Receptions in the Serbian Patriarchate - June 23, 2010

His Holiness IRINEJ, Serbian Patriarch received today, on June 23, 2010 in separate official visits several delegations in the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade. Patriarch IRINEJ first received representatives of the Association of the homeless veterans led by Mr. Velizar Rabrenovic. The delegation presented the existing problems that they face with along with suggestions for resolving them.

Patriarch IRINEJ receives the best pupils in Serbia

His Holiness IRINEJ, Serbian Patriarch received today in the Serbian Patriarchate in a presence of His Grace Vicar Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno the best pupils of the Mathematical high school in Belgrade, with their professor of religion Mr. Predrag Djuknic.

The Mathematical high school is a school of the special national significance, which educates pupils from fields of science. The achievements of this high school have been famous for 44 years, but this generation of the graduates exceeds all previous. The pupils: Luka Milicevic, Dusan Milijancevic, Ognjen Ivkovic, Nikola Mrksic,Mihajlo Cekic, Aleksandar Vasiljkovic, Dusan Petrovic and Natalija Dragovic; received full scholarships of  prestigious universities in Europe and America. They won the greatest medals at the international olympiads  in physics, mathematics and astronomy, the St. Sava's Prize of the Ministry for education and many other prizes and recognitions.

Patriarch IRINEJ meets with Boris Vukobrat

His Holiness IRINEJ, Serbian Patriarch received today, on June 21,2010 in the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade Mr. Boris Vukobrat, the president and the founder of the Peace and Crises Management Foundation, with a delegation.

Serbian Patriarch IRINEJ visits Kragujevac

On Sunday, on June 20,2010, His Holiness IRINEJ, Serbian Patriarch visited Kragujevac, after returning from Kosovo and Metohija. The faithful people and priesthood of the Hierarchal governorship of Kragujevac and Lepenica with His Grace Bishop Jovan of Sumadija welcomed His Holiness cordially.

Patriarch IRINEJ continues his visit to Northern Kosovo, Metropolitan Amfilohije served in Ranilug and visits Kosovo Pomoravlje

His Holiness IRINEJ, Serbian Patriarch served this morning Holy Liturgy in the monastery of Devic with the concelebration of Vicar Bishop Teodosije and priests of Mitrovac governorship. After Devic, Patriarch IRINEJ visited along with Bishop Teodosije monasteries of Sokolica and Banjska in Northern Kosovo and continued the journey towards Belgrade, and so his two-day visit to Kosovo and Metohija was completed.

His Eminence Metropolitan Amfilohije served this morning the Holy Liturgy in the village of Ranilug in Kosovo Pomoravlje with the concelebration of 14 priests. In the Liturgy 200 people participated and many children partook the holy bread.

Formal end of the school year for Orthodox catechists in Archbishopric of Belgrade-Karlovac

With the liturgical gathering in the church of St. Basil of Ostrog in Bezanija the school year of 2009/10 was prayerfully finished. The catechists of the Archbishopric of Belgrade-Karlovac, led by His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno, the president of the Committee for the religious education and other members of this church body which follows and supports  religious education in the state schools on the territory of the city of Belgrade, and in this way they thanked the God prayerfully for the successful work with children during the past year.