Georgian Patriarch Ilia meets delegation of the Serbian Orthodox Church

Georgian Patriarch Ilia meets delegation of the Serbian Orthodox Church
Georgian Patriarch Ilia meets delegation of the Serbian Orthodox Church
Georgian Patriarch Ilia meets delegation of the Serbian Orthodox Church
Georgian Patriarch Ilia meets delegation of the Serbian Orthodox Church

 

Heads of two Sister Churches meet in Tbilisi

His Holiness Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia Ilia has organized today an audience for all delegations of the Local Orthodox Churches that have arrived and which are going to participate in the ceremonies planned for January 13th

Christmas Eve at Alexander Nevsky church

Christmas Eve at Alexander Nevsky church
Christmas Eve at Alexander Nevsky church
Christmas Eve at Alexander Nevsky church
Christmas Eve at Alexander Nevsky church

In the evening of the joyful feast day of the Nativity of the Lord, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the vesper service at the church of Alexander Nevsky. After the blessing and burning the badnjak (Yule log), Patriarch Irinej served the feast day's great vesper service and gave Christmas gifts to children. Belgrade's Mayor Dragan Djilas was present at the service.

Christmas Eve in Cathedral Church of Saint Sava on Vracar

Christmas Eve in Cathedral Church of Saint Sava on Vracar
Christmas Eve in Cathedral Church of Saint Sava on Vracar
Christmas Eve in Cathedral Church of Saint Sava on Vracar
Christmas Eve in Cathedral Church of Saint Sava on Vracar

Pious people of the Serbian capital gathered this evening in front of the Cathedral Church on Vracar, where His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno, Vicar of Serbian Patriarch, blessed and burned badnjaks (Yule logs). Across the Saint Sava's plateau the Christmas troparion could be heard: Thy nativity, O Christ our God...

Serbian Patriarch celebrates Divine Liturgy on Pasino Brdo

Serbian Patriarch celebrates Divine Liturgy on Pasino Brdo
Serbian Patriarch celebrates Divine Liturgy on Pasino Brdo
Serbian Patriarch celebrates Divine Liturgy on Pasino Brdo
Serbian Patriarch celebrates Divine Liturgy on Pasino Brdo

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, celebrated today, on Christmas Eve which is also this year the Serbian Father's Day, the Divine Liturgy in the church of Holy Trinity on Pasino Brdo in Belgrade.