The academic year at Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Cathedral in Chicago was festively opened on Sunday, September 9th, with the celebration of a Hierarchical Divine Liturgy and Invocation of the Holy Spirit – the “Spirit of Truth” and “Treasury of blessings” – upon the children, students, parents, teachers, and volunteers who participate in the Cathedral’s wide range of educational activities.
His Eminence Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral kyr Amfilohije, bishop administrator of the diocese of Buenos Aires and South-Central American, was between September 1-4, 2012 in the visit to our Orthodox community in Lima.
On the third day of stay in the church camp of Metropolitanate of Corfu the awarded pupils in the contest We Are Their Descendats organized by Svetosavsko Zvonce visited the Serbian House in the center of Corfu, the Blue cemetary at the Vido island, a church of Saint Spiridonos in the city and attended the welcome reception of the Metropolitanat of Corfu at the building of the Church municipality.
With the blessing of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist on Petlovo Brdo in Belgrade.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch served the Divine Liturgy in the fulfilled church of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos in Sarajevo, with the concelebration of Metropolitan Polycarp of Spain and Portugal, Metropolitan Seraphim of Zimbabwe and Angola, Metropolitan Seraphim of Germany and Middle Europe, Metropolitan Kyrill of Yekaterinburg and Verkhoturye, Bishop Siluan of Gyula, Bishop Vasilije of Zvornik-Tuzla, BIshop Pahomije of Vranje, Bishop Sava of Slavonia and Bishop Grigorije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina.
The Divine Liturgy was attended by Their Eminences Metropolitans Nikolaj of Dabrobosna, Atanasius of Achaea, Their Graces Bishop Irinej of Backa and Andonios of Krujë.