Serbian Orthodox Church
President of Croatia Mrs. Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic sent best wishes to the Serbian Orthodox Metropolitan of Zagreb-Ljubljana, His Eminence Porfirius, and via him to the clergy, monastics and faithful of the Serbian Orthodox Church in Croatia, on the occasion of the forthcoming feast-days of Orthodox Christmas, and greeted him with the traditional Christmas greeting: God’s Peace – Christ is Born !
“May the Christmas be a feast-day of Christian joy, peace, family and devotional fellowship, encouragement for persistence in the common efforts of all Christian believers and the people of good while building up Croatia as a country of benefit for all its citizens,” was written in the message of Mrs. Kiktarovic.
On the occasion of the forthcoming joyous feasts of the Nativity of Christ, Metropolitanate of Montenegro donated to the Hospital of Cetinje “Daniel I” a new medical motor vehicle, a reanimobile, the value of which is c. 30.000 Euro.
The contract relating to the donation was signed at the residence of the Metropolitan Amfilochius between him and Director of the General Hospital “Daniel I” Dr. Sonja Radojicic.
Farewell to Priest Marko Bojovic and Popadija Biljana
Even though farewell for these good people was planned and realized on the day of the celebration of our patron saint (December 18th) and the ordination of priest Marko, and even though this was Sunday January 1 and was not especially announced and promoted, the church was full and very emotional for the last Divine liturgy with two of our faithful who will be serving a church in Jackson California.
An exclusive invterview with Protojerej-Stavrophor Dr. Zivojin Jakovljevic, Dean of St. Sava Cathedral, New York City by Vesna Pumpalovic, Balkan Express.
At Easter this year the New York parish experienced a great dislocation. The only Serbian Orthodox church in the New York City area caught fire, and since then the services are taking place in Episcopalian or Greek church buildings.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received Mr. Vladimir Chepurin, Ambassador of Belarus to Serbia at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 3 January 2016.
This year's host for the Winter Camp of St. Petersburg's Deanery was the parish of Sts. Peter and Paul, here in Atlanta, GA. The main theme of the camp was "According to your faith let it be done to you." Matthew 9:29.