A conference on the protection of holy shrines of the Serbian Orthodox Church on Kosovo and Metohija

A conference on the protection of holy shrines of the Serbian Orthodox Church on Kosovo and Metohija
A conference on the protection of holy shrines of the Serbian Orthodox Church on Kosovo and Metohija
A conference on the protection of holy shrines of the Serbian Orthodox Church on Kosovo and Metohija
A conference on the protection of holy shrines of the Serbian Orthodox Church on Kosovo and Metohija

With the blessing of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, Their Graces Bishops Teodosije of Raska-Prizren,  member of the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church, and Jovan of Lipljan, Vicar Bishop to the Serbian Patriarch, met with NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the KFOR Commander General Halbauer and about forty representatives of countries-members of the NATO at the Patriarchate of Pec on 3 July 2013. They spoke with the members of the North-Atlantic Council, the highest governing body of the NATO, about the protection of the holy shrines of the Serbian Orthodox Church in Kosovo and Metohija.

Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate – 5 July 2013

Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate – 5 July 2013
Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate – 5 July 2013
Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate – 5 July 2013
Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate – 5 July 2013

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received H.E. Giuseppe Manzo, Ambassador of Italy in Serbia, with colleagues at the Serbian Patriarchate on 5 July 2013.

Episcopal Assembly of Oceania marks the 1,700th Anniversary of the Edict of Milan

Episcopal Assembly of Oceania marks the 1,700th Anniversary of the Edict of Milan
Episcopal Assembly of Oceania marks the 1,700th Anniversary of the Edict of Milan
Episcopal Assembly of Oceania marks the 1,700th Anniversary of the Edict of Milan
Episcopal Assembly of Oceania marks the 1,700th Anniversary of the Edict of Milan

The Episcopal Assembly of Oceania solemnly marked the 1,700th Anniversary of the issuance of the Edict of Milan by the Roman Emperor St Constantine the Great in 313 AD with the Pan-Orthodox celebration of Great Vespers for Feast of Sts Constantine and Helen on Monday evening, 20 May 2013.

Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate - 4 July 2013

Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate - 4 July 2013
Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate - 4 July 2013
Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate - 4 July 2013
Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate - 4 July 2013

His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received in separate visits Mr. Kirill Kravchenko, Director General of the Serbian Petroleum Company (NIS), and Mr. Euripides Euriviadis, Political Director at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus, accompanied by Mrs. Nafsika Krusti, the Ambassador of Cyprus in Serbia, on July 4th, 2013.

On the same day the Serbian Patriarch hosted for members of the folklore group at the Church congregation of Saint George in Cabramatta, Sydney.