Archbishop Jovan serves at the Saint Sava Cathedral

Archbishop Jovan serves at the Saint Sava Cathedral
Archbishop Jovan serves at the Saint Sava Cathedral
Archbishop Jovan serves at the Saint Sava Cathedral
Archbishop Jovan serves at the Saint Sava Cathedral

With the blessing of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, His Beatitude Archbishop Jovan of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Memorial-Cathedral of Saint Sava on Vracar yesterday, on May 17th, 2015.

Their Graces Bishops Atanasije of Bihac-Petrovac, retired Atanasije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina, Marko of Bregalnica and David of Stobi concelebrated with the Archbishop.

The Holy Assembly of Bishops began its work

This year’s work of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church began on Thursday, May 14, 2015 with the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral church of Saint Archangel Michael in Belgrade.

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated at the Divine Liturgy with the concelebration of many bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church. Following the Holy Liturgy the rite of Invocation of the Holy Spirit was served. With this service this year’s meeting of the Holy Assembly of Bishops began.

Patron Saint-day of Memorial Cathedral of Saint Sava in Belgrade

Patron Saint-day of Memorial Cathedral of Saint Sava in Belgrade
Patron Saint-day of Memorial Cathedral of Saint Sava in Belgrade
Patron Saint-day of Memorial Cathedral of Saint Sava in Belgrade
Patron Saint-day of Memorial Cathedral of Saint Sava in Belgrade

His Grace Bishop Arsenije of Toplica served the Vigil service on the eve of the feast day, on  Saturday, May 9th, 2015. On the feast-day itself His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the concelebration of Their Graces Bishops Irinej of Australia-New Zealand and Arsenije of Toplica, Vicar of Serbian Patriarch; with the priesthood of the Archbishopric of Belgrade-Karlovci and other dioceses.

Retired Bishop Atanasije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina attended the service, while Church choirs Saint Sava and Mokranjac sang responses.

10th Annual Youth Conference to be Held in Washington, D.C.

With the blessings of the Episcopal Council of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America, the Youth Ministry Committe is pleased to annouce the Tenth Annual Youth Conference to be held in Washington D.C. from Wednesday, June 24 through Sunday, June 28, 2015. The theme of this year's conference is "Orthodoxy's Under Attack: How Other Faiths Try to Challenge Your Own!"

For more information see here