The stavropegial monastery in Bitola celebrated its dedication feast-day

The stavropegial monastery in Bitola celebrated its dedication feast-day
The stavropegial monastery in Bitola celebrated its dedication feast-day
The stavropegial monastery in Bitola celebrated its dedication feast-day
The stavropegial monastery in Bitola celebrated its dedication feast-day

Тhe feast of St. John Chrysostom was celebrated by His Beatitude, Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje Jovan in the stavropegial monastery of St. John Chrysostom in Bitola, Macedonia, on the 26th of November 2019.

It was at the same time a patron name’s day of the Archbishop himself. The joy of the feast was enhanced by the visit of His Grace Bishop Isihije of Mohach, Vicar of the Bishop of Bačka and Abbot of the Kovilj Monastery, who arrived with his monastic fraternity.

The Serbian Patriarch Irinej met the Ambassador of Austria


His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch Irinej received in audience the Ambassador of the Republic of Austria to the Republic of Serbia, His Excellency Nikolaus Luterotti, at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on November 27, 2019.

Annual Assembly of the Federation of the Circles of Serbian Sisters In Cleveland

Annual Assembly of the Federation of the Circles of Serbian Sisters In Cleveland
Annual Assembly of the Federation of the Circles of Serbian Sisters In Cleveland
Annual Assembly of the Federation of the Circles of Serbian Sisters In Cleveland
Annual Assembly of the Federation of the Circles of Serbian Sisters In Cleveland

On Saturday, November 23, 2019, the Federation of Circles of Serbian Sisters of the Eastern American Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church, held their bi-annual and election meeting at St Sava Cathedral, in Cleveland, Ohio.

The day began with a warm and inviting breakfast which was prepared by the host Kolo, the St Petka Circle of Serbian Sisters from the Cathedral. The Cleveland and Pittsburgh Deaneries were particularly well represented.

Saint Demetrius Choir Slava Celebration

Saint Demetrius Choir Slava Celebration
Saint Demetrius Choir Slava Celebration
Saint Demetrius Choir Slava Celebration
Saint Demetrius Choir Slava Celebration

On Sunday, November 9th, the St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church Choir celebrated its patron Saint, Saint Demetrius.

Together with Kum, Mark Borato, they participated in the blessing of the Kolac and Koljivo, and selected Donna Goberish-Matesa as next year’s Kuma. Under the direction of Emil Esapovich, this choir of 13 ranges in age from 19 to 94.

A festive academy in honor of the Patron Saint-day of Novi Sad, St. George

A festive academy in honor of the Patron Saint-day of Novi Sad, St. George
A festive academy in honor of the Patron Saint-day of Novi Sad, St. George
A festive academy in honor of the Patron Saint-day of Novi Sad, St. George
A festive academy in honor of the Patron Saint-day of Novi Sad, St. George

On the eve of the celebration of the Restoration of the Temple of St. George the Great Martyr, on November 15, 2019, a solemn academy under the auspices of the Church Community of Novi Sad was held at the Youth Theater.

A huge public were greeted and blessed by His Grace Irinej, Bishop of Backa. The Academy was attended by Bishop Isihije of Mohacs, clergy of the Diocese of Backa; Mr. Milos Vucevic, Mayor of Novi Sad; representatives of the First Brigade of the Serbian Armed Forces and the faithful people of Novi Sad. Dr. Milan Bandobranski delivered a festive address.<--break->