News From Parish of Saint Thomas in Johannesburg

News From Parish of Saint Thomas in Johannesburg
News From Parish of Saint Thomas in Johannesburg
News From Parish of Saint Thomas in Johannesburg
News From Parish of Saint Thomas in Johannesburg

 

With the blessing of His Holiness Kyr Irinej, Serbian Patriarch and His Holiness Kyr Theodor, Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa, His Grace George, Bishop of Canada and His Eminence Damaskinos, Archbishop of Johannesburg and Pretoria, concelebrated the Divine Liturgy at the church of St. Apostle Thomas in Johannesburg, on 21 (8) October 2012, on the occasion of the Patron Saint-day of the church.

Patron Saint-day of Saint Luke's Church on Kosutnjak

On the occasion of the church Patron Saint-day (slava) His Holiness Kyr Irinej, Serbian Patriarch celebrated yesterday, on October 31, 2012, the Divine Liturgy at the church of Holy Apostle and Evangelist Luke on Kosutnjak. The clergy of this church along with clergy of other Belgrade churches concelebrated.

Centennial of Liberation of Gnjilane from Turkish rule

Centennial of Liberation of Gnjilane from Turkish rule
Centennial of Liberation of Gnjilane from Turkish rule
Centennial of Liberation of Gnjilane from Turkish rule
Centennial of Liberation of Gnjilane from Turkish rule

 

Regarding the centennial of the liberation of the Turkish rule His Grace Teodosije, Bishop of Raska-Prizren served on October 24th, 2012 , the Divine Liturgy in the church of Saint Nicholas in Gnjilane with the concelebration of the clergy of the Episcopal Deanery of Gnjilane. Following the Holy Liturgy the Bishop performed the requiem for the General Bozidar Jankovic and the Serbian liberators died in the Balkan Wars. On this occasion the Bishop urged the faithful of Pomoravlje and all Kosovo and Metohija not to sell their estates and houses for which Serbian liberators gave their lives.

Church of Saint Marina consecrated in Skorica

Church of Saint Marina consecrated in Skorica
Church of Saint Marina consecrated in Skorica
Church of Saint Marina consecrated in Skorica
Church of Saint Marina consecrated in Skorica

 

On Sunday, October 28th, 2012, Kyr David, Bishop of Krusevac visited a village of Skorica near Razanj and consecrated a newly built church of Saint Marina. The Holy Liturgy was celebrated and the clergy of the Diocese of Krusevac concelebrated. On this occasion Bishop David presented orders of merit to Mr. Velimir Ilic - Minister of Construction and Urbanism, Mr. Dobrica Stojkovic – the president of the Municipality of Razanj and Mr. Sasa Milosavljevic – Deputy President of the Municipality of Razanj, as well. 

Receptions at Patriarchate - October, 26-29, 2012

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch met with His Excellency Erwin Hofer, the Swiss Ambassador to Serbia, at the Serbian Patriarchate on October 26, 2012. This was the Ambassador’s farewell visit, before he goes to assume new assignment in Libya.