Serbian Orthodox Church
The feast day of Pentecost (The Descent of the Holy Spirit upon the disciples ), which is the Patron Saint's Day of our Cathedral church which is being renovated, was solemnly celebrated in Mostar. The Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was served by Bishop Grigorije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina and the Littoral with the concelebration of nine priests and four deacons from our Diocese and our dear guests from Belgrade and Novi Sad.
In the mansion of St. Prohor Pčinjski Monastery, on June 9, 2011 the Scientific meeting entitled "800 YEARS OF SERBIAN MEDICINE" was opened, organized by the Section for history of medicine of the Serbian Medical Society, the oldest medical association in our country. The aim of this meeting was to encourage a creation of the Institute for the history of medicine.
On the behalf and with the blessing of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, His Grace Vicar Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of St. Trinity at the representation of the Moscow Patriarchate in Belgrade.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch served today, on the occasion of the 143rd anniversary of the death of Prince Mihailo Obrenovic, the memorial service to one of the most significant Serbian leaders of the new century.
His Holiness Irinej Serbian Patriarch receieved today in the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade academician Sergey Novikov, one of the greatest mathematician of today and the winner of the Fields Medal in 1970.