A great man is one who collects knowledge the way a bee collects honey and uses it to help people overcome the difficulties they endure - hunger, ignorance and disease!
- Nikola Tesla

Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.
- Franklin Roosevelt

While their territory has been devastated and their homes despoiled, the spirit of the Serbian people has not been broken.
- Woodrow Wilson

Available Back Issues 1996

SERB WORLD U.S.A. November/December 1996 vol. XIII, no. 2

  • "Aliquippa: Of Serbs and Steel, Part I" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "Christmas in Montenegro and the Bay of Kotor" by Vuk Stefanovic Karadzic, 1837, translation by Serb World U.S.A.
  • "Milan Opacich Presents: Knez Jakovac" a regular music feature by Milan Opacich
  • "Of Interest" a regular feature of 2 to 5 pages of short items about events, facts, awards...
  • Recipe: "Serbian Chocolate Torta" from From Our Mothers' Kitchen Recipe Book
  • "Christmas Poems from Vuk" from a collection by Vuk Stefanovic Karadzic, translated by Serb World U.S.A.
  • "A Licaninfrom Irondale: Steve 'Tom-Tom' Lalich" by Michael “Charlie” Vukobratovich
  • "Serbian Christmas Customs" by Father Vojislav Dosenovich
  • "On a Hill Above the Bay: St. John the Baptist Serbian Church of San Francisco" by Robert P. Gakovich
  • "A Knock at the Door" (Christmas in Belgrade, 1949) by Miki Prijic Knezevic
  • "Good Morning, Belgrade" by Dusan Radovic, translated by Slavica Zecevic-Pralica
  • "A Montenegrin Tragedy in the Colorado Coalfields, 1910" by Philip D. Hart

SERB WORLD U.S.A. September/October 1996 vol. XIII, no. 1

  • "Deciphering the Balkans: Professor Jovan Cvijic" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "In Honor of Jovan Cvijic (1865-1927)" from The Slavonic Review,1927-28
  • "America’s First Serbian Singing Society: 'Branko Radichevich'" by Serb World U.S.A.staff
  • "Serbian Romantic Poet: Branko Radichevich (1824-1853)" by Mary Nicklanovich Hart
  • "Student Farewell" (excerpts from the poem) by Branko Radichevich, translated by Serb World U.S.A.
  • "Remembering Bisbee’s SlogaSociety" by Mary Nicklanovich Hart
  • "Of Interest," a regular feature of 2 to 5 pages of short items about events, facts, awards...
  • Recipe: "Balkan Fish Chowder, Corba od ribe"by Amelia Zlokovich
  • "Rulers of Montenegro and Old Zeta: a royal family tree" by Dr. Ralph Milanovich
  • "Milan Opacich Presents: The Return of Del Casher" a regular music feature by Milan Opacich
  • " 'Albanian Golgotha'....Cantata of Victory in Retreat" by Serb World U.S.A.staff
  • "A Natural Athlete: Ohio State’s Sam Busich" by George Kosich
  • "Walk-On at Miami: Jeff Popovich" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "Memorial for Gold Country Pioneers" by Nick Vucinich
  • "Fortress Bosnia: Bosanska Krajina"by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "Cities and Citadels of the Bosnian Borderland" by Serb World U.S.A.staff

SERB WORLD U.S.A. July/August 1996 vol. XII, no. 6

  • "Milan Opacich Presents: The Tamburitzas:A Musical Family"
  • "The Art of Letters: Jovica Veljovic" by Philip D. Hart
  • "The Mist of Prehistory: Serbs—The Missing Link" by Ksenija Djordjevic
  • "Serb Heroes" a Lusatian short story by Jakub Lorenz Zaljeski, translated by Ksenija Djordjevic
  • "Do Not Weep for Crna Gora"a poem by Michael “Mickey” Jovich
  • "Nick Mervosh, Jr.: Communications Pioneer" by Alex Medich
  • "Of Interest" a regular feature of 2 to 5 pages of short items about events, facts, awards...
  • Recipe: "Serbian Sauerkraut Bake— Podvarak"by Mary Nicklanovich
  • "Kordunke:The Bishop’s Visit" a story by Father George A. Petrovich, translated by Grace Arnokovich
  • "Learning English 100 Years Ago: 'At the Doctor’s' " a series by Vivian Kolias
  • "Memories of the Flood: Johnstown, 1936" by Ann (Dudukovich) Whelan
  • "Milwaukee’s Sevdalinka:Kata Parker" by Dorothy Gehlen and June Crnojevich
  • "The First Serbian Benevolent Society of San Francisco" by Nicholas V. Vucinich
  • "A Licaninfrom Irondale: Nikola J. Dragash" by Michael “Charlie” Vukobratovich
  • "Archangel Gabriel" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "Aleksa Nenadovic, Prince of Valjevo (d. 1804)" by V. Chorovich, c. 1925, translated by Vivian Kolias

SERB WORLD U.S.A. May/June 1996 vol. XII, no. 5

  • "Njegos" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "The Cult of History" by William Jovanovich
  • "Serb Writers in America: Michael (Mihajlo) Pupin" by Vasa D. Mihailovich
  • "The Golden-Fleeced Ram" a Serbian folk tale adapted from Elodie L. Mijatovich
  • "Milan Opacich Presents: The Hollywood Tamburitzans" a regular music feature by Milan Opacich
  • "Of Interest" a regular feature of 2 to 5 pages of short items about events, facts, awards...
  • Recipe: "Serbian Spinach Cornbread" by Mary Nicklanovich
  • "A Glimpse of Our Past: Chicago’s United Serbian Society" a speech given by B. M. Vukmirovich, 1936
  • "A Stranger’s Supper:An Epic Journey into Montenegro’s Past" a book review by Andrei Simic
  • "Heaven on Earth" by Natalie Mihajlov Ratzkovich
  • "Smiley’s Place" by Serb World U.S.A.staff
  • "Memories of the St. George Social Club" by Sandi Tumbas Radoja
  • "Revolt in the Pashalik:The First Serb Revolt 1804" by Philip D. Hart

SERB WORLD U.S.A. January/February 1996 vol. XII, no. 3

  • "A Galveston Centennial" by Mary Nicklanovich Hart
  • "Milan Opacich Presents: The Guslarand his Gusle"a regular music feature by Milan Opacich
  • "Isidor Bajic and 'The Death of a Guslar'" by Serb World U.S.A.staff
  • "The Death of a Guslar"lyrics by Isidor Bajic, translated and annotated by Adam Popovich
  • "Tesla and Radio" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "Of Interest" a regular feature of 2 to 5 pages of short items about events, facts, awards...
  • Recipe: "Pigs’ Feet in Gelatin— Djeladija-Hladetina"by Mary Nicklanovich
  • "Medal of Honor: World War I" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "George B. Cavic and Parke-Davis" by George Kosich
  • "The Dallich Reunion" a poem by Michael Polovina
  • "More Than a Hundred Years: Christina Prodanovich is 106" by Sophie M. Kovacevich
  • "A Licaninfrom Irondale: The Serbian Eaglettes" by Michael "Charlie" Vukobratovich
  • "Antovich and Construction: an industry leader" by Serb World U.S.A.staff
  • "Saint Sava: Saint and Diplomat" by Serb World U.S.A.staff

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Bishop Georgije (Djokić)

(1984–2015)

Bishop Georgije, baptized Djordje Djokić, was born on May 6, 1949 in the village of Crnjelovo, Bjeljina, of parents Krsto and Krunija. After elementary school he resided in the monasteries Tavna, Ozren and Kosijerevo. He completed monastic school in the Monastery of Transfiguration 1963/1964. From Savina Monastery he went to the Studenica Monastery and remained until 1966 when he went to School at the Ostrog Monastery. After finishing Monastic School he was tonsured into monastic rank at the Monastery Ozren on February 11, 1971 and was given the monastic name Georgije. He was ordained hierodeacon on February 15, 1971. In June 1971, he was appointed spiritual father of Tavna Monastery by Bishop Longin. From there he graduated from the Seminary in Sremski Karlovci and the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Belgrade. While in England, Fr. Georgije was appointed by Bishop Lavrentije to serve the parish of Sts. Peter and Paul in Derby, England. While there he was elected Bishop for the Canadian Diocese, on May 16, 1984. On June 8, 1984, he was consecrated a bishop by Patriarch German and installed in 1984 at the St. Nicholas Cathedral in Hamilton.

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Publishing

Prayer Book

The Serbian Orthodox Diocese of Western America is pleased to announce the publication of a beautiful pocket-size, full-color, English-language Prayer Book, which has been compiled and designed by our newly enthroned His Grace, Bishop Maxim, and printed in Serbia. The book contains prayers commonly used by Orthodox Christians, lists of Scriptural Commandments, and brief articles on the precepts of Faith, proper conduct in church, and the meaning and practice of prayer. It is adorned with striking icons and illustrations by Fr. Stamatis Skliris, a parish priest in Athens who is renowned as an iconographer and as a writer and lecturer on Byzantine iconography. Full-color on coated stock throughout, 36 pages, 3¾" × 5½" format, paperback, saddle-stitched.

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