Serbian Orthodox Church

Consecration of Bishop Kiril of Dioclea

Consecration of Bishop Kiril of Dioclea
Consecration of Bishop Kiril of Dioclea
Consecration of Bishop Kiril of Dioclea
Consecration of Bishop Kiril of Dioclea

Bishop Electus of Dioclea Kiril (Bojovic) was consecrated at the Cathedral church of the Resurrection of Christ in Podgorica on 31 July 2016 during the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy which was served by His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch. (PHOTO GALLERY)

With the prayerful participation of many believers, His Holiness was  concelebrated by His Grace Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje Jovan;  His Eminence Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral and Their Graces Bishops Dositej of Britain-Scandinavica, Fotije of Dalmatia, Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic, Grigorije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina, Joakim of Polog-Kumanovo, Teodosije of Raska-Prizren, Jovan of Pakrac-Slavonia, Sergije of Frankfur, Jeronim of Jegar, as well many priests and monks.

Patronal Feast of the CSS in Brisbane Saint Kyriaki the Great-martyr

Patronal Feast of the CSS in Brisbane Saint Kyriaki the Great-martyr
Patronal Feast of the CSS in Brisbane Saint Kyriaki the Great-martyr
Patronal Feast of the CSS in Brisbane Saint Kyriaki the Great-martyr
Patronal Feast of the CSS in Brisbane Saint Kyriaki the Great-martyr

On the Fifth Sunday from the Descent of the Holy Spirit on the Apostles, 24th of July 2016, in the church of Saint Nicholas the Wonderworker of Myra and Lycia in Woolloongabba, Brisbane the patron saint of the Circle of Serbian Sisters, Saint Kyriaki the Great-martyr, was celebrated.

The Archiepiscopal Divine Liturgy was celebrated by His Grace Bishop Irinej of the Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand, the newly-elected Bishop of the Eastern American Diocese, the concelebrants were Protopresbyter-stavrophors Dusan Stefanov and John Vesic, Economos Stanisa Ostojic, Presbyter Nikola Stefanov, and Protodeacon Miodrag Tomic.

Proclamation of Bishop Electus Kiril of Dioclea

Proclamation of Bishop Electus Kiril of Dioclea
Proclamation of Bishop Electus Kiril of Dioclea
Proclamation of Bishop Electus Kiril of Dioclea
Proclamation of Bishop Electus Kiril of Dioclea

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, performed the rite of proclamation of Archimandrite Kiril (Bojovic) for Bishop of Dioclea at the Cathedral church of Resurrection of Christ in Podgorica on 30 July 2016.

Besides His Holiness also served Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral Amfilohije, Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje Jovan, Bishops Dositej of Britain and Scandinavia, Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic, Joakim of Polog-Kumanovo, Sergije of Frankfurt and Jeronim of Jegar.

Serbian Patriarch arrives in Podgorica

Serbian Patriarch arrives in Podgorica
Serbian Patriarch arrives in Podgorica
Serbian Patriarch arrives in Podgorica
Serbian Patriarch arrives in Podgorica

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, arrived in Podgorica today, on 30 July 2016.

His Holiness, accompanied by His Grace Bishop Jeronim of Jegar, was welcomed by His Eminence Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral along with Bishop Electus of Dioclea Archimandrite Kiril and the clergy of the Metropolitanate of Montenegro and the Littoral at the Podgorica airport. Serbian Patriarch, after the welcome at the airport, visited Laura of Saint Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher at the Nemanja Town. At the Cathedral church of the Resurrection of Christ the Patriarch will arrive at 6:30 p.m., where the clergy and the faithful will welcome him. The occasion of the Patriarch’s visit to Montenegro is the consecration of the Bishop Electus of Dioclea Archimandrite MSc Kiril Bojovic, which will be published on Sunday, 31 July 2016, at the Cathedral church of the Resurrection of Christ in Podgorica. His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej will conduct the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the concelebration of many bishops of our Church with the beginning at 8 a.m. The rite of proclamation will be performed at the church of the Resurrection of Christ in Podgorica on Saturday, 30 July 2016 with the beginning at 7 p.m.

St. John the Wonderworker Family Camp

St. John the Wonderworker Family Camp - 175 participants have now arrived home after five grace-filled days (July 4-8th) in a beautiful lakeside natural setting a half-hour from Eugene, Oregon where the St. John the Wonderworker Family Camp (inaugurated in 2000) recently concluded its 13th annual Family Camp. The Camp, the only Orthodox Christian Family Camp in the country, offers unique opportunities for Orthodox Christians – single adults, parents, infants, toddlers, pre-teens, and teens – especially those throughout the Northwest, for prayer and fellowship together. The St. John the Wonderworker Family Camp is blessed by His Grace Bishop Maxim of the Serbian Diocese of Western America and is sponsored by the parish of St. John the Wonderworker in Eugene, Oregon.