Feast of Transfiguration of Our Lord in New York City

Feast of Transfiguration of Our Lord in New York City
Feast of Transfiguration of Our Lord in New York City
Feast of Transfiguration of Our Lord in New York City
Feast of Transfiguration of Our Lord in New York City

His Grace Bishop Irinej of Eastern America presided over the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy for the Great Feast of Transfiguration with the Serbian Community at the Greek Orthodox Church of St. Eleftherios.

Concelebrating with him was the Very Rev. Stavrophor Zivojin Jakovljevic, St. Sava Cathedral Parish Priest, and assisted by Protodeacons Milos Zdralic, Diocesan Financial Secretary, and Jovan Anicic, Diocesan Education Director, together with newly-ordained Deacon Djordje Tomic. The responses were rendered by Reader Milovan Jovanovic, Diocesan Episcopal Secretary, together with Miroslav Miljevic, graduate student of Theology at St. Vladimir’s Seminary in Yonkers, and members of the Saint Sava Choir.

Magnificent celebration of the Transfiguration of the Lord in Sarajevo

Magnificent celebration of the Transfiguration of the Lord in Sarajevo
Magnificent celebration of the Transfiguration of the Lord in Sarajevo
Magnificent celebration of the Transfiguration of the Lord in Sarajevo
Magnificent celebration of the Transfiguration of the Lord in Sarajevo

The magnificent  church of the Transfiguration of the Lord in New Sarajevo - Pofalici was consecrated in 1939 by Serbian Patriarch Gavrilo (Dozic), Saint Peter of Dabar-Bosnia and Saint Nicholas of Serbia.  

Since the then Transfiguration until today, whole eighty years, that pearl among sanctities of Sarajevo still rings. It was also this year 2019, when His Eminence Metropolitan Hrizostomo f Dabar-Bosnia celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy. 

Patriarch Bartholomew at the 10th World Assembly of Religions for Peace

His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew attended the 10th World Assembly of Religions for Peace in Lindau (Germany) from 20-23 August 2019 where he delivered the keynote address. 

Religions for Peace, in partnership with the Foundation Peace Dialogue of the World Religions and Civil Society, is the world’s most representative, multi-religious gathering of religious communities.

Patron Saint-day of the church of Transfiguration of the Lord at Pashino Brdo

Patron Saint-day of the church of Transfiguration of the Lord at Pashino Brdo
Patron Saint-day of the church of Transfiguration of the Lord at Pashino Brdo
Patron Saint-day of the church of Transfiguration of the Lord at Pashino Brdo
Patron Saint-day of the church of Transfiguration of the Lord at Pashino Brdo

On the feast day of the Transfiguration of the Lord, 19 August 2019, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated the Holy Liturgy in the church dedicated to this great Lord’s feast day at Pashino Brdo, district of Belgrade.

During the Holy Liturgy, His Holiness Irinej ordained Dr. Zoran Rankovic, professor of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology of the University of Belgrade to the rank of deacon.

 

Feast Day celebrated in Saint John Chrysostom Monastery in Bitola

Feast Day celebrated in Saint John Chrysostom Monastery in Bitola
Feast Day celebrated in Saint John Chrysostom Monastery in Bitola
Feast Day celebrated in Saint John Chrysostom Monastery in Bitola
Feast Day celebrated in Saint John Chrysostom Monastery in Bitola

On the feast day of the Transfiguration of the Lord,His Beatutude Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje Jovan celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in stauropegic monastery of Saint John Chrysostom in Bitola.

Patron Saint-day of the Transfiguration Monastery

Patron Saint-day of the Transfiguration Monastery
Patron Saint-day of the Transfiguration Monastery
Patron Saint-day of the Transfiguration Monastery
Patron Saint-day of the Transfiguration Monastery

On the feast day of the Transfiguration of the Lord, 19 August 2019 His Grace Bishop Justin of Zica served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in Transfiguration Monastery. 

The Bishop was concelebrated by local clergy. 

5th anniversary of enthronement of Metropolitan Onuphry celebrated in Kiev

5th anniversary of enthronement of Metropolitan Onuphry celebrated in Kiev
5th anniversary of enthronement of Metropolitan Onuphry celebrated in Kiev
5th anniversary of enthronement of Metropolitan Onuphry celebrated in Kiev
5th anniversary of enthronement of Metropolitan Onuphry celebrated in Kiev

His Beatitude Metropolitan Onuphry of Kiev and All Ukraine was enthroned as the primate of the Ukrainian Church on August 17, 2014, following the repose of His Beatitude Metropolitan Vladimir.

The fifth anniversary of his enthronement was previously celebrated in June together with his name’s day, when hierarchs throughout the Orthodox world gathered in Kiev to honor the beloved primate.