Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God – Patron Saint-day of the town of Pancevo

Church of Serbia - 1/9/19 This year citizens of Pancevo celebrated solemnly the Patron Saint-day (slava) of the church of the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God with the Holy Liturgy, a procession through the city and for the first time, breaking the slava cake in the Town Hall.  With the effort of the clergy ...

Former Patriarch Irenaios I of Jerusalem Returns Home (Greece)

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OCP News Service – 1/9/19 Jerusalem- Holy Land: Haaretz reports that Irenaios I – the former Patriarch of Jerusalem has returned to his home town in Greece. Unfortunately, the former Primate of the Jerusalem Church was involved in ‘land dealing’ controversy. He was ousted upon allegations and was confined to solitude living in a monks cell near ...