Prayer of supplication for the cessation of the rain served

Prayer of supplication for the cessation of the rain served
Prayer of supplication for the cessation of the rain served
Prayer of supplication for the cessation of the rain served
Prayer of supplication for the cessation of the rain served

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, in the presence of bishops of our Holy Church gathered at the session of the Holy Assembly of Bishops, officiated  the prayer of supplication for the cessation of the rain at the Belgrade's Cathedral church yesterday.

The Holy Assembly of Bishops has begun with sessions

Hierarchs gathered at the Studenica monaster. The rite of Invocation of the Holy Spirit was performed in the church of Sts. Apostles Peter and Paul in Ras near Novi Pazar

This annual gathering of the Holy Assembly of Bishops began with the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Cathedral church of the Most Holy Mother of God in the monastery of Studenica on Wednesday, 14 May 2014. His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated the Divine Liturgy with the concelebration of a number of bishops.

Audience at the Serbian Patriarchate - 13 May 2014

Audience at the Serbian Patriarchate - 13 May 2014
Audience at the Serbian Patriarchate - 13 May 2014
Audience at the Serbian Patriarchate - 13 May 2014
Audience at the Serbian Patriarchate - 13 May 2014

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received Mr. Farid Zarif, Special Representative of UN Secretary General and  Head of UNMIK , at the Serbian Patriarchate on 13 May 2014. Peter Due, chief of UN Office in Belgrade and Mr. Paul Mecklenburg, advisor, were also present at the audience.

The same day, Serbian Patriarch received Dr. Slavenko Terzic, Ambassador of the Republic of Serbia to the Russian Federation. 

Serbian Patriarch and hierarchs arrive in Studenica

The Holy Synod of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church convened the Holy Assembly of Bishops into a regular session for 2014. 

Marking the 900th anniversary of the nativity of Saint Simeon the Myrrh-Gusher, this annual Assembly of Bishops will begin with the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral church of Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God at the Studenica Monastery on 14 May 2014 at 8.30 a.m., while the solemn rite of the Invocation of the Holy Spirit at the beginning of the work of the Assembly will be officiated at the church of Holy Apostles Peter and Paul in Ras near Novi Pazar at 2:00 p.m. A working section of the Holy Assembly of Bishops will commence on 15 May 2014 at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade.