Metropolitan Jovan visits University of Zagreb

Metropolitan Jovan visits University of Zagreb
Metropolitan Jovan visits University of Zagreb
Metropolitan Jovan visits University of Zagreb
Metropolitan Jovan visits University of Zagreb

On Thursday, 6 February 2013, Metropolitan Jovan of Zagreb-Ljubljana accompanied by Dr. Slobodan Uzelac and priest Aleksandar Obradovic, visited the University of Zagreb. Professor Dr. Sci. Aleksandar Bjelis, rector of the University of Zagreb, with his associates cordially welcomed His Grace Bishop Jovan. They talked about possibilities of cooperation between the University and the Serbian Orthodox Church.

Serbian Patriarch Irinej in Prizren

Serbian Patriarch Irinej in Prizren
Serbian Patriarch Irinej in Prizren
Serbian Patriarch Irinej in Prizren
Serbian Patriarch Irinej in Prizren

Serbian Patriarch Irinej along with bishops celebrated the Divine Liturgy in Prizren. The Holy Synod of Bishops and the Committee for Kosovo and Metohia held a meeting

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch celebrated yesterday the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral Church of Saint Great Martyr George in Prizren, with concelebration of seven bishops, members of the Holy Synod of Bishops and the Committee for Kosovo and Metohia.

Along with bishops, clergy and monks of the Diocese of Raska-Prizren concelebrated, while the choir of the Seminary of Saints Cyril and Methodius sang responses.

Serbian Patriarch visits Gracanica Monastery

Serbian Patriarch visits Gracanica Monastery
Serbian Patriarch visits Gracanica Monastery
Serbian Patriarch visits Gracanica Monastery
Serbian Patriarch visits Gracanica Monastery

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, with members of the Holy Synod of Bishops and the Committee for Kosovo and Metohia last night arrived at Gracanica Monastery

Two centuries of Njegoš

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, met on 5 February 2013 with the delegation of the Committee for celebration of 200th anniversary of the birth of Bishop Petar I Petrović Njegoš. The delegations consisted of: academician Matija Bećković, president of the Committee; corresponding member of the Serbian Academy of Sciencies and Arts (SASA) Miro Vuksanović and Professor Dr. Dragan Stanić, vicepresidents; and also academician Dimitrije Stefanović,secretary general of SASA.

President of the Republic of Serbia, Mr. Tomislav Nikolic visits Patriarchate of Constantinople

Mr. Tomislav Nikolic, President of the Republic of Serbia, within his two-day visit to Turkey, met with His All-Holiness Patriarch Bartholomew I at the Ecumenical Patriarchate on 5 february 2013. The meeting lasted approximately one hour and they discussed themes of general interest, reported by Romfea. On this occasion the firm bond of the Ecumenical Patriarchate with the Serbian Orthodox Church and Serbian people was emphasized. After the meeting, President Nikolic also visited the Patriarchal church of Saint George in attendance of the clergy of the Patriarchate.