Remembrance Day of the killed and expelled Serbs

On the occasion of The Remembrance Day of the killed and expelled Serbs in the military action “Storm” in Croatia 1995, in all churches of the Serbian Orthodox Church the memorial service for the victims will be served on July 5th, 2017 beginning at 11 am. The same day bells of all churches and monasteries of the Serbian Orthodox Church will rang at 12 am.

Patronal feast of Holy Prophet Elijah church in Mirijevo

 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the church of Holy Prophet Elijah in Mirijevo on 2 August 2017 ( phоto gallery).

His Holiness was concelebrated by local priests. 

Serbian martyrs of Velić and Gornepolima liturgically canonized

Serbian martyrs of Velić and Gornepolima liturgically canonized
Serbian martyrs of Velić and Gornepolima liturgically canonized
Serbian martyrs of Velić and Gornepolima liturgically canonized
Serbian martyrs of Velić and Gornepolima liturgically canonized

The Serbian Orthodox Church celebrated the official liturgical glorification of the Velić and Gornepolima martyrs on Friday, July 28, the 73rd anniversary of the Velić genocide, reports the site of the Serbian Orthodox Church. The martyrs were added to the calendar of saints at the recent May 14-24 session of the Holy Synod of the Serbian Orthodox Church.

Pilgrimage to The Holy Protection Monastery

Pilgrimage to The Holy Protection Monastery
Pilgrimage to The Holy Protection Monastery
Pilgrimage to The Holy Protection Monastery
Pilgrimage to The Holy Protection Monastery

On Saturday July 29 th a group of faithful from St. Nicholas Serbian Orthodox Church in Elkins Park, PA., made a pilgrimage to The Holy Protection Greek Orthodox Monastery located in the beautiful Pocono mountain region of Eastern PA. Founded by the well-known Elder Ephraim from Mt. Athos in 1993 on a site that was formerly the Whitehaven Sanitorium for Tuberculosis, this beautiful Monastery (part of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Pittsburgh) was completed in 2006. The beautiful handiwork of the sisters: writing icons, making candles, baking, and sewing supports this monastery, as do the donations of Orthodox Christians pilgrims and faithful.

3rd annual Serbian Festival in North Canton

3rd annual Serbian Festival in North Canton
3rd annual Serbian Festival in North Canton
3rd annual Serbian Festival in North Canton
3rd annual Serbian Festival in North Canton

On Saturday, July 15th, the St. George Serbian Orthodox Church community held their third-annual Serbian Festival, “SerbFest”.