Feast-Day of Saint Basil the Great in Szeged

Feast-Day of Saint Basil the Great in Szeged
Feast-Day of Saint Basil the Great in Szeged
Feast-Day of Saint Basil the Great in Szeged
Feast-Day of Saint Basil the Great in Szeged

Orthodox faithful in Szeged, Hungary, thanked the Lord for His philanthropy

On 14 January 2019, when our holy Church prayerfully remembers Saint Basil the Great, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in Szeged was served by Bishop Lukijan of Buda and Administrator of Temisoara, and Bishop Silouan of the Romanian Orthodox Diocese for Hungary with the concelebration of Serbian, Romanian and Russian clergy.

At the end of the holy Liturgy Their Graces Hierarchs celebrated thanksgiving service for the last year and the service of supplications for the forthcoming New Year marked according to the Julian calendar.

The Serbian church in Szeged is dedicated to the feast-day of the Translation of the Relics of Saint Nicholas, and it was built from 1773 until 1778.  Sharing brotherly love, the Serbian Diocese of Buda  granted to the local Romanian Church community usage of the Szeged church, where according to an agreement with a local parish priest services were held also in Romanian until 2017, when a new Romanian chapel was consecrated in Szeged. The Romanian Consul in Szeged Tudor Adrian also attended the Holy Liturgy in Szeged.

Serbian Patriarch receives Ambassador of Ukraine

Serbian Patriarch receives Ambassador of Ukraine
Serbian Patriarch receives Ambassador of Ukraine
Serbian Patriarch receives Ambassador of Ukraine
Serbian Patriarch receives Ambassador of Ukraine

His Excellency Serbian Patriarch received His Excellency Oleksandr Aleksandrovich, Ambassador of Ukraine to the Republic of Serbia at the Serbian Patriarchate on 15 January 2019. 

Serbian Patriarch receives Serbian Ambassador to South African Republic

Serbian Patriarch receives Serbian Ambassador to South African Republic
Serbian Patriarch receives Serbian Ambassador to South African Republic
Serbian Patriarch receives Serbian Ambassador to South African Republic
Serbian Patriarch receives Serbian Ambassador to South African Republic

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received His Excellency Goran Vujicic, Ambassador of Serbia to South African Republic at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade. 

New Year's Concert of Cathedral Church

New Year's Concert of Cathedral Church
New Year's Concert of Cathedral Church
New Year's Concert of Cathedral Church
New Year's Concert of Cathedral Church

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch attended the traditional New Year's concert of the Cathedral church in the National Theatre in Belgrade. (phоto gallery).

Christmas Eve in New York

Christmas Eve in New York
Christmas Eve in New York
Christmas Eve in New York
Christmas Eve in New York

His Grace Bishop Irinej of Eastern America presided over the Christmas Eve vigil and blessing of the yule log (Badnjak), on January 6, 2019, with the faithful of our New York Cathedral community at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation in New York.

Concelebrating with His Grace were Protopresbyter-Stavrophor, Dr. Zivojin Jakovljevic, Dean of the Cathedral of St. Sava, Protopresbyter Aleksa Micich, Protodeacons Milos Zdralic and Dr. Jovan Anicic.  During the festal vigil service the choir responded, enthusiastically.

St. Sava Academy in New Gracanica

St. Sava Serbian Orthodox School of Theology welcome you to New Gracanica Monastery on Saturday, February 2nd at 5 o'clock with a Vespers at the begining, following dinner and academic program.

Vladika Stefan consecrated the Elementary school "Djura Danicic”

Vladika Stefan consecrated the Elementary school "Djura Danicic”
Vladika Stefan consecrated the Elementary school "Djura Danicic”
Vladika Stefan consecrated the Elementary school "Djura Danicic”
Vladika Stefan consecrated the Elementary school "Djura Danicic”

His Grace Bishop Stefan of Remesiana,  Vicar of the Serbian Patriarch, consecrated premises of the Elementary school “Djura Danicic” in Belgrade’s district Brace Jerkovic.

Among those who concelebrated there were: protopresbyter-staurophors BrankoTopalovic, and Uni-Professor Dr. Dragomir Sando, archpriest Dragan Pavlovic, presbyters Milan Maric and Vuk Matijasevic, protodeacon Stevan Rapajic and deacons Sasa Glisic and Nemanja Ristic.