God. Bishop Držečnik insisted on behalf the St. Cyril and Methodius. That the name was correct, because according to the Code of Canon Law, every blessed church has to have their patron saint. At the village church tower l. 1959 he built a chapel the St. Eljas. Cyril and Methodius.
Already in the sixties, the priest Vinko Sraka of Kapela has decided that he saw the need for liturgical space in Radenci, but unfortunately in l. 1966 in Hrastje Mota he was ran over by a train.
Gubčeva cesta 33
Tel. : ++386 2 566 16 40
Tel. 2 : ++386 41 970 088
Free of charge
Access for invalids
GPS Northing (N) : 46,6396
GPS Easting (E) : 16,041