Afrer premieres in New York, Toronto, London, Rome and Melburn, also the fans of spiritual music in the Serbian capital had an honour and a blessing last night to attend an unusual art event. The great hall of the Kolarac Endowment was a place of the Belgrade premiere of a very rare musical form - Orthodox St Matthew Passion, which was composed by His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion (Alfeyev) of Volokolamsk.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received today at the Serbian Patriarchate His Eminence Hilarion of Volokolamsk, the President of the Office for foreign church relations of the Moscow Patriarchate.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received on March 24, 2011 a delegation of the party New Serbian Democracy from Montenegro. The delegation consisted of Mr. Andrija Mandic, the president of the party and Mr. Budimir Aleksic, the president of political council of the party. They informed Patriarch about situation in Montenegro before the forthcoming census of the population, planned for the period from April 1-15.
Today His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion (Alfeyev) of Volokolamsk, the President of the Office for Internal Church Affairs of the Moscow Patriarchate came in a three-day official visit to the Serbian Orthodox Church and the Republic of Serbia.
His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion (Alfeyev) of Volokolamsk, the chairman of the Department of External Church Relation of the Moscow Patriarchate held yesterday on March 31, 2011 a lecture at the Faculty of the Orthodox Theology of the University of Belgrade in a presence of His Grace Bishop Irinej of Backa, professors, teachers and students of this highest higher education institute of our Holy Church.