Annual reception for Belgrade school principals

Church of Serbia – 19/12/16

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received principals of primary and secondary schools from the territory of the Archdiocese of Belgrade-Karlovac at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade ,on 15 December 2016. The reception was attended by Minister of Education at the Government of the Republic of Serbia Mr. Mladen Sarcevic.

Afteran introductory welcome oration of His Holiness the Patriarch, protopresbyter-staurophor Professor Dr. Dragomir Sando, the head of the Catechetic committee of the Archdiocese of Belgrade-Karlovac, delivered a keynote address. He reminded that also this year a nice tradition was being continued in the way that His Holiness opened the doors of his residence to the Belgrade school principals in order consider with them the mutual task of educating the young generation.

Yesterday’s reception was attended by His Grace Bishop Arsenije of Toplica, Vicar Bishop of the Serbian Patriarch; protopresbyter-staurophor Dr. Predrag Puzovic, Dean of the Faculty of Orthodox Theology of the University of Belgrade; Director of the Bureau for Cooperation with Churches and Religious Communities Dr. Mileta Radojevic; Director of the Institute for improvement of teaching and teaching equipments Professor Dr. Zoran Avramovic; Director of the Patriarchal Administration Office protopresbyter-staurophor Stojadin Pavlovic; protopresbyter Miroslav Colakovic, Secretary of the Archdiocese; MSc Sandra Dabic, Secretary of the Committee for religious education of the Archdiocese as well as by members of the Catechetic Committee of the Archbishopric of Belgrade-Karlovac.