The Dormition Fast

The Dormition Fast is preparation for the Feast of the Dormition of the Mother of God. The Theotokos was immaculate, pure, and led a very temperate way of life. Tradition even tells us that she led a life-long fast. Thus, the meaning of this fast is to participate in the pure and immaculate abstinence of the Mother of God in preparation for the Feast of her Dormition

Patriarch Irinej of Serbia (+2020)

His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia reposed in the Lord on November 20, 2020, at the age of 90. He served as a hierarch of the Serbian Church for 46 years, and nearly 11 years as Patriarch.