Serbian Orthodox Church
On Saturday, November 19, Protopresbyter George and Protonica Elena Gligich of St. Peter’s Serbian Orthodox Church in Fresno, California, were honored with a banquet on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of Fr. George’s ordination to the holy priesthood.
In the ancient monastery of Matejevica of the Beheading of St. John the Baptist on the day of prayerful celebration of the Great father and teacher of the church, St. John Chrysostom the Archbishop of Constantinople, His Grace Bishop Jovan of Ancient Diocese of Nis served the holy service of God.
Diocese of Britain-Scandinavia celebrated a slava of Smedjerid monastery of the Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos. Kuma of the slava was Mrs. Andja Kunovac.
His Grace Bishop Dositej of Britain and Scandinavia visited Malme on October 16, 2011 and then baptized little Jelena in the church of St. Cyrill and Methodius. He was concelebrated by local priests.
Source: Diocese of Britain-Scandinavia
Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren and Kosovo-Metohija served yesterday the Divine Liturgy in a village of Gojbulja, the municipality of Vucitrn. This Serbian village at the foot of Kopaonik is one of the four left Serbian villages in the Vucitrn area and today there are 300 residents. The village is even mentioned in the Middle Ages and an old church of St. Petka. The new church devoted to this saint was built on the site of the old church in 1986. This is the first Liturgy in this village which Bishop Teodosije served as the Diocesan Bishop.
His Holiness, Serbian Patriarch Irinej is visiting the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America from November 26th until December 13th. His Holiness is currently staying in the Saint Sava Monastery in Libertyville IL.