Ознака:St John of Debar

Services and Sacraments

Vespers in memory of the Great Founder of the Bigorski Monastery

With an angelic-like celebration and heavenly glory, as if in the heights of paradise, our sanctuary celebrated the Feast of the greatest among the Prophets, the Voice of the Word of God, who lived for the love and glory of…

Services and Sacraments

Vespers for the Founders

Rejoice ye, pastor of Ohrid, and most holy hermit of the Bigorski Monastery! Rejoice ye have founded it for eternity, most blessed John, appraisal of Debar!   (Megalynarion to St. John of Debar, Archbishop of Ohrid) The prayerful rejoicing in the…


1000-year jubilee of the Ohrid Archbishopric

The gathering was magnificent but the occasion for it even more elevated: thousand years since the founding of the Holy and God-celebrated Ohrid Archbishopric, whose autocephaly has been renewed today in the image of the Macedonian Orthodox Church, the Church…