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Eight decades of the Christ Saviour in Rio de Janeiro

Eight decades of the Christ Saviour in Rio de Janeiro

In Rio de Janeiro the 80th anniversary of the raising of the statue of the Christ Saviour with outstretched hands, agencies reported today. 

This statue is the fifth biggest statue of Christ in the world and the symbol of the Olympic games which will be held in 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem condemns the desecration of the cemeteries in Ioppe

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem condemns the desecration of the cemeteries in Ioppe

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem, the first Christian Church of the Holy Land, fostered through the centuries interfaith dialogue based on equality and mutual respect as well as supported the indiscriminate cohabitation and cooperation of the Jewish, the Christians and the Muslims.

Continuing Its conciliatory and peacekeeping mission, the Patriarchate condemns the actions of desecration, which have recently been done by an individual whose identity remains unknown to the detriment and damage of the Christian and Muslim Cemetery in Ioppe.

The annual gathering of Christmas gifts for orphans of the Chicago area

The annual gathering of Christmas gifts for orphans of the Chicago area

Orthodox Christian Clergy Association of Greater Chicago area is a regular, and strongest, participant in the annual Christmas gift drive for Foster children organized by Chicago Department of Children and Family Services. Click on the link here to read more about this year’s drive.

Source: www.newgracanica.com

Traditional SerbFest in Orlando October 14th, 15th and 16th 2011

Traditional SerbFest in Orlando October 14th, 15th and 16th 2011

Spanning over three days and featuring live music, live choir, folklore mini concerts as well as great Serbian food and dishes, SerbFest is quickly becoming one of the best festivals in Central Florida. Come and enjoy roasted lamb and pork hot off the spit as well as other grilled items that you won't be able to taste anywhere else. Indulge in homemade cakes,... crepes, donuts and other mouth-watering pastries that will leave you wanting more.

Crime on Terazije

Crime on Terazije
Crime on Terazije
Crime on Terazije
Crime on Terazije

Today is marked the 70th anniversary since the crime which was committed by the German occupation authorities on August 17, 1941 in Terazije.