Serbian Orthodox Church

Liturgy in the Dechani monastery

Liturgy in the Dechani monastery
Liturgy in the Dechani monastery
Liturgy in the Dechani monastery
Liturgy in the Dechani monastery

On Sunday, 30 December 2018, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was served by Archimandrite Sava, abbot of Dechani, with the concelebration of monks and priests of this monastery, and hieromonk Sava and archpriest Sinisa Jankovic from the Diocese of Budimlje-Niksic, in the Dechani monastery.

Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in Dubrovnik

Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in Dubrovnik
Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in Dubrovnik
Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in Dubrovnik
Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in Dubrovnik

On Sunday, December 30th, 2018, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was served by His Grace Bishop Dimitrije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina and the Littoral in the church of the Annunciation of the Most Holy Mother of God in Dubrovnik.

It was the first pastoral visit of Bishop Dimitrije to the diocese of Dubrovnik after his enthronement to the throne of bishops of Zahumlje-Herzegovina.

Patron Saint-day of the church of Holy Abbot Paisus and Deacon Avacum

Patron Saint-day of the church of Holy Abbot Paisus and Deacon Avacum
Patron Saint-day of the church of Holy Abbot Paisus and Deacon Avacum
Patron Saint-day of the church of Holy Abbot Paisus and Deacon Avacum
Patron Saint-day of the church of Holy Abbot Paisus and Deacon Avacum

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church dedicated to Belgrade's martyrs Paisus and Avacum in Altina on 30 December 2018, the feast day of Holy Martyrs Paisus and Avacum.

The Patriarch was concelebrated by archpriests Zoran Perkovic, Jevgenji Lehac, Nebojsa Topolic, Slaven Vukomanovic and Georgije Kovac from the Diocese of Mohacev (Ukrain), protonamesnik Rade Jovic and Dragisa Tepavac and others.

„28. June“ and „Philanthropy“ are helping Serbs living in Kosovo and Metohija

The humanitarian organization “28. June” (28. jun) on Friday, 28th of December 2018, managed to deliver humanitarian assistance to the population living in Serbian enclaves at Kosovo and Metohija, as the first organization able to do so, after an introduction of the blockade in December.

A truck with basic help carried 20 pallets of flour, oil, and cans with food and arrived at the addresses of Serbian community kitchens and kindergartens in the south Serbian province, with the help of a charitable fond „Philanthropy“ and Metropolitanate of Montenegro and the Littoral.

St. Elijah Parish in Aliquippa Observes Festive Sunday During Nativity Fast

St. Elijah Parish in Aliquippa Observes Festive Sunday During Nativity Fast
St. Elijah Parish in Aliquippa Observes Festive Sunday During Nativity Fast
St. Elijah Parish in Aliquippa Observes Festive Sunday During Nativity Fast
St. Elijah Parish in Aliquippa Observes Festive Sunday During Nativity Fast

The parish of the Holy Prophet Elijah in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania gathered with great activity to observe the Twenty-Ninth Sunday after Pentecost on December 16, 2018. The day was permeated by the joyous anticipation that characterizes the season of the Nativity Fast, as the Orthodox faithful of this parish (like those elsewhere) prepare to welcome the birth of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Kosovo Serbian Men's Choir and Director R. S. Zivic Honored

Kosovo Serbian Men's Choir and Director R. S. Zivic Honored
Kosovo Serbian Men's Choir and Director R. S. Zivic Honored
Kosovo Serbian Men's Choir and Director R. S. Zivic Honored
Kosovo Serbian Men's Choir and Director R. S. Zivic Honored

Singing the responses at the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy in honor of the Patronal Feast at Saint Demetrius Serbian Orthodox Church in Akron, Ohio, on Sunday, November 11, 2018, as well as performing at the festal banquet that followed, was the last time that ‘Kosovo’ Serbian Men's Choir sang under the hand of founding director, Dr. Rick Stevan Zivic of Cleveland, Ohio.

 Dr. Zivic has, who has retired from his dental practice this past September 20, 2018, together with his wife Mary, plans on taking up residence in Florida with occasional visits to Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, and Cleveland, Ohio.

Patron Saint-day of the church in Peroj – St. Spiridon of Trimituna

Patron Saint-day of the church in Peroj – St. Spiridon of Trimituna
Patron Saint-day of the church in Peroj – St. Spiridon of Trimituna
Patron Saint-day of the church in Peroj – St. Spiridon of Trimituna
Patron Saint-day of the church in Peroj – St. Spiridon of Trimituna

Orthodox residents of the Istrian town Peroj solemnly celebrated the Patron Saint-day of their church – Saint Spiridon the Miracle Worker, Bishop of Trimituna on 25 December 2018.

The Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was officiated by Bishops Sergije of Bihac-Petrovac, Heruvim of Osijek-Polje and Baranja and Gerasim of Gornji Karlovac, with the concelebration of Archimandrite Naum and local clergy.