Saint Sebastian and Mardarije institute – Day One

Church of Serbia - 19/2/17 Clergy and faithful filled the St. George Serbian Church in San Diego, the host church of the 3rd Annual Sts. Sebastian and Mardarije Orthodox Institute, for the morning Orthos service on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, the feast day of the Holy Martyr Tryhon of Phrygia. Orthros was served by Hieromonk Fr. Platon ...

The feast of the Meeting of our Lord solemnly celebrated in Novi Sad

Church of Serbia - 19/2/17 On Wednesday, 15 February 2017, on the feast-day of the Meeting of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ in the Temple, His Eminence Metropolitan Porfirije of Zagreb-Ljubljana officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the Cathedral church of Greatmartyr St. George in Novi Sad. His Eminence was concelebrated by Bishop Irinej of Novi Sad ...

The Meeting of the Lord – Statehood Day of Serbia at Orasac

Church of Serbia - 19/2/17 The feast-day of the Meeting of the Lord and Statehood Day of the Republic of Serbia was traditionally celebrated at Orasac, near Arandjelovac. On this day 213 years ago the First Serbian Uprising began at Maricevica Gully at Orasac. The celebration of the feast-day of the Meeting of the Lord and Statehood ...

Catholic Church Relies on ‘Secrecy and Resistance’ to Scare Sex Abuse Victims

Sputniknews - 19/2/17 Australia's Catholic Church paid out $213 million to victims of sexual abuse by priests between 1980 and 2015, it has been revealed - although a lawyer investigating Catholic sexual abuse has told Sputnik the true compensation bill will be considerably higher, given the number of victims who have failed to come forward. On average, ...