Formal welcome of Serbian Patriarch in Chicago

 

In the late evening, on February 16, 2011, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch arrived in Chicago accompanied by protodeacon Prof. Dr Stanimir Spasovic. Besides His Grace Bishop Longin of Nova Grachanica and Midwestern America and local priesthood, His Holiness was welcomed also the representatives of the diplomatic cord of Serbia, led by Consul General Mr. Desko Nikotovic.

Patriarch Irinej in Metropolitanate of Libertville-Chicago

His Holiness Irinej Serbian Patriarch went to the United States of America yesterday, where he will visit Metropolitanate of Libertville-Chicago from February 16 until March 1, 2011. 

Chicago Sun-Times reporting about Patriarch's visit and welcome at the Cathedral

The Serbian Orthodox Church's highest ranking religious leader kicked off a two-week visit to Chicago by telling members of Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Cathedral they should be proud of perserving their religious tradition.

Chicago Sun-Times - Complete Article

Slava in Sretenje Monastery

Source: www.westsrbdio.org

Saint Sava celebration in Austin

The weather was beautiful, the food was delectable, and the children were magnificent. This year's St. Sava Celebration was a success by every definition of the word. The lovely Sunday morning started off with a Divine Liturgy lead by Fr. Dragoljub, with a large number of our parishioners in attendance.