Slava Celebration in Monroeville

Slava Celebration in Monroeville
Slava Celebration in Monroeville
Slava Celebration in Monroeville
Slava Celebration in Monroeville

This past Sunday St. Nicholas in Monroeville, PA celebrated their parish Slava one day before the Transfer of the Relics of St. Nicholas. Honored Kumovi this year were the deserving Steven and Patricia Popovich (and daughter Natalia and husband Leo). Very Rev. Father George Veselinovich led the congregation around the church for Gospel readings and prayers at each point of the cross. Before the banquet our Kumovi helped Father George turn the Slavski Kolach (baked by Natalia) in the church.

The Serbian Patriarch received the Greek Minister of Defense

The Serbian Patriarch received the Greek Minister of Defense
The Serbian Patriarch received the Greek Minister of Defense
The Serbian Patriarch received the Greek Minister of Defense
The Serbian Patriarch received the Greek Minister of Defense

His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received Mr. Panos Kammenos, Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Greece, at the Serbian Patriarchate Palace in Belgrade on 24 May 2017.

The Honorable Minister expressed his gratitude to the Primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church for a gift as well as for the warm and friendly reception during which they discussed various aspects of life of people both in Serbia and Greece and some topics of general interest. The Serbian Patriarch Irinej thanked the distinguished guest for the visit and the delivered gift, wishing him abundant blessings from the Lord and a full success in his future work.

The Serbian Patriarch received the Director of the World Jewish Congress

The Serbian Patriarch received the Director of the World Jewish Congress
The Serbian Patriarch received the Director of the World Jewish Congress
The Serbian Patriarch received the Director of the World Jewish Congress
The Serbian Patriarch received the Director of the World Jewish Congress

His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received Mr. Robert Singer, executive director of the World Jewish Congress, at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 23 May 2017.

Mr. Singer expressed his gratitude to the Primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church for the warm and friendly reception during which they discussed various aspects of life and the problems faced by the peoples in Serbia, the Middle East and in Europe. The Serbian Patriarch Irinej thanked the distinguished guest for the visit and respect for the Serbian people, wishing him divine blessings in his future activities.

Orthodox Christian Fellowship experience at Waynesburg University

The Orthodox Christian Fellowship experience at Waynesburg University in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania was strengthened during the recently completed academic year. John Thompson, Dr. Ezekiel Olagoke and Dr. Richard Romanos Pierce from the faculty and staff of Waynesburg University were active with students throughout year.

Нада у заједништво и људску доброту

Нада у заједништво и људску доброту
Нада у заједништво и људску доброту
Нада у заједништво и људску доброту
Нада у заједништво и људску доброту

His Grace Bishop Irinej of Eastern America, at the gala in the National Theater in Belgrade on May 18, 2017, received the prestigious award of the Anna and Vlade Divac Foundation for the furtherance of philanthropy in Serbia.

This award is presented for exceptional endeavors and contributions to the improvement of living conditions for the most imperiled of our fellow citizens, as well as those who are refugees and displaced, those victimized by flooding, as well as for all who are destitute in any way.