The Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God at Rakovica Monastery

Church of Serbia - 2/9/2020 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the monastery of Rakovica on August 28, 2020, on the feast of the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God. The Patriarch was concelebrated by the local clergy. The service was attended prayerfully by His Royal Highnesses Prince Filip Karadjordjevic ...

The Beginning of the School Year at the Seminary of Foca

Church of Serbia - 2/9/2020 His Eminence Metropolitan Hrizostom of Dabar-Bosnia celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of Sts. Basil of Ostrog and Peter of Cetinje at the Theological Seminary of Saint Peter of Dabar-Bosnia in Foca on 31 August 2020. The Hierarch was concelebrated by protopresbyter Aleksandar Vidakovic, protopriest Ljubomir Prijovic, acting rector of ...

Serbian Information and Cultural Center “St. Sava” Consecrated in Pljevlja

Church of Serbia - 2/9/2020 On the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God, August 28, 2020, His Grace Atanasije, Bishop of Mileseva, together with the clergy of the deanery of Pljevlja, consecrated the premises of the Serbian Information and Cultural Center St. Sava in Pljevlja. The premises of this Center were provided by the Serbian ...

HIS BEATITUDE THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM OFFERS THE MEDAL OF THE SACRED EDICULE TO THE CONSUL GENERAL OF GREECE IN JERUSALEM

Jerusalem Patriarchate  - 2/9/2020 On Monday, August 18/31, 2020, His Beatitude our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos received the Consul General of Greece in Jerusalem, His Excellency Mr. Christos Sophianopoulos on his retirement from his position after four years of service. At this meeting, Mr. Sophianopoulos thanked His Beatitude for His co-operation, the information He provided ...

THE FEAST OF THE DORMITION OF THEOTOKOS AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

Jerusalem Patriarchate - 2/9/2020 On Friday, August 15/28, 2020, the Patriarchate celebrated the Feast of the Dormition of the Mother of God. This Feast was celebrated at the Shrine of the Dormition in Gethsemane where the Tomb of Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary lies, which was built by St. Helen in 326 A.D. and from the Sovereigns ...

2019 Report – Diaconia Mission offered 426.000-Euro Family Support in the Republic of Moldova

Basilica News Agency - Ștefana Totorcea - 2/9/2020 The “Diaconia” Social Mission of the Metropolis of Bessarabia published its activity report on year 2019: the organization, which is the social arm of the Metropolis, has raised 426,000 Euros, which was redistributed as complex services of support and material donations to families, orphans and parishes. Metropolitan Petru writes in ...

METROPOLITAN HILARION ISSUES STATEMENT IN CONNECTION WITH TURMOIL IN BELARUS

The Eastern American Dioscese - ROCOR - 2/9/2020 Having observed with grief and great concern the political upheavals in the Republic of Belarus, we ask that the faithful of the Russian Church Abroad strengthen their prayers for peace and the restoration of lawfulness among our brothers and sisters in that country. Rectors of the parishes and monasteries ...