The Cyrillic Day in Atlanta

The Cyrillic Day in Atlanta
The Cyrillic Day in Atlanta
The Cyrillic Day in Atlanta
The Cyrillic Day in Atlanta

This event was in honor of the Feast of St. Cyril and Methodius, the two holy brothers who were Byzantine Christian theologians and Christian missionaries to the Slavic people. The Cyrillic Day was organized for the first time on May 21, 2017, here in Atlanta. It took place in the central library for Gwinnett County in Lilburn (the same city where we are building our Serbian church).

St. Nicholas in Philadelphia Celebrates is Patronal Feast Day

St. Nicholas in Philadelphia Celebrates is Patronal Feast Day
St. Nicholas in Philadelphia Celebrates is Patronal Feast Day
St. Nicholas in Philadelphia Celebrates is Patronal Feast Day
St. Nicholas in Philadelphia Celebrates is Patronal Feast Day

On Sunday May 21st, St. Nicholas Serbian Orthodox Church of Greater Philadelphia joyously celebrated Its patronal feast day of the Transfer of the relics of St. Nicholas. Prior to the conclusion of Divine Liturgy, the clergy and faithful went in procession around the church. At the conclusion of the gestalt procession, the Slavski kolach and koljivo were blessed at the entrance of the church.

Sunday of the Blind Man in North Port

Sunday of the Blind Man in North Port
Sunday of the Blind Man in North Port
Sunday of the Blind Man in North Port
Sunday of the Blind Man in North Port

On the Sixth Sunday after Pascha, on the celebration of feast of St John the Evangelist, in the North Porth parish, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated by Presbyter Fr Sasa Djurdjevic. Approximately 50 faithful, among whom were ten Russian Orthodox faithful, who with their majestic chanting, together with the choir, helped beautify the Liturgical assemblage. Following the Liturgy, a luncheon was prepared and served to all present.

Youth Day at St. Stevan's in Columbus

Youth Day at St. Stevan's in Columbus
Youth Day at St. Stevan's in Columbus
Youth Day at St. Stevan's in Columbus
Youth Day at St. Stevan's in Columbus

On Saturday May 20, 2017 St. Stevan of Dechani Serbian Orthodox Church in Columbus Ohio, organized a Youth Day. It is a special day dedicated to all the youth in the parish. St. Stevan’s Church has been organizing Youth Days since 2012. This was our Spring Youth Day and traditionally we also have one at the end of Summer.

The Ascension of the Lord – Patron Feast of the City of Belgrade

The Divine Liturgy celebrated in the church of the Ascension of the Lord in Belgrade and a solemn procession through central streets of the City of Belgrade marked Belgrade’s Patronal feast – Ascension of the Lord (photo gallery - Deacon Dragan Tanasijević).

Holy Liturgy was presided over by His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch Irinej with the concelebration of Their Graces Bishop Irinej of Eastern America and Antonije, Vicar Bishop of Moravice. The Bishop Irinej pointed out in his sermon that the Feast of the Ascension was the feast connecting heaven and earth.