Nativity of Christ in New York

Nativity of Christ in New York
Nativity of Christ in New York
Nativity of Christ in New York
Nativity of Christ in New York

On 6 January 2016, the Feast of Nativity of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ was solemnly celebrated at Saint Sava Cathedral church in New York City.

His Grace Bishop Mitrophan of Eastern America officiated the Holy Liturgy with the concelebration of local priests, and in the presence of lots of faithful people of this city. After the service the badnjak (Yule log) was burned in front of the church.

Weekly Diocesan Bulletin - Sunday, January 10, 2016

32nd Sunday after Pentecost: 

The Holy and Righteous Prophet and King David, Joseph the betrothed, and James the Brother of the Lord; The 20,000 Holy Martyrs of Nicomedia


RESURRECTIONAL TROPARION - TONE SEVEN:
By Your Cross, You destroyed death!  To the thief, You opened Paradise!  For the myrrhbearers, You changed weeping into joy!  And You commanded Your disciples, O Christ God, to proclaim that You are risen, granting the world great mercy!

Christmas Midnight Liturgy at Saint Sava Cathedral

Christmas Midnight Liturgy at Saint Sava Cathedral
Christmas Midnight Liturgy at Saint Sava Cathedral
Christmas Midnight Liturgy at Saint Sava Cathedral
Christmas Midnight Liturgy at Saint Sava Cathedral

The celebration of Christmas, the feast day of the Nativity of Jesus Christ, the most joyful event in the Christian world began at midnight with the first Christmas Liturgy, served by His Grace Bishop Arsenije of Toplica and in a prayerful presence of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch. 

Vicar of the Patriarch was concelebrated by the clergy of the Archbishopric of Belgrade-Karlovac, with the presence of a lot of faithful people of the capital. 

Winter Youth Retreat 2015-2016

An Excellent Experience
2015 Winter Youth Retreat – Midwest Diocese

Over 110 high school and college students came together for spirituality, fellowship, and healing. It all started on Monday evening December 28, 2015, when a harsh winter storm hit the Chicago area.