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

Michael Kevin 1953 - 2005, Marjorie Ellen 1956 -

DRAKE

MICHAEL KEVIN SEPT. 30. 1953 - MARCH 8. 2005

MARJORIE ELLEN FEB. 23. 1956 -

JUNE 21, 1974

I HAVE FOUGHT THE GOOD FIGHT,

I HAVE FINISHED THE COURSE

I HAVE KEPT THE FAITH: IN THE

FUTURE THERE IS LAID UP FOR ME

THE CROWN OF RIGHTEOUSNESS,

WHICH THE LORD, THE RIGHTEOUS

JUDGE, WILL AWARD TO ME ON

THAT DAY; AND NOT ONLY TO ME,

BUT ALSO TO ALL WHO HAVE LOVED

HIS APPEARING.

2 TIMOTHY 7,8


SA

 

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Stephen Stepanchev

Dr. Stephen Stepanchev has inspired several generations of writers who have taken his creative writing classes from 1949 to 1985 at Queens College.

As Professor Emeritus of English, he now spends his time writing and reading poems in public places all across the City, and all the more so with his title as the first Poet Laureate of the borough of Queens, an appellation assigned for the period of 1997 through the year 2000.

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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.