Serbian Orthodox Church

Church in Auckville celebrates its church slava

Church in Auckville celebrates its church slava

The feast day of Sts. Peter and Paul the Apostles gathers each year  the Church of Christ in Auckville around the church raised in their honor. Also this year of the Lord St. Peter's Day was solemnly celebrated, at first with the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy.

The Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was served by Bishop Grigorije of Canada, with the concelebration of the head of the church protopresbyter Zlatibor Djurasevic and other priests.

First Holy Confession

First Holy Confession

During the 2011 season of Great Lent, students in the second grade class of St. Nicholas Serbian Orthodox Church, Steelton, PA prepared for their First Holy Confession.  Our church school curriculum designates this time to focus on the Sacrament of Reconciliation and uses a book of exercises and activities called “Making Things Right” to help young students understand themselves, become more aware of their relationship with God and discuss the effects of wrong-doing while being constantly reminded of God’s ever forgiving love.

Monastery slava celebrated in Richfield

Monastery slava celebrated in Richfield

With the blessing of His Grace Bishop Mitrophan of Eastern America Monastery Marcha, located between the Cleveland and Akron parishes in Northeast Ohio, celebrated their Monastery Slava, St. Archagel Gabriel, on Saturday, July 23, 2011. Bishop Mitrophan officiated at the Holy Hierarchical Divine Liturgy with the concelebration of local diocesan clergy: V. Rev. Archimandrite Leontije from the nearby St. Mark's Monastery, V. Rev. Djordje Mileusnic, V. Rev. Dragomir Tuba, V. Rev. Zivojin Jakovljevic and Rev. Isak Kisin. Other clergy in attendance were V. Rev. Rodney Torbic and Rev. Milovan Katanic.

Celebration of Sts. Peter and Paul Church Slava in Atlanta

Celebration of Sts. Peter and Paul Church Slava in Atlanta
Celebration of Sts. Peter and Paul Church Slava in Atlanta
Celebration of Sts. Peter and Paul Church Slava in Atlanta
Celebration of Sts. Peter and Paul Church Slava in Atlanta

This year’s celebration for the Slava began with evening Vespers on Saturday July 16th served by visiting clergy.

Patron Saint's Day of Saint Archangels Monastery in Kovilj

Patron Saint's Day of  Saint Archangels Monastery in Kovilj
Patron Saint's Day of  Saint Archangels Monastery in Kovilj
Patron Saint's Day of  Saint Archangels Monastery in Kovilj
Patron Saint's Day of  Saint Archangels Monastery in Kovilj

The monks of the Saint Archangels Monastery in Kovilj celebrated the Patron Saint's Day of its church with the Divine Liturgy which was served by His Grace Bishop Dr Irinej of Backa with the concelebration of Bishop Dr Porfirije of Jegar, the head of the church, many priests and faithful people. 

Patron Saint's Day in Richmond Hill

Patron Saint's Day in Richmond Hill
Patron Saint's Day in Richmond Hill
Patron Saint's Day in Richmond Hill
Patron Saint's Day in Richmond Hill

The Parish of St. Gabriel the Archangel in Richmond Hill is the youngest parish of the Canadian Diocese. It was founded last year with the blessing of His Grace Bishop Grigorije of Canada and with efforts and dedication of its parish priest protopresbyter-staurophor Vasilije Tomic as well as good and honorable parishioners who helped them in this wholeheartedly.