Serbian Orthodox Church

Solemn reception regarding the departure of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch and members of the Holy Synod of Bishops from Zagreb

Solemn reception regarding the departure of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch and members of the Holy Synod of Bishops from Zagreb
Solemn reception regarding the departure of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch and members of the Holy Synod of Bishops from Zagreb
Solemn reception regarding the departure of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch and members of the Holy Synod of Bishops from Zagreb
Solemn reception regarding the departure of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch and members of the Holy Synod of Bishops from Zagreb

After the evening service in the church of St. Sava in Zagreb where His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch was present along with the host Metropolitan Jovan and many Bishops of our Holy Church, the reception was held at the premises of the spiritual centre. Among invitees there were high representatives of the City of Zagreb led by mayor Milan Bandic, Ambassador of the Republic of Serbia Mr. Stanislav Vukicevic, representatives of the Serbian institutions and organizations in Croatia, as well as the all who helped finishing of the construction of this magnificent church. For the great help and cooperation during the construction of the Grammar school and the spiritual centre, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch awarded Mayor of Zagreb Mr. Milan Bandic the Order of Emperor Constantine the Great. 

Consecration of the church of St. Sava in Zagreb

Consecration of the church of St. Sava in Zagreb
Consecration of the church of St. Sava in Zagreb
Consecration of the church of St. Sava in Zagreb
Consecration of the church of St. Sava in Zagreb

On Saturday, June 9, 2012 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch consecrated a new church of Saint Sava in Zagreb, built within a building of the grammar school of Kantakuzin Katarina Brankovic and the spiritual centre in the Monastery of Saint Petka, at Sveti Duh. His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch was concelebrated by Metropolitan Jovan of Zagreb-Ljubljana, Bishop Vasilije of Zvornik-Tuzla, Bishop Lukijan of Osek-Polje and Baranja, Vicar Bishop Antonije of Moravica with many priests and deacons. 

Bishop Atanasije serves in church of St. Sava

Bishop Atanasije serves in church of St. Sava

His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno served on Whit Tuesday Divine Liturgy in the church of St. Sava on Vracar. The brotherhood of the church concelebrated. 

After the partaking of the Holy Communion of a great number of believers Bishop Atanasije held a sermon on the force of Holy Spirit. 

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch visits Metropolitanate of Zagreb-Ljubljana

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch visits Metropolitanate of Zagreb-Ljubljana
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch visits Metropolitanate of Zagreb-Ljubljana
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch visits Metropolitanate of Zagreb-Ljubljana
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch visits Metropolitanate of Zagreb-Ljubljana

On June 7, 2012 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch with members of the Holy Synod of Bishops, Their Graces Bishops Vasilije of Srem, Irinej of Backa and Jovan of Sumadija arrived in a three-day visit to the Metropolitanate of Zagreb-Ljubljana and the Republic of Croatia. The host, Metropolitan Jovan of Zagreb-Ljubljana, priests and faithful people welcomed the Serbian Patriarch and Their Graces Bishops in the Cathedral church in the Transfiguration of the Lord where doxology was served.