Serbian Orthodox Church

The Patriarch received the Ambassador of Serbia to the Vatican

The Patriarch received the Ambassador of Serbia to the Vatican
The Patriarch received the Ambassador of Serbia to the Vatican
The Patriarch received the Ambassador of Serbia to the Vatican
The Patriarch received the Ambassador of Serbia to the Vatican

His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received His Excellency Dejan Sahovic, the new elected Ambassador of the Republic of Serbia to the Holy See, at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 1 June 2017.

His Excellency Sahovic expressed gratitude to the Primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church for the cordial reception during which they discussed various aspects of relations between the Serbian Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church. The Serbian Patriarch Irinej thanked the distinguished guest for the visit and wished him all the best from the Lord in his diplomatic mission. The reception was attended by the General Secretary of the Office of the Serbian Patriarch, Deacon Dr. Aleksandar Prascevic.

Patronal Feast Day Celebration in Seattle

Patronal Feast Day Celebration in Seattle
Patronal Feast Day Celebration in Seattle
Patronal Feast Day Celebration in Seattle
Patronal Feast Day Celebration in Seattle

On the Seventh Sunday after Pascha, May 28, 2017, parishioners of St. Sava Church in Seattle celebrated their Patronal Feast Day- Transfer of the Relics of St. Sava.

Episcopal Dean, Very Rev. Vidoslav Vujasin from Portland served the Divine Liturgy together with parish priest Rev. Zoran Aleksic. After reading of the Holy Gospel, addressing the faithful, Fr. Vidoslav spoke of the High Priestly Prayer of Jesus and about our role in the Church as God's chosen.

The Cyrillic Day in Atlanta

The Cyrillic Day in Atlanta
The Cyrillic Day in Atlanta
The Cyrillic Day in Atlanta
The Cyrillic Day in Atlanta

This event was in honor of the Feast of St. Cyril and Methodius, the two holy brothers who were Byzantine Christian theologians and Christian missionaries to the Slavic people. The Cyrillic Day was organized for the first time on May 21, 2017, here in Atlanta. It took place in the central library for Gwinnett County in Lilburn (the same city where we are building our Serbian church).

St. Nicholas in Philadelphia Celebrates is Patronal Feast Day

St. Nicholas in Philadelphia Celebrates is Patronal Feast Day
St. Nicholas in Philadelphia Celebrates is Patronal Feast Day
St. Nicholas in Philadelphia Celebrates is Patronal Feast Day
St. Nicholas in Philadelphia Celebrates is Patronal Feast Day

On Sunday May 21st, St. Nicholas Serbian Orthodox Church of Greater Philadelphia joyously celebrated Its patronal feast day of the Transfer of the relics of St. Nicholas. Prior to the conclusion of Divine Liturgy, the clergy and faithful went in procession around the church. At the conclusion of the gestalt procession, the Slavski kolach and koljivo were blessed at the entrance of the church.

Sunday of the Blind Man in North Port

Sunday of the Blind Man in North Port
Sunday of the Blind Man in North Port
Sunday of the Blind Man in North Port
Sunday of the Blind Man in North Port

On the Sixth Sunday after Pascha, on the celebration of feast of St John the Evangelist, in the North Porth parish, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated by Presbyter Fr Sasa Djurdjevic. Approximately 50 faithful, among whom were ten Russian Orthodox faithful, who with their majestic chanting, together with the choir, helped beautify the Liturgical assemblage. Following the Liturgy, a luncheon was prepared and served to all present.

Youth Day at St. Stevan's in Columbus

Youth Day at St. Stevan's in Columbus
Youth Day at St. Stevan's in Columbus
Youth Day at St. Stevan's in Columbus
Youth Day at St. Stevan's in Columbus

On Saturday May 20, 2017 St. Stevan of Dechani Serbian Orthodox Church in Columbus Ohio, organized a Youth Day. It is a special day dedicated to all the youth in the parish. St. Stevan’s Church has been organizing Youth Days since 2012. This was our Spring Youth Day and traditionally we also have one at the end of Summer.