Alhambra Parish Hosts Fifth Annual Sts. Sebastian & Mardarije Orthodox Institute

Church of Serbia - 1/3/19 “For I desire mercy and not sacrifice, and the knowledge of God more than burnt offerings” (Hosea 6:6) are the prophetic words which come to mind as clergy slowly began to arrive for the beginning of the 5th annual Sts. Sebastian and Mardardije Institute on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, the feast ...

Patron Saint-day of Serbian Patriarchate Chapel of Saint Simeon of Myrrh-Gusher

Church of Serbia - 27/2/19 The Patron Saint-day of the chapel of Saint Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher in the Serbian Patriarchate, Belgrade, was celebrated on 26 February 2019 with the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy officiated by His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej in the prayerful presence of Their Graces Bishops Lavrentije of Sabac and Metodije of Dioclea. The choir of ...

Venerable Simeon the New Theologian

Church of Serbia - 26/3/18 Saint Simeon the New Theologian was born in the year 949 in the city of Galatea (Paphlagonia), and he was educated at Constantinople. His father prepared him for a career at court, and for a certain while the youth occupied a high position at the imperial court. When he was fourteen, ...

Saint Simeon’s Assembly held in Podgorica – Montenegro

Church of Serbia - 25/1/15 Metropolitanate of Montenegro and the Littoral observed the traditional Saint Simeon’s Assembly in the capital of Montenegro Podgorica, which is organized annually in honour and to the glory of the progenitor of the holy Nemanjics dynasty, Stephen Nemanja, later Saint Simeon the Mirrh-Gusher. The Divine service at the Cathedral church of Resurrection ...

Patron Saint-day of the side-chapel of Saint Simeon the Myrrh-Gushe

Church of Serbia On the occasion of the Patron Saint-day of the church, on 22 February 2015, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated  the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Patriarchal chapel of Saint Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher in Belgrade.  The Patriarch was concelebrated by protopresbyter-stavrophors Stojadin Pavlovic, Professor Dr. Dragan Protic and Miroslav Milenkovic; presbyters Panagiotis Karatasios, Jovan Petrovic, ...

Venerable Simeon the Myrrhgusher and Prince of Serbia – Stephen Nemanya

23/2/15 Saint Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher, King of Serbia Stephen Nemanya was the Great Zhupan of Serbia, and lived during the twelfth century. The saint toiled much for his fatherland: he united a large portion of the Serbian lands, and strove for the political independence of his country from the Byzantine Empire. In his zeal for the ...

In honour and glory of Saint Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher

October 2014 The International scientific seminar Ruler, monk and saint Stephen Nemanja – Venerable Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher and the Serbian history and culture began  on the 22nd October 2014, with the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Patriarchate’s chapel. His Holiness Irinenaeus, Serbian Patriarch officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Patriarchate’s chapel of Saint Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher ...

Тhe Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church to be convened

5/2/14 Marking the 900th anniversary of the nativity of Saint Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher, this annual Assembly of Bishops will begin with the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral church of Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God at the Studenica Monastery on 14 May 2014 at 8.30 a.m. While the solemn rite of the Invocation of the ...

Saint Simeon’s Assembly in Podgorica

Church of Serbia- March 2014 The Saint Simeon’s Assembly began with the consecration of the baptistery in the pyrgos of Saint Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher and the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral church of the Resurrection of Christ in Podgorica on Saturday, March 1st. The assembly was held under the sign of the great jubilee – ...

Stefan Nemanja – Saint Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher (1113-2013)

14/1/14 At the National Museum in Belgrade on January 11th, 2014 the solemn academy on the occasion of the nine centuries of the birth of Stefan Nemanja began with the hymn Lord, Give Us Justice and the prayer Our Father. An author of the program entitled  “The Vertical of Victory” on the occasion of the nine centuries ...

Celebration of Venerable Saint Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher in Hilandar

5/3/13 At Hilandar the feast day of Saint Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher was solemnly celebrated at Hilandar coincides with marking the nine centuries of his birth. Along with the feast of The Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple, Saint Sava and icon of the Three-Handed Theotokos, the feast of Saint Simeon is the part ...