Parish News

7 Holy Maccabee Martyrs

The seven holy Maccabee martyrs, Abim, Antonius, Gurias, Eleazar, Eusebonus, Alimus and Marcellus, their mother, Solomonia, and their teacher, Eleazar, suffered for Christ in 166 under Syrian King Antiochus IV. The king loved pagan and Hellenistic customs, and held Jewish customs in contempt. He did everything possible to turn people from the Law of Moses […]

THE EIGHTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

Welcome, Baby Sofia! Today is a day for celebration! Father Nektarije is now an uncle to a beautiful and healthy baby girl, Sofia. A pizza lunch was served after liturgy to celebrate the occasion. Sofia was born on Thursday, August 4, 2022. Many blessings to our sister Milana, our new baby Sofia, and the entire […]

Lorain Serbians Dedicate New Church

On July 28, 1929, His Grace Bishop Mardarije Uskokovich, the first Serbian Orthodox Bishop to all America and Canada, consecrated the St. George Serbian Orthodox Church of Lorain, Ohio. Records as far back as 1925 show organization of the Serbian Orthodox Church community in Lorain and construction began in early August of 1927. Many of […]

Slava Celebration at Monastery New Marcha

Parishioners from St. George joined Father Nektarije at Monastery New Marcha in Richfield, Ohio for a Slava celebration for the feast of the Synaxis of the Archangel Gabriel, patron saint of the monastery church. Area clergy and faithful were led in the celebration of the Divine Liturgy by His Grace, Bishop Irinej, of the Serbian […]

Icon of the Mother of God “Of the Three Hands”

The Icon of the Mother of God, “Of the Three Hands”: In the eighth century during the time of the Iconoclasts, Saint John of Damascus (December 17) was zealous in his veneration of holy icons. Because of this, he was slandered by the emperor and iconoclast Leo III the Isaurian (717-740), who informed the Damascus […]

6th Sunday after Pentecost

Following Divine Liturgy today, an agape meal was provided by our parish board members in the church hall. Parishioners gathered to enjoy the wonderful meal at out annual picnic. Despite the warm weather, Father Nektarije danced the kolo and fun was had by all! Thank you to everyone for coming an a BIG thank you […]

Saints Peter and Paul

St. Peter traditionally is regarded as the leader of the Twelve Disciples of Jesus. He was intimately connected with the earthly life and ministry of our Lord, and after His death tried to preserve the spiritual legacy left by Jesus to him followers. In the course of his missionary journeys, Peter founded the Church in […]

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