St. Sava Celebrated in the Eastern Diocese

St. Sava Celebrated in the Eastern Diocese
St. Sava Celebrated in the Eastern Diocese
St. Sava Celebrated in the Eastern Diocese
St. Sava Celebrated in the Eastern Diocese

The feast of St. Sava, the first archbishop of Serbia, is celebrated festively in Serbian Churches worldwide. St. Sava, being the enlightener of the Serbian people is the patron Saint of Serbian schools and schoolchildren and each year our churches observe this great feast day in the Serbian church calendar with children's programs.

Patriarch Irinej visits National Library of Serbia

Patriarch Irinej visits National Library of Serbia
Patriarch Irinej visits National Library of Serbia
Patriarch Irinej visits National Library of Serbia
Patriarch Irinej visits National Library of Serbia

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch visited on 26 January 2013 the National Library of Serbia, where he cut the slava cake of the Saint Sava Society.

Historical day for Serbian people

Remains of King Peter II of Yugoslavia arrived yesterday to Fatherland. Memorial service celebrated by Serbian Patriarch Irinej. 

The casket of HM King Peter II of Yugoslavia arrived yesterday at Belgrade Airport Nikola Tesla. The grandson of King Peter II, HRH Prince Alexander (grandson) accompanied the casket on the King Peter II last flight home.

River Blessing in West Virginia

River Blessing in West Virginia

The annual river blessing of the Monongahela River took place in Fairmont, West Virginia on Saturday, January 19, the Feast of Theophany in the Holy Orthodox Church. The river blessing was conducted under the auspices of the Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox Church of Fairmont. Many thanks to Sonia Janson for creating the lovely ice cross for the service.  Father Rodney Torbic and the faithful from this Mission parish gather at the river each year for this service of Christian joy and renewal.

Source: Eastern American Diocese