Church of Serbia – 16/7/19
On the feast day of Holy Apostles Peter and Paul, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church dedicated to these saints in Topcider.
The Patriarch was concelebrated by protopresbyter-staurophor Petar Sailovic and Djordje Trajkovic, protopresbyter Branislav Jelic, presbyters Arsenije Arsenijevic and Vukasin Milicevic, as well as deacons Aleksandar Sekulic and Nenad Idrizovic, in the prayerful presence of dean of the church presbyter Vladimir Markovic.
The Holy Liturgy was attended by Director of the Office fo Cooperation with Churches and Religious Communities Dr Mileta Radojevic, representatives of the Training Command of the Serbian Armed Forces, representatives of the Guard of the Serbian Army and Belgrade’s Gandarmerie unit, Special unit of divers and rescuers, representatives of the Municipality of Savski Venac, members of the Circle of Serbian sisters and numerous guests.
After the Holy Liturgy and the procession around the church, His Holiness Patriarch blessed the slava cake and held a sermon about Holy Apostles Peter and Paul.