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Lent begins today in Eastern Orthodox tradition – Article from a Valley Tribune

SAN GABRIEL – Lent began today for members of the Eastern Orthodox Christian faith, who will now embark on seven weeks of fasting and purification in preparation for Easter. At the St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in San Gabriel on Sunday, about 50 parishioners congregated to pray, take Holy Communion and perform other traditional rites. “(Lent) is our inner springtime,” Father Petar Jovanovic said. […]

California Agricultural Leadership- Program at St. Sava Church of San Gabriel

On November 18, 2008 St. Sava Church was honored to host 26 members of the California Agricultural Leadership. Their visit was organized by Dr. Peggy S. Perry of Cal Poly Pomona University and V. Rev. Father Petar Jovanovic, rector of St. Sava Church. The group arrived at the Church at 3:30m p.m. Mr. Jon Reelhorn, […]

Vidovdan – Kosovo Charity Banquet

The Serbian Orthodox Diocese of Western America sponsored a  special commemoration of Vidovdan and Kosovo Charity Banquet at the St. Sava Church of San Gabriel, held on Saturday, June 21, 2008. His Grace Serbian Bishop Dr. Maxim hosted his brothers in Christ, His Grace Antiochian Bishop Joseph, His Grace Bishop Longin of Gracanica Metropolitan, and […]