Serbian Orthodox Church

Niagara Falls Kolo celebrates 75th Slava and Anniversary

Niagara Falls Kolo celebrates 75th Slava and Anniversary
Niagara Falls Kolo celebrates 75th Slava and Anniversary
Niagara Falls Kolo celebrates 75th Slava and Anniversary
Niagara Falls Kolo celebrates 75th Slava and Anniversary

St. George Serbian Orthodox Church of Niagara Falls, Ontario - Canada joyfully celebrated 75 years of devoted service and dedication given by its Kolo Srpskih Sestara "Mala Gospojina" on Sunday, September, 18 2011. On this special day, all the living women of the Kolo were honored and departed members were remembered with great respect and heartfelt thanksgiving for their never-ending love, dedication, and hard work .

Bishop Atanasije serves at Vavedenje Monastery

Bishop Atanasije serves at Vavedenje Monastery
Bishop Atanasije serves at Vavedenje Monastery
Bishop Atanasije serves at Vavedenje Monastery
Bishop Atanasije serves at Vavedenje Monastery

His Grace Vicar Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno served on Saturday, September 24 2011 the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the monastery of Vavedenje.

Consecration of the restored church, ordination of nuns and first wedding after 12 years

Consecration of the restored church, ordination of nuns and first wedding after 12 years
Consecration of the restored church, ordination of nuns and first wedding after 12 years
Consecration of the restored church, ordination of nuns and first wedding after 12 years
Consecration of the restored church, ordination of nuns and first wedding after 12 years

Restored old church in Djakovica today was consecrated and declared as the monastery of Ascension of the Most Holy Mother of God and a metochion of the monastery of Dechani. In a newly-proclaimed monastery today two old ladies (novices) were ordained nuns who had been living for years beside this church and in the church for the first time a wedding was performed. The act of the consecration of the church and the Divine Liturgy in the full church was  serve by His Eminence Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral and His Grace Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren with the concelebration of 12  priests.

Patron Saint's Day of the church and the municipality of Ljubinje

Patron Saint's Day of the church and the municipality of Ljubinje
Patron Saint's Day of the church and the municipality of Ljubinje
Patron Saint's Day of the church and the municipality of Ljubinje
Patron Saint's Day of the church and the municipality of Ljubinje

The feast day of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos was solemnly celebrated in our small town of Ljubinje. The slava of the church and the municipality began with a service and the Holy Liturgy in the church of the Nativity of the Lord Jesus Christ. The Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was served by heugomen of the monastery Tvrdos, archimandrite Sava.

Patron Saint's Day of the church in Mostar

Patron Saint's Day of the church in Mostar
Patron Saint's Day of the church in Mostar
Patron Saint's Day of the church in Mostar
Patron Saint's Day of the church in Mostar

On Wednesday, September 21, 2011 on the feast day of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was served and the slava of the Old church in Mostar was celebrated. The Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was served by His Grace Bishop Grigorije of Zahumlje, Herzegovina and the Littoral, with the concelebration of protopresbyter-staurophor Radivoj Krulj, the parish of Mostar, protopresbyter-staurophor Aleksa Zubac, presbyter Danilo Bora, presbyter Milan Buzanin, presbyter Boris Colovic and deacon Vladimir Vukanovic.

Feast day of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos in Tvrdos Monastery

Feast day of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos in Tvrdos Monastery

On the feast day of the Nativity of the Most Holy Mother of God, in the Tvrdos Monastery, the Divine Liturgy was served by retired Bishop Atanasije (Jevtic), with the concelebration of hieromonk Dimitrije and presbyter Drazen Tupanjanin. The present  faithful people was addressed by the Bishop with a sermon.

Source: Diocese of Zahumlje-Herzegovina