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About St. Sava

"... и заиста када говоримо о Светоме Сави, онда говоримо о свим нашим почецима и темељима наше културе и наше историје.
Ма од чега да кренемо у садашњем времену, без обзира ког поља рада, морамо се упутити путем који води Светоме Сави.
Ако је то држава, он је први државотворац.
Ако је то црква, он је први њен устројитељ и први њен архиепископ, прва њена глава видљива у у нашеме народу.
Ако је то просвета, првој речи писаној, доћемо до дела Светога Саве."
Патријарх српски Иринеј


"... i zaista kada govorimo o Svetome Savi, onda govorimo o svim našim počecima i temeljima naše kulture i naše istorije.
Ma od čega da krenemo u sadašnjem vremenu, bez obzira kog polja rada, moramo se uputiti putem koji vodi Svetome Savi.
Ako je to država, on je prvi državotvorac.
Ako je to crkva, on je prvi njen ustrojitelj i prvi njen arhiepiskop, prva njena glava vidljiva u našemu narodu.
Ako je to prosveta, prvoj reči pisanoj, doćemo do dela Svetoga Save."
Patrijarh srpski Irinej


Ivan i Marina said…
(rough translation)
... and really, when talking of St. Sava, we are talking of our very beginnings and foundations of our culture and our history.
Wherever we head to at this present moment, whichever field, we have to head the road which leads to St. Sava.
If it is the state, he is our first statesman.
If it is the church, he is its first founder and its first archbishop, its first visible leader in our nation.
If it is education, its first written words, we'll head to St. Sava's works.


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