NEWS AND EVENTS - Monday, October 9, 2017
THREE DECADES OF THE ST. SAVA CHURCH IN EDMONTON
The St. Sava church school congregation in Edmonton commemorated 30 years since the consecration of their parish church in a very dignified and solemn manner.
Following Vespers on Saturday, September 23, 2017 His Grace Bishop Mitrophan of Canada delivered a lecture entitled, “Holy Scripture in our lives”. The following day His Grace, the bishop, officiated at the Holy Hierarchical Divine Liturgy.
After liturgy, which was well attended, an agape meal was prepared by the hard working members of the Kolo Sestara “Kosovska Devojka” and the faithful of Edmonton. The president of the church school congregation Dragan Babic addressed all those in attendance.
Speeches were also given by the parish priest and Darinka Radmanovic, the daughter of Smilja Snapacevic, president of the church school congregation at the time of the consecration.
His Grace Bishop Mitrophan delivered certificates of gratitude for significant contribution to this church school congregation to all parishioners who took part in the construction of the church and all past church board presidents.
On Sunday, September 17, 2017, on the occasion of the 30th anniversary since the consecration of the St. Sava Church in Edmonton a Pomen was served following the Divine Liturgy for all founders and church benefactors. In the small hall a video was shown, entitled: “The Consecration of St. Sava Church in September 13, 1987”.