The Serbian Patriarch received in audience the Russian Ambassador

His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch Irinej received in audience His Excellency Alexander Chepurin, ambassador of the Russian Federation in Belgrade; the reception took place in the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on May 20, 2019.

The Serbian Patriarch received in audience Leonardo Cardinal Sandri

The Serbian Patriarch received in audience Leonardo Cardinal Sandri
The Serbian Patriarch received in audience Leonardo Cardinal Sandri
The Serbian Patriarch received in audience Leonardo Cardinal Sandri
The Serbian Patriarch received in audience Leonardo Cardinal Sandri

His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch Irinej received His Eminence Cardinal Leonardi Sandri, the Prefect of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches. The reception took place in the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on May 18, 2019.

Cardinal Sandri was accompanied by His Excellency monsignor Luciano Suriani, Apostolic nuncio in Belgrade; Don Flavio Pace, Secretary of the Cardinal Sandri; Monsignor Philippo Colnago, Advisor of the Apostolic Nuncio in Belgrade; and priest Aleksandar Ninković, Secretary of the Apostolic Nunciature in Belgrade, as well as Metropolitan Porfirije of Zagreb-Ljubljana, Bishop Irinej of Bachka and deacon Aleksandar Dr. Praščević, head of the Office of the Serbian Patriarchate

A new edition: Dialogue between Orthodox Christians and Muslims

Three scientific books written by Deacon Dr. Alexander Prascevic were published under the title Dialogue between Orthodox Christians and Muslims in three books: 1. Contribution of the Serbian Patriarch German to the dialogue with the Muslims (1958-1990); 2. Patriarch Pavle on Islam and Muslims (1990-1997); 3 Contribution of the Serbian Patriarch Pavle to the dialogue with the Muslims (1998-2009). The book were published by the Diocese of Raska-Prizren, and under the financial support of the Office for Cooperation with Churches and Religious Communities of the Government of the Republic of Serbia.

Archbishop of Cyprus Kyr Chrysostom in the Serbian Patriarchate

Archbishop of Cyprus Kyr Chrysostom in the Serbian Patriarchate
Archbishop of Cyprus Kyr Chrysostom in the Serbian Patriarchate
Archbishop of Cyprus Kyr Chrysostom in the Serbian Patriarchate
Archbishop of Cyprus Kyr Chrysostom in the Serbian Patriarchate

His Beatitude Archbishop of the New Justiniana and of all Cyprus Chrysostom visited His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch Irinej in the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on May 17, 2019.

Considering that the session of the Holy Bishops' Assembly was in progress, His Beatitude Chrysostom was received by this highest hierarchical representation of the Serbian Orthodox Church, with whose members he had cordial brotherly conversations.

The Patriarch and hierarchs visit the Crown Prince

The Patriarch and hierarchs visit the Crown Prince
The Patriarch and hierarchs visit the Crown Prince
The Patriarch and hierarchs visit the Crown Prince
The Patriarch and hierarchs visit the Crown Prince

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Aleksander Karadjordjevic held a solemn dinner for bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church, the participants of the regular session of the Holy Assembly at the White Palace in Belgrade on 15 May 2019.

Patron’s Saint-day of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Foca

Patron’s Saint-day of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Foca
Patron’s Saint-day of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Foca
Patron’s Saint-day of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Foca
Patron’s Saint-day of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Foca

The Faculty of Orthodox Theology of the University in East Sarajevo celebrated the feast day of Saint Basil of Ostrog, the patron saint of this high educational institution of the Serbian Orthodox Church.

The celebration of Saint Basil began with the Holy Liturgy celebrated by Metropolitan Hrizostom of Dabar-Bosna with the concelebration of the principal of the Stanjevic monastery Archimandrite Jefrem, protopresbyter-stavrophor Dr. Dragomir Sando (envoy of the dean of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology of the University in Belgrade), Professor Dr. Vladislav Topalovic (dean of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology of the University in East Sarajevo), Milutin Andric (spiritual father of the Faculty) and of other priests in Foca’s church of Saint Sava.

Leaders of the Serbian people at the Patriarchate

Leaders of the Serbian people at the Patriarchate
Leaders of the Serbian people at the Patriarchate
Leaders of the Serbian people at the Patriarchate
Leaders of the Serbian people at the Patriarchate

The Holy Assembly Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church received in audience president of the Republic of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic and Chairman of the Presidency of  Bosnia and Herzegovina Mr. Milorad Dodik at the Patriarchate on the 13th of May 2019..

The conversations dealt with mostly Kosovo and Metohija, when it was stated that the situation was very difficult in that southern Serbian province and that, given some circumstances, it is uncertain what a solution to the issue will be.