Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with renowned Greek theologian Christos Yannaras

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate's department for external church relations and rector of the Church Post-Graduate School met, on 7 May 2010 at the DECR, with Prof. Christos Yannaras, a renowned Greek theologian and religious philosopher. In a warm atmosphere they discussed various aspects of Russian-Greek cultural and academic relations.

St.Mark's Day Procession in Podgorica with the relics of Venerable Symeon of Dajbabe

The traditional St.Mark's Day procession was held in the streets of Podgorica in the evening on May 8, 2010, for the first time with the relics of newly canonized saint of our Church Venerable Symeon of Dajbabe. The procession, in which great deal of faithful of Podgorica took part, was led by His Eminence Amfilohije Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral and Their Graces Bishops: Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic, Irinej of Australia-New Zealand and Jovan of Dioclea, with many priests and monks.

Patron Saint's Day of St. Sava Cathedral on Vrachar



His Holiness IRINEJ, Serbian Patriarch with the bishops of our Holy Church will serve the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy on a day of burning the relics of St. Sava, May 10, 2010 with the beginning at 9am, in the memorial cathedral of the Serbian people to its first Archbishop on Vracar in Belgrade. On the Eve of the feast day, on May 9, at 5pm, at a small Vracar church of St. Sava a feast day's vigil service.

Burning the relics of Saint Sava

Patron Saint's Day of St. Marko Church in Belgrade

His Holiness IRINEJ, Serbian Patriarch served today, on a feast day of Saint Mark, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in Belgrade church dedicated to  this  apostle of God with the concelebration of Their Graces Bishops: Longin of Nova Grachanica, Mitrophan of East America, Irinej of Australia and New Zealand and Atanasije of Hvosno.

Rector of the cathedral in Belgrade presents Patriarch Kirill with an icon of St. Lazarus of Kosovo

After the Divine Liturgy celebrated on 6 May 2010 at St. George's on Poklonnaya Hill, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with members of St. Michael's patriarchal choir in Belgrade led by the rector of the cathedral and artistic director of the choir, Archpriest Peter Lukic. The choir has come to Moscow with the blessing of Patriarch Irinej of Serbia for the 9th Easter Festival.

Ambassador of Azerbeijan visits Serbian Patriarch

Today, the Serbian Patriarchate  His Holiness  IRINEJ, Serbian Patriarch received in an official visit  His Excellency Dr. Eldar Hassanov, a first Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Azerbeijan to Serbia.