In accordance with Article 18 of the Constitution of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America, We hereby summon to its regular session, the Church Assembly [Sabor] of the Serbian Orthodox Dioceses in the United States of America, to be held at the facilities of New Gracanica Monastery, 35240 W. Grant Ave., Third Lake, Illinois 60046, Saturday, July 13 through Tuesday, July 16, 2019. As the Sabor will begin in the afternoon on July 13, delegates should arrive by that morning and plan to stay until the afternoon of July 16. According to a decision of the Episcopal Council, all priests are required to be in attendance for the Sunday Liturgy on July 14 at St. Sava Monastery in the presence of the incorrupt relics of St. Mardarije.
Below you will find a Credentials Form which each Congregation Board is required to fill out for its 3 participants and return with a registration fee of $250 per person made payable to the “Diocese of New Gracanica and Midwestern America” and mailed to the 2019 Sabor Committee c/o New Gracanica Monastery, P.O. Box 371, Grayslake, IL 60030. The registration fee includes all meals and the Grand Banquet. All completed credential forms with registration fees must be submitted by June 15, 2019, so that each participant receives the necessary documents for the Sabor.