Serbian Orthodox Church

Mayor of Novi Sad visits Bishop of Backa

Mayor of Novi Sad visits Bishop of Backa

His Grace Dr Irinej, Bishop of Backa received on October 15, 2012 at the Bishop’s Residence,  Mr. Milos Vucevic – the Mayor of Novi Sad who was accompanied by Mr. Milos Vucevic – Deputy Mayor. Protopresbyter Vladan Simic – Secretary of the Bishop of Backa also attended the meeting.

Holy Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos at the Monastery in Djunis

Holy Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos at the Monastery in Djunis
Holy Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos at the Monastery in Djunis
Holy Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos at the Monastery in Djunis
Holy Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos at the Monastery in Djunis

Serbian Vlachernon Monastery of the Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos in Djunis celebrated its Slava. This year too, the Most Holy Theotokos gathered thousands of pious souls who came from all Christian places to pray  for the Cover and  Protection of the Queen of Heaven.

Holy Assembly of Bishops’ Committee for Kosovo and Metohija Opens Its Office at Pec Patriarchate

His Holiness Irinej,  Serbian Patriarch opened the Office of the Committee for Kosovo and Metohija. International Conference “Tthe Balkans and Middle East: Do They Reflect Each Other? “ also started at the Pec Patriarchate.

On the Feast day of the Patriarchate of Pec, on October 14, 2012, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch  yesterday opened the Office of the Committee of the Holy Assembly of Bishops for Kosovo and Metohija. This Office was moved from Belgrade to the Patriarchate of Pec by the decision of the Holy Synod of Bishops in September 2011, in order to assume additional duties (apart from its formal ones)  of documenting and preparing the work of the Committee, as well as collecting archival and library materials about the life and suffering of the Serbian Church and people in Kosovo and Metohija.

Slava of the Patriarchate of Pec celebrated

The slava of the Patriarchate of Pec, the Holy Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos was celebrated on October 14, 2012 at the church of St. Saviour  with the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy served by His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Kyr Irinej.

Stewardship meeting held at Lebanon, Pennsylvania

On Sunday, October 07, 2012, David Batrich met with the parishioners of Holy Resurrection of Christ, Serbian Orthodox Church in Lebanon, Pennsylvania. “This is the third oldest parish in the United States and has a strong community and tradition” said David. “We are implementing Stewardship” added Father Chris Rocknage, “and asked David to present an overview of Stewardship.”