Episcopal Assembly of All canonical Orthodox Bishops of Oceania and Asia

INVITATION - On the occasion of the Episcopal Assembly of all canonical Orthodox Bishops of Oceania and Asia, which will take place in Sydney from 16th-18th October 2010, there will be on Sunday 17th october 2010, from 7:30 am in the Cathedral of the church of the Annunciation of the Theotokos, Redfern, a concelebration of the Divine Liturgy, presided by His Eminence Archbishop Stylianos of Australia, with Their Eminences Hierarchs Paul of the Antiochian Church, Agapit of the Russian, Irinej of the Serbian, Michael of the Romanian, Their Eminences Metropolitans Amphilochios of New Zealand, Ambrosios of Korea, Nectarios of Hong Kong, and Their Graces Assistant Bishops Ezekiel of Dervis, Seraphim of Apollonias and Nikandros of Dorylaion, assisted by Priests of all jurisdictions.

We invite you to pray together with us. After the Liturgy, refreshments will be served in the Main Hall of the Theological College, next to the Cathedral.

In Sydney, 5th October 2010.

The Vicar-General
+Bishop Seraphim of Apollonias

Receptions in the Serbian Patriarchate - October 15, 2010

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received today in the Serbian Patriarchate, accompanied by His Grace Bishop Maxim of Western America, fr. John Behr, the dean of the Academy of St. Vladimir from New York. Also, today His Holiness Patriarch received in separate visits Prince Alexander Karageorgevich with the authors of the project Serbia, land of lilacs, as well as representatives of the Association of descendants and admirers of the victims of the Ustasha's concentration camp complex Jadovno 1941 accompanied by His Grace Bishop Gerasim of Gornji Karlovac. The receptions were attended by His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno.

Hillary Clinton in Gracanica Monastery

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton today as a part of the visit to the region visited the Gracanica monastery. With the blessing of the Hierarch in charge, the Locum Tenens of the Diocese of Raska-Prizren, Metropolitan Amfilohije, Mrs. Hillary Clinton and Christopher Dell, chief of the US office in Prishtina, were welcomed in the Gracanica Monastery by Vicar Bishop Teodosije of Lipljan.

Cyrillic fonts as a gift

Tipometar launched in 2006 a project which goal was to enable all those who wanted to use the Cyrillic alphabet on computers to download free quality typefaces. The realization of this project also this year was supported by the Secretariat for Culture of the Belgrade City Assembly.

The newest fonts from the action The Cyrillic fonts as a gift of typeface Lovely BG of the author Jana Orsolic it can be  downloaded free from the site Tipometar.

Dr. Christos Yannaras Lectures on What Orthodoxy can Offer America at Chicago Cathedral

Eminent Orthodox Christian theologian, philosopher, and author Professor Dr. Christos Yannaras of Athens, Greece, lectured on the theme: "What Orthodoxy Can Offer American Society," on Saturday, September 25, 2010, at Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Cathedral in Chicago.