Holy Assembly of Serbian Bishops begins with the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the Patriarchate of Pec

Serbian Orthodox Church – May 2016

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His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the conciliar con-celebration of the hierarchs of the Serbian Orthodox Church at the Patriarchate of Pec on 14 May 2016. They all gathered on the occasion of the beginning of the regular session of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church.

Following the Holy Liturgy the rite of the Invocation of the Holy Spirit was performed for the blessed and successful work of the Assembly. His Eminence Metropolitan Amfilohije held a speech, after which he served on the monastery’s cemetery a commemoration for abbesses and nuns of blessed repose of the Great Laura of the Patriarchate of Pec.