San Gabriel, CA - A Charity Banquet benefitting Kosovo and Metohija was held on Saturday June 21, 2008 at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in San Gabriel, California. Special guests were His Grace Bishop Teodosije of Liblja and Srdja Trifkovic. Visiting hierarchs were: Bishop Joseph of the Antiochian Patriarchate, Bishop Longin of the New Gracanica Diocese. A large number of clergy took part in the event.
On the following day, on Sunday, June 20, the Holy Hierarchical Divine Liturgy was celebrated at the St. Sava Church in which Bishop Teodosije officiated, assisted by Bishop Longin and Bishop Maxim and priests Fr. Petar Jovanovic, Fr. Nikola Ceko and Fr. James Barfield and Deacon Nenad Radakovic.