The Centennial Anniversary of the “Day of Prayer for Serbia” in Washington

Church of Serbia - Eastern America Diocese - 19/7/18 Under the spiritual patronage of the Bishop of Eastern American, His Grace Irinej, the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America is organizing a multi-day celebration of these significant events in Washington DC. On July 28, 1918 the government of Woodrow Wilson, the President of the United States ...

Proclamation of Very Venerable Archimandrite Stefan as Bishop of Remesiana

Church of Serbia - 19/6/18 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, performed the solemn rite of proclamation of Bishop Electus of Remesiana, Archimandrite Stefan, Principal  of the Saint Sava Cathedral in Belgrade, in the Cathedral church of Saint Michael the Archangel in Belgrade, on 16 June 2018. Beside the Primate of the holy Serbian Church, Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of ...

Assyrian Flag Acknowledged By Australian City Council

From left, front: council member Charbel Saliba, Mayor Frank Carbone, council member Ninos Khoshaba. Back: council member Paul Azzo and council member Andrew Rohan. ( AINA)

AINA - May 2017 Fairfield, Australia (AINA) -- The Fairfield city council unanimously passed a motion yesterday acknowledging the cultural symbols of the various immigrant communities in Fairfield, and to allow their use on special occasions. Among the symbols was the Assyrian flag. Before the vote the motion was amended to direct the council to write ...

Meeting of the Council of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church for North and South America

Church of Serbia - 13/12/16 His Eminence Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro Amfilohije, escorted by His Grace Bishop Kiril of Dioclea, arrived in Chicago on 7 December 2016. The dignitaries were welcomed by His Grace Bishop Longin of New Gracanica-Midwestern America at the airport. The next day, on 8 December 2016, Metropolitan Amfilohije and Bishop ...

November 20 designated IOCC’s “Day of Sharing” Sunday

OCA- BALTIMORE, MD [IOCC] - 31/10/16 Each year, the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of Americadesignates the Sunday before US Thanksgiving Day as “IOCC Sunday.”  This year’s commemoration falls on Sunday, November 20. International Orthodox Christian Charities, the official humanitarian aid agency of the Assembly of Bishops, is supported by generous donations from ...

Enthronement homily of Bishop Irinej of Eastern America

Church of Serbia - 11/10/16 In the Name of The Father and of the Son and of The Holy Spirit! Your Eminences, Your Graces Most Esteemed brother hierarchs and archpastors, Representatives of our Holy and exceedingly beloved sister Orthodox Churches and of our own Holy Serbian Orthodox Church, Your Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess ...

Enthronement of Bishop Irinej of Eastern America

Church of Serbia - October 2016 Enthronement homily of Bishop Irinej of Eastern America 01 October 2016, Holy Trinity Cathedral, Pittsburgh In the name of The Father and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit! Your Eminences, Your Graces - most esteemed brother Hierarchs and Archpastors, representatives of our Holy and exceedingly beloved sister Orthodox Churches and of ...

Resurrection Cathedral in the South American Diocesan Cathedral Celebrates its Feast Day

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - May 2016 On May 8, 2016, Thomas Sunday, His Grace Bishop John of Caracas and South America officiated at the feast day celebrations of Resurrection Cathedral in Buenos Aires, Argentina, along with His Grace Bishop Leonid of Argentina and ...

Annual Meeting of the Central Council held at Chicago

Church of Serbia - December 2015 The Central Church Council of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America held its annual meeting on Friday, December 11, 2015 at Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Cathedral in Chicago and continued the following day with the Holy Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at St. Sava Monastery in Libertyville, on the ...

The Mid-American Diocese Celebrates the Great Consecration of the Church of SS Sergius and German of Valaam

ROCOR- November 2015 The patronal feast of SS Sergius and German of Valaam, in Houghton, Michigan was a very special celebration this year. Not only was it the 20th anniversary of the founding of the parish, it was also the day of the Great consecration of this temple. His Grace Bishop Peter presided over the Great Consecration ...

Canonization of Sts. Mardarije and Sebastian – SAVE THE DATE

Church of Serbia - Western America Diocese - August 2015 THE CANONIZATION OF STS. MARDARIJE AND SEBASTIAN Save the Date! BISHOP'S ANNOUNCEMENT SEPTEMBER 4, 5, 6, 2015! LABOR DAY WEEKEND 19th Annual Diocesan Days Gathering The Western American Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America PRESENTS A Most Unique Event Celebrating the New American Saints Commemorating the lives of  Saints Mardarije and Sebastian, Enlighteners and ...

Canonization of Sts. Mardarije and Sebastian to be held in September 2015

Church of Serbia - USA - July 2015 THE CANONIZATION OF STS. MARDARIJE AND SEBASTIAN Save the Date! BISHOP'S ANNOUNCEMENT SEPTEMBER 4, 5, 6, 2015! LABOR DAY WEEKEND 19th Annual Diocesan Days Gathering The Western American Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America PRESENTS A Most Unique Event Celebrating the New American Saints Commemorating the lives of  Saints Mardarije and Sebastian, Enlighteners and Apostles ...

Epistle on the 81st anniversary of the 1932-33 Famine-Genocide in Ukraine

January 2015 CONSISTORY OF THE UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH OF THE USA OFFICE OF PUBLIC REATIONS PRESS RELEASE Epistle of the Permanent Conference of Ukrainian Orthodox Bishops Beyond the Borders of Ukraine оn the 81st anniversary of the 1932-33 Famine-Genocide in Ukraine To the beloved clergy and faithful of the Ukrainian Orthodox Churches beyond the borders of Ukraine in North ...

Gathering of the clergy of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America

October 2014 On the eve of the great feast day of the Protection of the Most Holy Mother of God, on October 13th of this year, at the St. Sava Monastery in Libertyville, Illinois, the Clergy Brotherhood of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America held its meeting. The brotherly assembly began with prayer, ...

The Life of Venerable Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher

March 2014 On February 26th (February 13th according to Julian calendar) we commemorate: The Venerable Simeon (Myrrh-Gusher), from whose relics flowed myrrh – Chrism Stefan Nemanja, the great ruler (Great Zupan) of the Serbian people, the consolidator of Serbian lands, creator of the independent Serbian state, defender of Orthodoxy and exterminator of heresy. At first, he ...

Chicago: Meeting of Central Council of the Serbian Orthodox Church for North and South America

December 2013 The Central Council of the Serbian Orthodox Church for North and South America meets in Chicago. At the  liturgical gathering at the Cathedral church of the Resurrection of Christ  the monastic name day of Metropolitan Amfilohije was also remembered. His Eminence Amfilohije, Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral as well as ...

3 candidates favoured for Coptic papal position: MENA

Egyptian Bishops in front of Pope Shenouda III's coffin in his funeral "Photo:Reuters"

MENA 27/4/2012 The Egyptian Orthodox Church of Alexandria began receiving endorsements for the vacant position of pope on Friday from Bishops and the general congregation council. Judge Edward Ghaleb, a member of the Church's general congregation council and candidacy committee told MENA that the committee was examining the endorsements in order to prepare a primary list of candidates ...

Metropolitan Amfilohije served in Machagai in the Argentinian province of Chaco

16/11/2011 His Eminence Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral Amfilohije, the administrator of the newly-formed Diocese of Buenos Aires and South America of the Serbian Patriarchate, served on Sunday, November 13, 2011 the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of St. Nicholai in Machagai in the Argentinian province of Chaco, with the ...

Episcopal Assembly of South America

The Polish Orthodox Church Michał Kalina 06.11.2011 A second Episcopal Assembly of South America was held on 2-4 October in Buenos Aires, during which the bishops of the continent discussed issues relevant to the Orthodox Church in the region. The meeting was attended by a hierarch of the Polish Autocephalous Orthodox Church, Archbishop Chrysostomos of Rio ...

Holy Synod session held at the Patriarchate of Georgia.

The session was chaired by His Holiness and Beatitude Catholicos Patriarch of All Georgia Ilia II. The session speaker was Metropolitan Nikoloz (Pachuashvili) of Akhalkalaki and Kumurdo Eparchy.The session was not attended by Metropolitan Athanase (Chakhvashvili) of Rustavi and Marneuli Eparchy, Metropolitan Gerasime (Sharashenidze) of Zugdidi and Tsaishi Eparchy, Archbishop Zosime (Shioshvili) of Tsilkani and ...