Serbian Orthodox Church

Feast of Synaxis of the Most Holy Mother of God in Zemun

His Holiness Serbian Patriarch irinej served yesterday, on the feast day of the Synaxis of the Most Holy Mother of God, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of the Protection of the Most Holy Mother of God on Zvezdara, in Belgrade. 

PEACE FROM GOD! CHRIST IS BORN!

His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej officiated the Christmas Divine Liturgy in Belgrade's Cathedral church.

His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej officiated this morning, on the joyous feast of the Nativity of Christ, the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral church of Holy Archangel Michael in Belgrade. The service was attended by President of the Republic of Serbia Mr. Tomislav Nikolic, Crown Prince Alexander Karadjordjevic and Princess Katherine, First Vice President of the Government Mr. Ivica Dacic, Minister of Justice Mr. Nikola Selakovic, representatives of the Republic and city authorities,  Apostolic Nuncio Mons. Orlando Antonini, Ambassador of Belarus Mr. Vladimir Chushev, Archbishop Stanislav Hocevar, representatives of the Islamic community of Serbia, people from cultural and public life of the capital, as well as lots of faithful people.

Christmass Enclytical of the Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand

IRINEJ

BY THE GRACE OF GOD

BISHOP OF THE METROPOLITANATE OF

AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

THE SERBIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH

GOD’S PEACE — CHRIST IS BORN!

Weekly Diocesan Bulletin - Sunday, January 4, 2015

Thirtieth Sunday after Pentecost; 
Sunday before Nativity – The Holy Fathers; 
The Holy Great-martyr Anastasia; 
Serbian Father’s Day


RESURRECTIONAL TROPARION - TONE FIVE:

Let us, the faithful, praise and worship the Word, coeternal with the Father and the Spirit, born for our salvation from the Virgin; for He willed to be lifted upon the Cross in the flesh, to endure death, and to raise the dead by His glorious Resurrection.

In Trieste the church slava solemnly celebrated

In Trieste the church slava solemnly celebrated
In Trieste the church slava solemnly celebrated
In Trieste the church slava solemnly celebrated
In Trieste the church slava solemnly celebrated

The feast-day of Saint Spyridon the Miracle-worker in Trieste was solemnly celebrated this year; this is a great feast-day not only for Orthodox Christians but for all citizens of the city of Trieste as well, regardless of their ethnicity or religious affiliation.

The faithful filled the church of Saint Spyridon of Trimythous at the feast-day’s vesper service which was served by His Grace Bishop Andrej of Austria-Switzerland. The Roman Catholic Church, which celebrates Christmas according to the new calendar, was represented by His Excellency Archbishop of Trieste Giampaolo Crepaldi.