Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren and Kosovo-Metohija served yesterday the Divine Liturgy in a village of Gojbulja, the municipality of Vucitrn. This Serbian village at the foot of Kopaonik is one of the four left Serbian villages in the Vucitrn area and today there are 300 residents. The village is even mentioned in the Middle Ages and an old church of St. Petka. The new church devoted to this saint was built on the site of the old church in 1986. This is the first Liturgy in this village which Bishop Teodosije served as the Diocesan Bishop.
His Eminence, the Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropoitan of Montenegro, Amfilohije, will be visiting our Diocese of New Gracanica-Midwestwrn America from December 8th until December 20th. Svetigora publishing house has printed Metropolitan’s journal in four volumes which talks in detail about the events in Kosovo and Metohjija, since the beginning of occupation of this part of Serbia until this day. Our diocese is going to sponsor promoting of this book in some of our parishes and at the Diocesan center.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch is visiting the Stauropegic monastery of St. Sava in Libertville, as well the Dioceses of the Serbian Orthodox Church which are located in the Midwest and the West of the United States of America.
His Holiness, Serbian Patriarch Irinej is visiting the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America from November 26th until December 13th. His Holiness is currently staying in the Saint Sava Monastery in Libertyville IL.
Tuesday- December 27
Arrive 3:00 PM
7:00-8:30—Ice Breaker-Get to know each other.
8:30 PM—Slide show/Movie
11:00 PM—Get ready for bed-Prayer.
Midnight Lights Out