Liturgy in Saint Sava monastery in Libertyville

Liturgy in Saint Sava monastery in Libertyville
Liturgy in Saint Sava monastery in Libertyville
Liturgy in Saint Sava monastery in Libertyville
Liturgy in Saint Sava monastery in Libertyville

In the presence of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, His Grace Bishop Longin of New Gracanica-Midwest America celbrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the Saint Sava monastery in Libertyville on 18 July 2017.

By the relics of the new-shown Saint Mardarije, Bishop Longin was concelebrated by protosyncellos Seraphim, abbot of the monastery; hieromonks Sergije and Nektarije from New Gracanica and Libertyville, as well as by protodeacon Slobodan Vujasinovic from the Diocese of Srem. Besides Serbian Patriarch, the service was attended by Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral. Students of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology of Saint Sava from Libertyville sang responses. During the Holy Liturgy Bishop Longin delivered a sermon.

Patriarch Irinej visits Saint Sava Cathedral site in New York

Patriarch Irinej visits Saint Sava Cathedral site in New York
Patriarch Irinej visits Saint Sava Cathedral site in New York
Patriarch Irinej visits Saint Sava Cathedral site in New York
Patriarch Irinej visits Saint Sava Cathedral site in New York

His Holiness Patriarch Irinej, 44th successor of Saint Sava on the primatial Throne of the Serbian Orthodox Church, has arrived in New York on 14 July 2017 en route to Chicago, where he will lead celebrations this weekend for the canonization of Saint Mardarije of Libertyville and All-America.

The AirSerbia direct flight connecting Belgrade and New York which carried Patriarch Irinej, operated by an A330 aircraft named after "Nikola Tesla," landed at JFK International Airport at 11:39 AM local time.

Construction of the church of Saint George in Slavonski Brod

Construction of the church of Saint George in Slavonski Brod
Construction of the church of Saint George in Slavonski Brod
Construction of the church of Saint George in Slavonski Brod
Construction of the church of Saint George in Slavonski Brod

With the blessing of His Grace Bishop Jovan of Slavonia these days the construction of the church of Saint Great martyr George in Slavonski Brod has begun.