Archive for January, 2014

Everyone is delighted when their Bishop, as a shepherd over his flock, is physically present among them, to comfort and encourage them.

On Monday eve, 27th of January, when we commemorate our Venerable Fathers: St. Prochorus of Pchinja and St.Gavril of Lesnovo , at the monastery St Prohor Pchinski, festive Vespers were served by the Abbot of the monastery, Father Gavril together with the clergy of MOCDANZ. Later, a dinner of love was served for the faithful. (more…)

On the XXXI Sunday After Pentecost , 26.01.2014, when we commemorate The Holy Martyrs Hermylas and Stratonicus, St. James, Bishop of Nisibis and St Maximus of Kapsokalyvia, at the monastery of St. Prohor Pchinski, a Holy Liturgy was served and the faithful partook in the Holy Gifts of Christ. (more…)

On the day of the Baptism of Jesus, when we celebrate the Theophany of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, at the monastery of St. Prohor Pchinski in Donnybrook, a Holy festive Liturgy was served and the faithful partook in the Holy Gifts of Christ.
After the liturgy,  the Great Blessing of Waters was conducted. This year the cross was caught by Daniel Srbinovski. (more…)

On the Sunday of the Holy Fathers, 12.01.2014, when we commemorate Righteous Joseph the Betrothed; St. King David, St. James, the Brother of the Lord, the Holy Martyr Anisija; Venerable Theodora of Constantinople, the Holy Apostle Timon; Venerable Theodora of Caesarea; Venerable Martyr Gideon, at the monastery of St. Prohor Pchinski, a Holy Liturgy was served and the faithful partook in the Holy Gifts of Christ. (more…)

Christ Is Born!

The birth of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ is the meaning of our existence . With the birth of Jesus Christ , our life is again given meaning, as till then , through sin, man fell out of communion with God and became mortal and miserable and his life had no meaning . With the birth , however, the God-man Christ again restoried the communion and the opportunity for eternal life and human life was given meaning. (more…)

On the day of the Nativity of Christ, when we celebrate His glorious birth of the Virgin Mary, at the monastery of St. Prohor Pchinski, a Holy festive Liturgy was served and the faithful partook in the Holy Gifts of Christ. (more…)

On the XXVIII Sunday After Pentecost , 05.01.2014, when we commemorate St. Naum of Ohrid, Holy Ten Martyrs of Crete, St Niphon the Wonderworker, at the monastery of St. Prohor Pchinski, a Holy Liturgy was served and the faithful partook in the Holy Gifts of Christ. (more…)

On Tuesday eve, 31.12.2013,  when we commemorate St Boniface and St Aglaida, at the monastery of St. Prohor Pchinski, all night-vigil was held and the faithful partook in the Holy Gifts of Christ. Everyone present welcomed the New Worldly Calendar Year with prayer and gratitude.

Happy New Year!  (more…)

On the XXVII Sunday After Pentecost , 29.12.2013, when we commemorate St. Haggai the Prophet and St Nicholas Chrysoberges, at the monastery of St. Prohor Pchinski, a Holy Liturgy was served and the faithful partook in the Holy Gifts of Christ. (more…)

On Wednesday, 25.12.2013, when we commemorate the feast of Saint Spyridon the Wonderworker, Bishop of Tremithus and Holy Hieromartyr Alexander, Bishop of Jerusalem, at the monastery of St. Prohor Pchinski, a Holy Liturgy was served and the faithful partook in the Holy Gifts of Christ. (more…)

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