Four Centuries of Light

Four Centuries of Light
Four Centuries of Light
Four Centuries of Light
Four Centuries of Light

In late afternoon hours on 18 August 2015, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, was solemnly welcomed at the Krka Monastery of Holy Archangel Michael.

After the solemn feast day’s Vesper service in the monastery church in prayerful presence of bishops, priests, monks and faithful people of Dalmatia, His Holiness Irinej delivered san opening  address at the solemn academy on the occasion of four centuries since the founding of the Seminary of Holy Three Hierarchs.

Serbian Patriarch Irinej visiting Diocese of Dalmatia

Serbian Patriarch Irinej visiting Diocese of Dalmatia
Serbian Patriarch Irinej visiting Diocese of Dalmatia
Serbian Patriarch Irinej visiting Diocese of Dalmatia
Serbian Patriarch Irinej visiting Diocese of Dalmatia

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, payed a canonical archpastoral visitation to the Diocese of Dalmatia, Croatia, starting from 18 August 2015. The Primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church accompanied by many bishops was welcomed at the entrance of the city of Zadar by the head of the Orthodox Church in Dalmatia, His Grace Fotije.

His Holiness was accompanied by His Eminence Metropolitan Porfirije of Zagreb-Ljubljana and Their Graces Bishops: Vasilije of Srem, Irinej of Backa, Jovan of Sumadija, Pahomije of Vranje, Sergije of Frankfurt and All Germany, Marko of Bregalnica, Vicar Jeronim of Jegar and Bishop emeritus  Atanasije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina.

Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral of the Transfiguration of our Lord in Trebinje

Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral of the Transfiguration of our Lord in Trebinje
Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral of the Transfiguration of our Lord in Trebinje
Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral of the Transfiguration of our Lord in Trebinje
Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral of the Transfiguration of our Lord in Trebinje

On the Feast of St. Gregory the Theologian, with the Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral of the Transfiguration of our Lord, the third annual conference - "Theology in the public sphere" is completed.

Holy Hierarchical Liturgy was served by His Beatitude Jovan the Archbishop of Ochrid and Metropolitan of Skopje with concelebration of Bishop Maxim of Western America, Bishop Grigorije of Herzegovina and the Littoral and retired Bishop Atanasije. Holy Liturgy was attended by a large number of clergy from the Diocese of Herzegovina and the Littoral and the Metropoly of Dabar-Bosnia, as well as many guests from other Dioceses. Bishop Grigorije ordained Deacon Vuk Milisic to the rank of presbyter. After the reading of the Holy Gospel, Bishop Maxim addressed a large number of faithful with a sermon about the Good Shepherd.

Saint Sava celebrations around the Eastern American Diocese

Saint Sava celebrations around the Eastern American Diocese
Saint Sava celebrations around the Eastern American Diocese
Saint Sava celebrations around the Eastern American Diocese
Saint Sava celebrations around the Eastern American Diocese

A collection of photo galleries from St Sava celebrations around the Eastern American Diocese: Akron (OH), Boston (MA), Niagara Falls (OH), North Canton (OH), Parma (OH),  Philadelphia (PA).

Blessing of the Monongahela River

Blessing of the Monongahela River
Blessing of the Monongahela River
Blessing of the Monongahela River
Blessing of the Monongahela River

Photos from the annual blessing of the Monongahela River by Fr Rodney Torbic, which has taken place every January since 1999.