Serbian Patriarch Irinej celebrates its Patron Saint-day

Serbian Patriarch Irinej celebrates its Patron Saint-day
Serbian Patriarch Irinej celebrates its Patron Saint-day
Serbian Patriarch Irinej celebrates its Patron Saint-day
Serbian Patriarch Irinej celebrates its Patron Saint-day

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated on April 4th, 2015, on Lazarus Saturday, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the concelebration of Their Graces Bishop Lavrentije of Sabac, Atanasije of Bihac-Petrovac and Arsenije of Toplica at the Cathedral church in Belgrade.

The Eucharistic gathering was especially solemn, since St. Lazarus Saturday is Patron Saint-day of His Holiness. On this occasion many priests of the Serbian Orthodox Church concelebrated.

Saint Petersburg Deanery Annual Meeting

Saint Petersburg Deanery Annual Meeting
Saint Petersburg Deanery Annual Meeting
Saint Petersburg Deanery Annual Meeting
Saint Petersburg Deanery Annual Meeting

The annual meeting for the St. Petersburg Deanery was held Thursday March 19 through Saturday March 20, 2015. This meeting consists of the parishes in the Deanery giving their reports for their church and Sunday school activities from the past year. This is an annual meeting that travels to different parishes every year.

Washington-New York Deanery Christian Education meeting

On Friday, March 28th, the annual Washington-New York Deanery Christian Education meeting was held at St Sava Cathedral in Manhatten. Immediately following Hierarchical Divine Liturgy, participating educators and clergy gathered for a wonderful presentaiton by Rev Christopher Rocknage of St Nicholas in Steelton, PA.

In addition to clergy and educators from the Washington-New York Deanery, His Grace Bishop Dr Mitrophan and V Rev Rodney Torbic, the dicoesan coordinator for Christian education, were in attendance.

Saint George church in Elizabeth hosts akathist to the Mother of God

Saint George church in Elizabeth hosts akathist to the Mother of God
Saint George church in Elizabeth hosts akathist to the Mother of God
Saint George church in Elizabeth hosts akathist to the Mother of God
Saint George church in Elizabeth hosts akathist to the Mother of God

His Grace Bishop Dr. Mitrophan came to St. George Serbian Orthodox Church in Elizabeth, New Jersey for the beautiful and inspiring Akathist to the Mother of God served on Friday evening during the Fifth Week of Great Lent.

Bishop from Russia serves in Saint Sava Cathedral

Bishop from Russia serves in Saint Sava Cathedral
Bishop from Russia serves in Saint Sava Cathedral
Bishop from Russia serves in Saint Sava Cathedral
Bishop from Russia serves in Saint Sava Cathedral

His Grace Bishop Augustin Anisimov of Gorodec and Vetlug served yesterday, on the feast day of Holy Forty Martyrs of Sebaste, among our people known as the Youth's Day, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the side chapel of Saint Sava Cathedral on Vracar.