Patriarch Porfirije visited the Church of Saint Sava in New York

Published On: 25/01/2023

On 25 January 2023, His Holiness Serbian Patriarch kyr Porfirije visited the Church of Saint Sava in New York and on that occasion got acquainted with the work on the restoration of the church, which was severely damaged in a fire on the Feast of Resurrection in 2016.

His Holiness the Patriarch was accompanied by His Grace Bishop of Canada kyr Mitrofan, Protopresbyter-Stavrophoros Velibor Džomić and Protodeacon Dragan Radić.

In a conversation with Protopresbyter-Stavrophoros Živojin Jakovljević, the Dean of the Church; Mr. Veljko Dobrilović, President of the Church Board of New York; and Mr. Marko Jovanović, member of the Administrative Board; it was concluded that in the past six years a significant part of the work was done, but that there is still a great deal of work that requires greater efficiency and involvement in the restoration of the church of Saint Sava.