Serbian Patriarch Irinej honorary citizen of Zemun

Serbian Patriarch Irinej honorary citizen of Zemun
Serbian Patriarch Irinej honorary citizen of Zemun
Serbian Patriarch Irinej honorary citizen of Zemun
Serbian Patriarch Irinej honorary citizen of Zemun

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received yesterday an award - the Honorary Citizen of Zemun with a medal - at a solemn session of the Assembly of the City Municipality of Zemun, held on the occasion of the Day of Zemun. 

The Patriarch received this dinstinction on the occasion of 5th November, the Day of Zemun, which is marking the date when the Serbian army liberated this town in 1918.

Audience at the Serbian Patriarchate - 4 November 2013

Audience at the Serbian Patriarchate - 4 November 2013
Audience at the Serbian Patriarchate - 4 November 2013
Audience at the Serbian Patriarchate - 4 November 2013
Audience at the Serbian Patriarchate - 4 November 2013

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received His Excellency Majib Fahim Pour, Ambassador of the Republic of Iran in Serbia, with associates at the Serbian Patriarchate yesterday, on 4 November 2013.

Patron Saint-day of the Monastery of Cetinje

The feast day of the Saint Luke the Apostle and the Evangelist and Saint Peter of Cetinje was celebrated in the Cetinje Monastery with the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy. His Eminence Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral officiated the Divine Liturgy with the concelebration of Their Graces Bishops Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic, Teodosije of Raska-Prizren and retired Bishop Atanasije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina

Lots of priests concelebrated to Bishops, while the faithful from all areas of Montenegro, Serbia and Republic of Srpska prayerfully participated in the Liturgy. The liturgical gathering was held on the occasion of two jubilees: 150th anniversary of the Cetinje Seminary and the 200th anniversary of the birth of Bishop Peter II Petrovic Njegos. 

Three centuries of the Metropolitanate of Karlovci

Three centuries of the Metropolitanate of Karlovci
Three centuries of the Metropolitanate of Karlovci
Three centuries of the Metropolitanate of Karlovci
Three centuries of the Metropolitanate of Karlovci

The Diocese of Srem is for the second time in the month the host to His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, and on this occasion the clergy, monks and the faithful gathered from all areas, in order to welcome Serbian Patriarch Irinej.

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy with the concelebration of Their Graces Bishops: Vasilije of Srem, Lavrentije of Sabac, Irinej of Backa, Ignjatije of Branicevo, Lukijan of Osek-Polje, Hrizostom of Zvornik-Tuzla, Nikanor of Banat, Lukijan of Budim, David of Krusevac and Atanasije of Bihac-Petrovac. 

Bishop Maxim's Meeting with Sacramento "Monday Group"

On Tuesday in Sacramento, a group of young people from Sacramento area had been invited to meet and visit with Vladika at Fr. William Weir's house. The Right Reverend Bishop Maxim was the Honored Guest for the 20–40 Monday night group. Protinica Maryanne had wonderfully organized the event and prepared a delicious meal for the group. Bishop Maxim sat surrounded by the young people and they shared an evening of exploring ideas.