Liturgy on the second day was followed by taking of the official sabor photos
Metropolitan Christopher thanked God that our Assemblies have put greater emphasis on learning and deepening ourselves in the Faith, both in our presentations of committee work and in our speakers. He especially commended the young participants in the St. Nikolai of Zica Oratorical Festival, who edified us with their thoughts on Christian life.
Triennial Church Assembly (Sabor) of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America began on Tuesday,
August 11, 2009 at St. George Church in Canton, Ohio with the Divine Liturgy. A good
number of clergy and delegates began their work with receiving the Holy
Eucharist. The Invocation of Holy Spirit was then served by His Grace
Bishop Dr. Mitrophan.
Triennial Church Assembly (Sabor) of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America is set to begin on August
11, 2009 at
St. George Serbian Orthodox Church in Canton, Ohio. The Assembly brings together the
hierarchs, clergy, congregation board presidents and congregation delegates
from all five dioceses of the Serbian Orthodox Church in America.
This year our Diocese will hold its 13th Annual Diocesan Days on Labor Day weekend, September 4 through September 6, in Jackson, California. We take this opportunity to invite you to support this very important and uplifting event by coming and participating in all the Church Services, workshops and other planned activites. We encourage you to come and spend time with family and friends and enjoy a weekend of delicous food and entertainment. Information regarding the schedule of events will be available soon!
His Eminence Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral and His Grace Bishop Jovan of Shumadija served yesterday, on August 11, 2009, at the church at Bukovica in Arandjelovac, the funeral service for the reposed academician Slobodan Danko Popovic. The hierarchs served with the concelebration of twenty priests and seven deacons. Their Highnesses Prince Vladimir and Princess Brigita attended the funeral service as well as many academicians, politicians, representatives of cultural and art life of Serbia.