Slava of the Patriarchate of Pec celebrated


Serbian Orthodox Church

The slava of the Patriarchate of Pec, the Holy Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos was celebrated on October 14, 2012 at the church of St. Saviour  with the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy served by His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Kyr Irinej.

His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Kyr Irinej was concelebrated by Their Graces Kyr Vasilije Bishop of Srem, Kyr Irinej Bishop of Backa, Kyr Joanikije Bishop of Budimlje-Niksic, Kyr Teodosije Bishop of Raska-Prizren and Kyr Jovan Bishop of Lipljan, eleven priests and four deacons, along with the choirs from Berane and Podgorica. Several hundreds believers attended the service, as well as president of the Committee for Kosovo and Metohija of the Assembly of Serbia Mr. Milovan Drecun, director of the Office of the Government of Serbia for cooperation with the Churches and traditional religious communities Mr. Mileta Radojevic and director of the Office of the Government of Serbia for Kosovo and Metohija Mr. Aleksandar Vulin, and many envoys of the international bodies led by the Head of the OESC mission in Kosovo Mr. Jean-Claude Schlumberger. The host of the slava was Member of Assembly Mr. Dragomir Karic.