Slava in Saint Petka Parish - San Marcos

Slava in Saint Petka Parish - San Marcos
Slava in Saint Petka Parish - San Marcos
Slava in Saint Petka Parish - San Marcos
Slava in Saint Petka Parish - San Marcos

Saint Petka-Paraskeva Serbian Orthodox Parish, California, in San Marcos celebrated its Slava on Sunday, October 27. His Grace Bishop Maxim of Western America solemnly officiated at the Holy Hierarchical Divine Liturgy with Fr. Milan Vukovic. After Bishop's sermon, followed the consecration of the gifts and many shared in the Eucharistic celebration. 

Saint Xenia skete hosts Bishop Maxim and honored guests for Divine Liturgy and the elevation of nun Dorothea as abbess

On October 9/22, the commemoration day for the Feasts of holy Apostle James, St. Stephen the Blind, and the “Korsun” Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos, His Grace Bishop Maxim arrived at St. Xenia Skete in Wildwood, California, to the ringing of bells for the Divine Liturgy.

Audience at Serbian Patriarchate - 29 October 2013

Audience at Serbian Patriarchate - 29 October 2013
Audience at Serbian Patriarchate - 29 October 2013
Audience at Serbian Patriarchate - 29 October 2013
Audience at Serbian Patriarchate - 29 October 2013

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received Mr. Vanja Udovicic, Minister of Youth and Sports at the Serbian Patriarchate today. 

Jubilee of the Edict of Milan in Skelani

Jubilee of the Edict of Milan in Skelani
Jubilee of the Edict of Milan in Skelani
Jubilee of the Edict of Milan in Skelani
Jubilee of the Edict of Milan in Skelani

The Diocese of Zvornik-Tuzla solemnly celebrated 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan in Skelani near Drina

The central celebration of the jubilee of the Edict of Milan in the Diocese of Zvornik-Tuzla was held in Skelani. Their Graces Bishops Lavrentije of Sabac, Jovan of Sumadija and Hrizostom of Zvornik-Tuzla officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the concelebration of  priests and monks from many dioceses of our Church *(Zvornik-Tuzla, Budimlje-Niksic, Sumadija...). The choir Srbadija from Bijeljina sang responses.

Bishop Atanasije visits President of Republic of Srpska

His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Bihac-Petrovac met with President of the Republic of Srpska Mr. Milorad Dodik at the Palace of the President of the Republic of Srpska in Banja Luka yesterday

The meeting was attended by Mr. Miladin Dragicevic, advisor to the President, and Mr. Zorn Jurisc, chief of the cabinet of Bishop Atanasije. Bishop Atanasije and President Dodik discussed the actual themes concerning all citizens of the Republic of Srpska, and especially the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. President Dodik called for a closer cooperation between the Serbian Orthodox Church and the state institutions of the Republic of Srpska.