Church consecrated in Rooty Hill

Church consecrated in Rooty Hill
Church consecrated in Rooty Hill
Church consecrated in Rooty Hill
Church consecrated in Rooty Hill

On Bright Saturday, on April 21, 2012, the restored church of St. Stephen the Hierodeacon was consecrated in Sidney's suburb of Rooty Hill. The Holy Liturgy was served by Bishop Irinej of Australia-New Zealand, Bishop Longin of New Gracanica and Midwestern America and Bishop Seraphim of Apolonia (Ecumenical Patriarchate), and lots of priests concelebrated, including also representatives of other Orthodox jurisdictions.

Feast Day of Life-giving Font at Stauropegic monastery of St. John Chrysostom in Nizepolje

Feast Day of Life-giving Font at Stauropegic monastery of St. John Chrysostom in Nizepolje

The Feast Day of Life-giving Font, which is the second slava of the monastery of St. John Chrysostom in Nizepolje was celebrated with the Divine Liturgy, , with the blessing of His Beatitude Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje kyr kyr Jovan, was served by Bishop David of Stobi with the concelebration of Bishop Marko of Bregalnica, priests of the Orthodox Archbishopric of Ohrid with the participation of the faithful people of Bitolj and surroundings.

Bright Friday in the monastery of Draganac

Bright Friday in the monastery of Draganac
Bright Friday in the monastery of Draganac
Bright Friday in the monastery of Draganac
Bright Friday in the monastery of Draganac

The feast day of Life-giving Font (Easter or Bright Friday) was solemnly celebrated in the Draganac monastery near Gnjilane with the Holy Liturgy which was in the church of St. Gabriel the Archangel, was served by Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren with the concelebration of protopresbyter-staurophor Dragan Kojic, protosyngellos Ilarion (acting head of the monastery), protosyngellos Kiril and other priests.

Serbian Patriarch's noteworthy visit to Missiusaga

Serbian Patriarch's noteworthy visit to Missiusaga
Serbian Patriarch's noteworthy visit to Missiusaga
Serbian Patriarch's noteworthy visit to Missiusaga
Serbian Patriarch's noteworthy visit to Missiusaga
Serbian Patriarch's noteworthy visit to Missiusaga
Serbian Patriarch's noteworthy visit to Missiusaga
Serbian Patriarch's noteworthy visit to Missiusaga
Serbian Patriarch's noteworthy visit to Missiusaga

The greatest Serbian church in Canada, the Cathedral church of Serbian Saints in Missiusaga, the western part of Toronto, was too small to receive on Sunday, March 22, 2012 under its dome all Serbian believers who came to welcome their spiritual father, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch.