His Holiness Patriarch PORFIRIJE to celebrate Holy Liturgy at St. Sava Merrillville, Indiana

Jan 20, 2023

Welcome to the official page of the United City Church! We are excited to share with you a remarkable event happening on October 17th. Join us as His Holiness Patriarch PORFIRIJE will be celebrating the Holy Liturgy at St. Sava in Merrillville, Indiana. This spiritual occasion promises to be a deeply enriching experience for all attendees. Here, we provide you with all the essential information you need to make the most of this momentous gathering in our Faith and Beliefs community.

Event Details

Date: October 17, 20XX

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: St. Sava Merrillville, Indiana

Experience the Holy Liturgy

This Holy Liturgy, presided over by His Holiness Patriarch PORFIRIJE, offers an extraordinary opportunity to connect with our faith and embrace the Serbian Orthodox tradition. As one of the most important sacraments in the Orthodox Church, attending the Holy Liturgy holds great significance for our spiritual growth and connection to the divine. This sacred service will be conducted in St. Sava Merrillville, a beautiful sanctuary where worshipers will immerse themselves in prayerful devotion.

Welcome to St. Sava Merrillville

St. Sava Merrillville is a place of deep spiritual significance and a central hub for the Serbian Orthodox community in Indiana. Known for its breathtaking architecture and serene ambiance, this church provides a tranquil setting for worship. As you step inside, you will be greeted by ornate frescoes, exquisite religious artwork, and the comforting scent of incense filling the air. The rich history and cultural heritage of St. Sava Merrillville make it the ideal location for auspicious events like the Holy Liturgy led by His Holiness Patriarch PORFIRIJE.

Communion with Faith and Beliefs Community

United City Church is deeply rooted as a supportive, inclusive, and spiritually nurturing community within Merrillville. Our dedication to fostering love, compassion, and unity is central to our values as we embrace our Faith and Beliefs. This meaningful event provides an opportunity for our community to come together, as individuals from all walks of life gather to experience the divine presence and teachings of His Holiness Patriarch PORFIRIJE.

What to Expect

In order to ensure that you have a comfortable and fulfilling experience during the Holy Liturgy at St. Sava Merrillville, we want to provide you with important details to consider prior to attending:


Attire for the Holy Liturgy should be respectful and modest, reflecting the solemnity of the occasion. Men are encouraged to wear suits or dress slacks with collared shirts, while women are advised to dress modestly, with skirts or dresses below the knee. It is customary to bring a head covering, such as a scarf, for women.

Arrival Time

We recommend arriving early to secure a seat as this is expected to be a well-attended event. The doors of St. Sava Merrillville will open one hour before the Holy Liturgy begins, allowing ample time for everyone to find their place within the church.

Participation and Respect

During the Holy Liturgy, visitors are encouraged to follow along with the service, participate in the prayers, hymns, and rituals, observing the reverence demonstrated by the community. It is essential to maintain an atmosphere of respect and mindfulness throughout the ceremony.

Join Us for a Sacred Gathering

The Holy Liturgy led by His Holiness Patriarch PORFIRIJE at St. Sava Merrillville is an exceptional opportunity to immerse yourself in the spiritual blessings of the Serbian Orthodox tradition. United City Church warmly invites you to be a part of this sacred gathering, where you can deepen your connection to faith and embrace the teachings of His Holiness. We look forward to warmly welcoming you on October 17th and sharing this unforgettable experience together.

Contact Us

If you have any further questions or inquiries regarding the Holy Liturgy at St. Sava Merrillville, please feel free to reach out to us. United City Church is dedicated to assisting you and ensuring that you have a meaningful and fulfilling experience. Contact our friendly staff at [email protected] or call us at XXX-XXXX to receive prompt assistance.

Debra Weimann
Sounds like a wonderful opportunity to witness a powerful spiritual experience. Can't wait!
Oct 16, 2023