Serbian Patriarch Irinej and members of the Holy Assembly of Bishops at Cathedral Church in Kragujevac

On Sunday, 2 June 2013, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, with Hierarchs of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the SOC visited the Cathedral Church of the Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos in Kragujevac.

Serbian Patriarch and members of the Holy Assembly of Bishops visit Church of Sts Peter and Paul in Arandjelovac

Serbian Patriarch and members of the Holy Assembly of Bishops visit Church of Sts Peter and Paul in Arandjelovac
Serbian Patriarch and members of the Holy Assembly of Bishops visit Church of Sts Peter and Paul in Arandjelovac
Serbian Patriarch and members of the Holy Assembly of Bishops visit Church of Sts Peter and Paul in Arandjelovac
Serbian Patriarch and members of the Holy Assembly of Bishops visit Church of Sts Peter and Paul in Arandjelovac

Following the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy and the funeral of the members of the royal family Karadjordjevic at Oplenac, His Holiness Irinej visited the church of Saints Peter and Paul in Arandjelovac.

In Nis solemn celebration of Feast day of Saints Constantine and Helen the Equal-to-the-apostles

The feast-day of Saints Constantine and Helen in the imperial city of Nis was celebrated at the highest level of the Serbian Orthodox Church

His Grace Bishop Hrizostom of Bihac-Petrovac celebrated the solemn festal Vigil service in a newly built church dedicated to these saints and especially built by the city of Nis. The local clergy of the Diocese of Nis concelebrated. His Holiness Patriarch Irinej and Their Eminences and Graces Hierarchs of our Holy Church; director of the Office for Cooperation with the Churches and the Religious communities Dr. Mileta Radojevic; Mayor of the City of Nis; presidents of the municipalities of the city; representatives of the Serbian Armed Forces and pious Christian people and guests from the Diaspora attended.

Bishop Andrej of Remesiana in Decani Monastery

Bishop Andrej of Remesiana in Decani Monastery
Bishop Andrej of Remesiana in Decani Monastery
Bishop Andrej of Remesiana in Decani Monastery
Bishop Andrej of Remesiana in Decani Monastery

His Grace Bishop Andrej of Remesiana, Vicar Bishop to the Serbian Patriarch, performed the Holy Hierachal Liturgy at the Decani Monastery on 26 May 2013. Five priests concelebrated to the Bishop while His Grace Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren attended the service. About hundred believers, mostly children from Kosovsko Pomoravlje, were present at the Holy Liturgy.

Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate on 28 May 2013

Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate on 28 May 2013
Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate on 28 May 2013
Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate on 28 May 2013
Audiences at the Serbian Patriarchate on 28 May 2013

A few separate audiences took place at the Serbian Patriarchate on 28 May 2013. His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received Mr. Armando Varricchio, the Ambassador of Italy; Mr. Valentin Inzko, the High Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina; as well as Archbishop Claudio Maria Celli, president of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications, accompanied by Nuncio Orlando Antonini and Roman-Catholic Archbishop of Belgrade Stanislav Hocevar.