Youth Day in Columbus

Youth Day in Columbus
Youth Day in Columbus
Youth Day in Columbus
Youth Day in Columbus

On Saturday October 21, 2017 St. Stefan of Decani, Serbian Orthodox Church in Columbus organized a Youth Day. All the activities were oriented and focused on youth in the parish. Church School teachers: protinica Dejana Kisin, Katarina Sanchez and Katy Maragos with Fr. Isak Kisin always plan and organize fun and educational activities for this special event dedicated to the children and youth at St. Stefan Church. The professional basketball players Nikola Jestratijevic and Velimir Radinovic contributed their time and talents to make this event even more fun and interesting by teaching basketball lessons. Day activities continued with tree planting, hayrides, bonfire and kolo dancing. To support this event the adults prepared a great variety of food for all participants. Beautiful nature at St. Stefan Church combined with a very pleasant weather provided the prefect setting for this event.

Visit of Myrrh-streaming Hawaiian Iveron Icon to St Nicholas Serbian Orthodox Church in Philadelphia

Visit of Myrrh-streaming Hawaiian Iveron Icon to St Nicholas Serbian Orthodox Church in Philadelphia
Visit of Myrrh-streaming Hawaiian Iveron Icon to St Nicholas Serbian Orthodox Church in Philadelphia
Visit of Myrrh-streaming Hawaiian Iveron Icon to St Nicholas Serbian Orthodox Church in Philadelphia
Visit of Myrrh-streaming Hawaiian Iveron Icon to St Nicholas Serbian Orthodox Church in Philadelphia

On October 24 / 2017, St. Nicholas Serbian Orthodox Church in Philadelphia hosted the Hawaiian Myrrh- streaming Iveron icon of the Most Holy Theotokos . The faithful, from multiple Orthodox jurisdictions in the Philadelphia area, filled the church to celebrate the Supplicatory Canon to the Mother of God. The Canon was served by Fr. Nicholas Dellerman (Sts. Peter and Paul Orthodox Church (OCA), Phildelphia), Fr. Martin Browne (St. Mark Orthodox Church (OCA), Newtown), Archmandrite Christopher (St. Luke Greek Orthodox Church, Broomall) Fr. Joel Gillam (St. George Anitochean Orthodox Churvh, Upper Darby), Fr. James Thayer (St. Philip Orthodox Church, Souderton) and Fr. Milorad Orlic.

The Serbian Patriarch receives a delegation from University Ecclesiastical Academy from Thessaloniki

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received protopresbyter Rev. Gregory Stamkopoulos and Mr. Gregory Liantas, professors at University Ecclesiastical Academy of Thessaloniki.

The distinguished professors expressed their gratitude to the Head of the Serbian Orthodox Church for the whole-hearted audience during which they talked about possibilities that students study in this educational institution.

The Association “Friends of Mount Athos” in an audience with the Serbian Patriarch

The Association “Friends of Mount Athos” in an audience with the Serbian Patriarch
The Association “Friends of Mount Athos” in an audience with the Serbian Patriarch
The Association “Friends of Mount Athos” in an audience with the Serbian Patriarch
The Association “Friends of Mount Athos” in an audience with the Serbian Patriarch

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received a delegation of the humanitarian Association “Friends of Mount Athos”, headed by His Eminence Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) of Diocleia at the Serbian Patriarchate on 23 October 2017.

Metropolitan Kallistos expressed his gratitude to the Primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church for the cordial and brotherly reception during which they talked about projects and donations of this humanitarian association directed to the Chilandar Monastery.

Minister Zoran Djordjevic received by the Serbian Patriarch

Minister Zoran Djordjevic received by the Serbian Patriarch
Minister Zoran Djordjevic received by the Serbian Patriarch
Minister Zoran Djordjevic received by the Serbian Patriarch
Minister Zoran Djordjevic received by the Serbian Patriarch

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received Mr. Zoran Djordjevic, Minister of Labour, Employment, Veteran and Social Policy in the Government of Serbia at the Serbian Patriarchate on 23 October 2017.

The distinguished minister expressed his gratitude to the Primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church for the cordial meeting during which they discussed about the problems that face the marginalized people in the Republic of Serbia and the ways how to solve them.