Purchase of a scanner for Saint Sava Hospital in Belgrade urgent

Purchase of a scanner for Saint Sava Hospital in Belgrade urgent
Purchase of a scanner for Saint Sava Hospital in Belgrade urgent
Purchase of a scanner for Saint Sava Hospital in Belgrade urgent
Purchase of a scanner for Saint Sava Hospital in Belgrade urgent

With the blessing of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, and with the organization of the Steering Committee of the Patriarchate of the Serbian Orthodox Church, Saint Sava Special Hospital for Cerebrovascular Diseases, andunder the auspices of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Serbia, a humanitarian gathering in the crypt of the Memorial Cathedral of Saint Sava was held on 10 December 2015.

By the number of strokes Serbia is among the leading countries of the world. Nowadays in the world in every twenty minutes one stroke happens, and in every sixty minutes someone dies. The Saint Sava Hospital provides care for about 80 percents of all strokes that occur in a wider territory of Belgrade. In addition to it, this hospital is specialized for treatment of the stroke; every minute counts, and the very first three hours since the stroke have been most important for a patient.

Feast day of Saint Nicholas solemnly celebrated at Bagdala

Feast day of Saint Nicholas solemnly celebrated at Bagdala
Feast day of Saint Nicholas solemnly celebrated at Bagdala
Feast day of Saint Nicholas solemnly celebrated at Bagdala
Feast day of Saint Nicholas solemnly celebrated at Bagdala

St. Nicholas of Myra, the Patron Saint-day (slava) of Bishop David of Krusevac, was solemnly celebrated at Bagdala with the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy. Along with the congregation of the faithful, Metropolitan Porfirije of Zagreb-Ljubljana and Bishops Pahomije of Vranje and Jeronim of Jegar celebrated.

On the eve of the feast-day of Saint Nicholas of Myra, on 18 December 2015, His Grace Bishop David of Krusevac along with His Grace Bishop Pahomije of Vranje with the concelebration of protosyncellos Tihon, head of the monastery of the Protection of the Most Holy Mother of God in Mrzenica, protopresbyter-staurophor Ljubivoje Radovic and protodeacon Andrije Jelic, served the festal Vigil service in the church of Saint John the Baptist on Bagdala.

Holy Liturgies in the Orthodox Archdiocese of Ohrid

Holy Liturgies in the Orthodox Archdiocese of Ohrid
Holy Liturgies in the Orthodox Archdiocese of Ohrid
Holy Liturgies in the Orthodox Archdiocese of Ohrid
Holy Liturgies in the Orthodox Archdiocese of Ohrid

Hierarchal Liturgies officiated in monastery of Saint John Chrysostom in Bitola and the side chapel of Saint Nicholas in Stip

On the feast-day of Saint Nicholas of Myra, the Wonderworker, His Beatitude Jovan, Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje, served the Holy Liturgy at the stauropegic monastery of Saint John Chrysostom in Bitola.

Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate - 21 December 2015

Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate - 21 December 2015
Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate - 21 December 2015
Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate - 21 December 2015
Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate - 21 December 2015

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received President of the Circle of Serbian Sisters Mrs. Mila Viktorovic with associates at the Serbian Patriarchate on 21 December 2015.

The same day, His Holiness received Mrs. Margita Lalic Terzic, former Consul of the Republic of Serbia in Pretoria (South African Republic), as well as representatives of Radio Television of Serbia and the Publishing company Prometej.

Annual Meeting of the Central Council held at Chicago

The Central Church Council of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America held its annual meeting on Friday, December 11, 2015 at Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Cathedral in Chicago and continued the following day with the Holy Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at St. Sava Monastery in Libertyville, on the feast of St. Mardarije of Libertyville and America and Canada.

This was the first Divine Liturgy in which the first Bishop of America and Canada, Mardarije, was commemorated after being added to the list of Saints at the regular meeting of the Holy Assembly of Bishops held in May.