14 Aug Bishop Irinej’s farewell visit to Perth
bian community from Perth said goodbye to their Bishop Irinej who after 10 years in Australia and the New Zealand Metropolitanate of the Serbian Orthodox Church, the last Holy Synod elected Bishop of Eastern-American diocese. Perth Serbs gathered in the temple of Saint Sava in Highgate WA and together with their bishop prayed to God. [ ]
10 Aug His Grace Bishop Irinej in Perth on Sunday 14 August 2016
On Sunday, 14 August 2016 at the church of Saint Sava, Holy Liturgy will be served by His Grace Bishop Irinej, at the last Assembly of Bishops elected the new Bishop of Eastern American. Bishop Irinej served past ten years in Australia and New Zealand. This is an opportunity for the Serbian community of Perth [ ]
11 Jul Tesla’s 160th Anniversary celebrated
Nikola Borovac. M.Sc. Elec. Eng. made a presentation about Nikola Tesla to children at the Serbian school Holy Trinity in Perth Western Australia. This function was part of the celebrations for the 160th anniversary of Nikola Tesla’s birthday. All over the world people of all ages, cultures and nationalities are recognizing Nikola Tesla’s contribution to [ ]
Around 47% of Australia’s population was born overseas or has at least one parent born overseas. Western Australia is Australia’s most culturally diverse state. These new settlers have contributed greatly to Australian society, often in the face of major difficulties. The combined goodwill of all has been crucial in the evolution of this harmonious society.
The Australian multiculturalism is a term which recognizes and celebrates Australia’s cultural diversity. It accepts and respects the right of all Australians to express and share their individual cultural heritage. It is built on core societal values of mutual respect, tolerance and harmony, the rule of law and Australian democratic principles and institutions.
An estimated 150,000 Serbs live in Australia nowadays, about 14,500 of them in Western Australia (most of them in Perth).
The Serbian community’s focal point is the Serbian Orthodox Church. His Holiness Orthodox Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade and Karlovci and Serbian Patriarch Iriney, is the spiritual leader of the Serbian people and Serbian Orthodox Church.
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11 Sep Behading of St. John the Baptist
The Beheading of the Prophet, Forerunner of the Lord, John the Baptist: The Evangelists Matthew (Mt.14:1-12) and Mark (Mark 6:14-29) provide accounts about the martyric end of John the Baptist in the year 32 after the Birth of Christ. Following the Baptism of the Lord, St John the Baptist was locked up in prison by [ ]
Divine Liturgy (meaning common work, common service, or common action in Greek), or Eucharist (thanksgiving), is the focal point of the life of the Orthodox Church. Holy Fathers define it as the Sacrament above all sacraments or as the Sacrament of the Church. It is the source of all, and it is the final destination [ ]
Regular services are held every Sunday from 10:00am.