Patronal feast day of the Municipality of Zemun
Celebration of the patronal feast day (slava) of the Municipality of Zemun, the Elevation of the Holy Cross, began with the Divine Liturgy celebrated by His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch at the church of Saint Nicholas of Myra
The procession, led by Serbian Patriarch, went through streets of Zemun. About five hundred citizens attended the rite of cutting the slava cake and the solemn sermon of Serbian Patriarch.
President of the Municipality Dejan Matic, deputy president Damir Kovacevic, president of the Municipal Assembly Nenad Vranjevac, members of the Council and other officials of Zemun welcomed the Serbian Patriarch.
The Municipality of Zemun, on the ocassion of the patronal feast day, hosted a reception for citizens of Zemun, representatives of political parties, religious communities and many eminent invitees.