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Serbian Patriarch Irinej in Chicago

Serbian Patriarch Irinej in Chicago
Serbian Patriarch Irinej in Chicago
Serbian Patriarch Irinej in Chicago
Serbian Patriarch Irinej in Chicago

After the meeting with Serbian diplomats at the Permanent Mission to the United Nations and the visit to  Saint Sava church in New York, His Holiness left for Chicago

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, attended evening service at the church of Saint Sava in New York on 5 September 2013. Bishop Mitrophan of East America held a welcome speech, and His Holiness responded. Following the speeches, the faithful approached the Patriarch asking for a blessing.  On the same day the Patriarch met with Serbian diplomats at the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Serbia to the United Nations.

Speech of Serbian Patriarch Irinej at United Nations

At the initiative of the President of the General Assembly of the United Nations Mr. Vuk Jeremic today at the seat of this world organization in New York "High Level Forum on the Culture of Peace" was held, at which one of participants was Serbian Patriarch Irinej.

This one-day event was a opportunity for UN member states, political and religious leaders, as well as government organizations to consider how one could improve tolerance, culture of dialogue and mutual respect in international community. Besides Serbian Patriarch, the president of the Islamic Society of North America Sayyid Syeed, as well as rabi Eli Abadi also addressed the meeting.

Serbian Patriarch meets with Serbian diplomats

Serbian Patriarch meets with Serbian diplomats
Serbian Patriarch meets with Serbian diplomats
Serbian Patriarch meets with Serbian diplomats
Serbian Patriarch meets with Serbian diplomats

Serbian Patriarch Irinej visited the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Serbia to the United Nations and the Consulate General of our country in New York 

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, visited todat the Permanent mission of the Republic of Serbia to the United Nations, where he was cordially welcomed by Ambassador of the Republic of Serbia, H.E. Milan Milanovic with the staff of this institution. His Holiness was accompanied by His Grace Bishop Mitrophan of East America and presbyter Vladimir Vranic. The same day, Serbian Patriarch Irinej visited also the Consulate General of our country in New York. Mrs. Mirjana  Zivkovic, Consul General, and Mr. Goran Savic, Consul, with associates organized a nice reception for His Holiness on the premises of the Serbian Consulate. 

Patriarch Irinej addresses UN at the invitation of Jeremic

At the initiative of the President of General Assembly of United Nations Vuk Jeremic  "High Level Forum on the Culture of Peace" to be held  today at the seat of the world organization in New York, at which one of participants will be Serbian Patriarch Irinej. 

This one-day event will be a opportunity for UN member states, political and religious leaders, as well as government organizations to consider how one could improve tolerance, culture of dialogue and mutual respect in international community. . The conference will consist of ministry segment and three interactive panel, and besides Serbian Patriarch, the meeting will be adressed by president of the Islamic Society of North America Sayyid Syeed, as well as rabi Eli Abadi. 

Patriarch Irinej to speak at UN on Friday

Upon the invitation of Mr. Vuk Jeremic, President of the General Assembly of the United Nations, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, will speak at the United Nations in New York on Friday, August 6th 2013. He is also expected to meet  UN Secretary-General Mr. Ban Ki-Moon.

Serbian Patriarch Irinej visits USA

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch travels to the United States of America, where he is staying from 4-14 September 2013. From the States Patriarch Irinej will go to Sarajevo; where he will celebrate the Divine Liturgy at Sarajevo's Cathedral Church on the occasion of 40th anniversary of the hierarchal office of the Metropolitan Nikolaj of Dabar-Bosna. Presbyter Vladimir Vranic, officer of the Holy Synod of Bishops, will accompany Serbian Patriarch.