The Association “Friends of Mount Athos” in an audience with the Serbian Patriarch

The Association “Friends of Mount Athos” in an audience with the Serbian Patriarch
The Association “Friends of Mount Athos” in an audience with the Serbian Patriarch
The Association “Friends of Mount Athos” in an audience with the Serbian Patriarch
The Association “Friends of Mount Athos” in an audience with the Serbian Patriarch

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received a delegation of the humanitarian Association “Friends of Mount Athos”, headed by His Eminence Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) of Diocleia at the Serbian Patriarchate on 23 October 2017.

Metropolitan Kallistos expressed his gratitude to the Primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church for the cordial and brotherly reception during which they talked about projects and donations of this humanitarian association directed to the Chilandar Monastery.

Minister Zoran Djordjevic received by the Serbian Patriarch

Minister Zoran Djordjevic received by the Serbian Patriarch
Minister Zoran Djordjevic received by the Serbian Patriarch
Minister Zoran Djordjevic received by the Serbian Patriarch
Minister Zoran Djordjevic received by the Serbian Patriarch

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received Mr. Zoran Djordjevic, Minister of Labour, Employment, Veteran and Social Policy in the Government of Serbia at the Serbian Patriarchate on 23 October 2017.

The distinguished minister expressed his gratitude to the Primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church for the cordial meeting during which they discussed about the problems that face the marginalized people in the Republic of Serbia and the ways how to solve them.

The Serbian Patriarch receives a delegation from University Ecclesiastical Academy from Thessaloniki

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received protopresbyter Rev. Gregory Stamkopoulos and Mr. Gregory Liantas, professors at University Ecclesiastical Academy of Thessaloniki.

The distinguished professors expressed their gratitude to the Head of the Serbian Orthodox Church for the whole-hearted audience during which they talked about possibilities that students study in this educational institution.

Royal Couple attends Patriarchal Liturgy

Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine attended a Patriarchal Divine Liturgy officiated by His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch at the Saints Peter & Paul Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church in Potomac, Maryland near Washington, DC.

The Patriarch is on a visit to the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America which includes nine Dioceses containing over 275 cathedrals, churches, and missions throughout the United States and Canada.

Award for Charity and Leadership

Award for Charity and Leadership
Award for Charity and Leadership
Award for Charity and Leadership
Award for Charity and Leadership

Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine were special guests at the “Caritas in Veritate International” award ceremony where HRH Crown Princess Katherine received the Pope Francis Award for Charity & Leadership.

HRH Crown Princess Katherine has been making huge efforts for over 25 years to help Serbia and its people regardless of religion or ethnic origin, through the work of Princess Katherine Foundation in Belgrade as well as Lifeline Humanitarian Organizations in London, New York, Chicago, Toronto and Athens, whose patron she is.

Great celebrations in the church of St. Nicholas in Rijeka

Great celebrations in the church of St. Nicholas in Rijeka
Great celebrations in the church of St. Nicholas in Rijeka
Great celebrations in the church of St. Nicholas in Rijeka
Great celebrations in the church of St. Nicholas in Rijeka

On the feast-day of the Protection of the Most Holy Mother of God, a jubilee was marked in the church of Saint Nicholas of Myra in Rijeka on the occasionof the 300-anniversary since obtaining benefits of practicing religion, which Orthodox citizens of the city of Rijeka received in 1717 from Roman Emperor Charles VI.

The Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was officiated by His Eminence Metropolitan Porfirije of Zagreb-Ljubljana, His Grace Bishop Jovan of Slavonia, Bishop Sergije of Bihac-Petrovac and the Diocesan Bishop Gerasim of Gornji Karlovac. Among concelebrants there were abbot Heruvim (Diocese of Osijek-Polje) and other local priests.

Patriarch serves in Saint Basil of Ostrog church

Patriarch serves in Saint Basil of Ostrog church
Patriarch serves in Saint Basil of Ostrog church
Patriarch serves in Saint Basil of Ostrog church
Patriarch serves in Saint Basil of Ostrog church

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch serves the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of Saint Basil of Ostrog on Bezanijska Kosa on 15 October 2017.