Serbian church to honor Gary-born St. Varnava

Written by Chas Reilly chas.reilly@nwi.com, (219) 662-5324, of The Times and originally published at http://www.nwitimes.com/news/local/lake/gary/serbian-church-to-honor-gary-born-st-varnava/article_59a68bb0-72af-5dc8-ba04-17adac7f2376.html From his childhood in Gary to his death in Yugoslavia, St. Varnava always protected his faith and was dedicated to a Christian life. St. Varnava is the first American-born Serbian to be proclaimed an Orthodox saint, said the Rev. Thomas Kazich,