Patron Saint's Day celebrated and frescoes blessed of the church of St. Demetrius in Windsor, Ontario9. November 2011 - 13:20
Our holy Church, St. Demetrius the Great Martyr in Windsor, celebrated its Krsna Slava, our patron Saint. His Grace Bishop Georgije of Canada officiated at the Holy Hierarchical Divine Liturgy with the concelebration of the clergy.
On the day when our Holy Orthodox Church celebrates Holy Apostle of Jacob and All Soul's Day on Saturday November 5, His Grace Bishop Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic served the requiem for the dead in the monastery of Djurdjevi Stupovi.
The faithful people, who gathered at the Holy service, in which monks of the monastery concelebrated, were adressed by His Grace Bishop who spoke about All Sould Day, the day dedicated to prayers for the repose of our relative's souls.
On Sunday, November 6, His Grace Bishop Constantine of Middle Europe served the Divine Liturgy in the church of the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God, the second service place of the Serbian Orthodox Church in Munich, with the consecration of protopresbyter-staurophor Slobodan Milunovic from Munich and protopresbyter-staurophor Milan Stojanovic, retired parish priest of Obudovac, from the Diocese of Zvornik-Tuzla.
In Silas, a place near Osijek, on the feast day of St. Jacob the Apostle ( All Souls Day), His Grace Bishop Lukija of Osek,Polje and Baranja consecrated crosses and bells for the new church of St. Elijah the Prophet.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of Great Martyr St. Demetrius of Thessaloniki in New Belgrade, with the concelebration of the priesthood of the Archbishopric of Belgrade-Karlovac.