The Order of Holy King Milutin to Mr. Mileta Radojevic

I will do my best to help the Diocese of Sumadija as well as the other dioceses of the Serbian Orthodox Church, which is the policy of the Government of the Republic of Serbia and the Ministry of Justice, said Dr. Mileta Radojevic, Director of the Office for Cooperation with Churches and Religious Communities, receiving the high Church decoration.

His Grace Bishop Jovan of Sumadija celebrated the Feast of the Renovation of the Church of St. George as his Patron saint in the Diocesan Residence in Kragujevac on 16 November 2018. On that occasion he handed in the Order of St. King Milutin to Mr. Mileta Radojevic, Director of the Office for Cooperation with Churches and Religious Communities at the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Serbia.

St. George, Patron Saint of Novi Sad, Serbian Athens

St. George, Patron Saint of Novi Sad, Serbian Athens
St. George, Patron Saint of Novi Sad, Serbian Athens
St. George, Patron Saint of Novi Sad, Serbian Athens
St. George, Patron Saint of Novi Sad, Serbian Athens

The Matica Srpska was awarded Order of St. Sava of  the first degree whereas Mr. Milos Vucevic, Mayor of Novi Sad; Igor Mirovic, President of the Provincial Government, and Djurdja Jaksic, Councilor of the City Assembly, were awarded the Order of Saint Simeon the Myrrh-gusher for a special contribution to the relations between Church and State.

The Patron saint of Novi Sad, the Serbian Athens - the renovation of the church of the Holy Great-Martyr George, was celebrated by the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy and a solemn academy.

Church of Saint Basil of Ostrog in the Banjica District of Belgrade consecrated

 The Serbian Patriarch officiated the rite of great consecration of the church of Saint Basil of Ostrog in Belgrade.

Following the consecration of the church, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was officiated during which His Holiness awarded the principal of the Banjica church, presbyter Milan Lazarevic, with a rank of archpriest evaluating his efforts relating to the completion of the church and a parish house.

St. George Church School congregation in Joliet marks 90 years

St. George Church School congregation in Joliet marks 90 years
St. George Church School congregation in Joliet marks 90 years
St. George Church School congregation in Joliet marks 90 years
St. George Church School congregation in Joliet marks 90 years

On Sunday, November 4, 2018 the St. George Serbian Orthodox Church in Joliet, Illionois celebrated their 90th anniversary.

The Holy Hierarchical Divine Liturgy was officiated by His Grace Bishop Longin of New Gracanica and Midwest America with the concelebration of the parish priest V. Rev. Stavrophor Aleksandar Bugarin, V. Rev. Stavrophor Savo Cakardic from the Sava parish in Joliet and Fr. Nikolaj Kostur of Holy Resurrection Cathedral in Chicago, Protodeacon Milovan Gogic and Deacn Nenad Jakovljevic.

Annual Benefit Luncheon at Liederkranz Foundation

Annual Benefit Luncheon at Liederkranz Foundation
Annual Benefit Luncheon at Liederkranz Foundation
Annual Benefit Luncheon at Liederkranz Foundation
Annual Benefit Luncheon at Liederkranz Foundation

Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine along with Lifeline New York, hosted the 8th Annual Benefit Luncheon at The Liederkranz Foundation in New York to raise funds for the medical equipment for children’s hospitals in Serbia. The guest of honour was Dr. Bojana Jankovic Weatherly, Lifeline New York Board member and a Serbian doctor who didn’t forget her homeland and who is helping Serbia together with HRH Crown Princess Katherine. Their Royal Highnesses were accompanied by TRH Prince Dimitri of Yugoslavia and Prince Dusan and Princess Valerie of Yugoslavia and were graced by the presence of His Grace the Right Reverend Irinej Bishop of Eastern America the Serbian Orthodox Church.