Serbian Orthodox Church

Saint Sava’s Day in Vienna

Saint Sava’s Day in Vienna
Saint Sava’s Day in Vienna
Saint Sava’s Day in Vienna
Saint Sava’s Day in Vienna

Saint Sava, the common slava of all the Serbs, was celebrated prayerfully, solemnly and majestically in the capital of Austria. The children’s programme with recitals and gifts was appropriated on Saturday, 26 January, at churches of the Most Holy Mother of God and the Resurrection of Christ after the Achatist to Saint Sava was served.

Bishop of Niš receives guests from Greece

Bishop of Niš receives guests from Greece

Bishop Jovan of Niš met with a delegation of the city of Patras from Greece, which was led by protopresbyter-staurophor Ermylos. 

Source: Diocese of Niš

In Glory and Honour of Saint Athanasius the Great

In Glory and Honour of Saint Athanasius the Great
In Glory and Honour of Saint Athanasius the Great
In Glory and Honour of Saint Athanasius the Great
In Glory and Honour of Saint Athanasius the Great

His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno, Vicar to Serbian Patriarch, consecrated yesterday the crosses and bells, which were immediately placed on the newly built church, dedicated to Saint Athanasius the Great in Zemun’s suburb of Blue Horizons.

Feast Day of Saint Sava in Prizren

Feast Day of Saint Sava in Prizren
Feast Day of Saint Sava in Prizren
Feast Day of Saint Sava in Prizren
Feast Day of Saint Sava in Prizren

Saint Sava was solemnly celebrated in the imperial city of Prizren. Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren served the Holy Liturgy along with the clergy. Bishop Teodosije ordained the Venerable hieromonk Andrej of Decani to the rank of protosyngellos, who is also a professor at the Prizren Seminary. After the Liturgy students of the Prizren Seminary chanted the hymn to Saint Sava, and Milica- the only Serbian pupil in Prizren- recited a poem.

Feast day of Saint Athanasius the Great at the Ascension Church

His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno celebrated today the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Ascension church in Belgrade. Today's feast day of Saint Athanasius the Great is the name day of Bishop Atanasije. 

Saint Sava’s Day in Zagreb

Saint Sava’s Day in Zagreb
Saint Sava’s Day in Zagreb
Saint Sava’s Day in Zagreb
Saint Sava’s Day in Zagreb

On the feast of Saint Sava, on Sunday, 27 January 2013, Metropolitan Jovan of Zagreb-Ljubljana celebrated the Holy Hiearchal Liturgy in the chapel of Saint Sava at the Serbian Orthodox High School “ Kantakuzina Katarina Branković”.

The feast day of Saint Sava is celebrated as School Day and the slava of the pupils of the High school, who attended the Holy Liturgy along with their professors and the faithful. Among the people present at the Liturgy there were Mr. Stanimir Vukičević, Ambassador of Serbia, Mrs. Bosa Prodanović, First Adviser at the Serbian embassy in Zagreb and Mr. Nedeljko Tenjović, Secretary General of the President of Serbia, Mr. Tomislav Nikolić.

Forty-day Memorial Service for Bishop Hrizostom of Zica

On Saturday, 26 January 2013, on the feast of the Apodosis of Theophany, the forty day memorial  for Bishop Hrizostom of Zica of blessed repose was served at the monastery of Rujan. Bishop Jovan of Sumadia, Administrator of the Diocese of Zica, celebrated the Divine Liturgy along with Bishop David of Krusevac. Following the Divine Liturgy, there was a panikhida service, and later at the grave site a small memorial service.