A weekly talk show about people in the Mon Valley area of Pittsburgh

A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).

Two Rivers, 30 Minutes for Sept 10 2021

09-10-2021

Topic: The Serbian church and cultural experience in the Mon Valley

Guests: Jim Brady and Dee Dee Baskot of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in McKeesport-Duquesne

How Topic Discussed: St. Sava Church was founded by Serbian and Russian immigrants in 1901 and remains a thriving ethnic congregation serving the Mon Valley. What ethnic traditions have been passed down through the years? How does the church keep these traditions alive in the community? How did the COVID-19 pandemic affect the local Serbian Orthodox community? What traditions do Serbian Christians share with other Christians, and what differences would people notice? Where can people learn more information or join the celebration of Serbian Orthodox heritage?

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