Patriarch Daniel sends condolences to Serbian Holy Synod after repose of Patriarch Irinej

Basilica News Agency - Aurelian Iftimiu - 21/11/2020 His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel expressed his ‘deep sorrow’ to the Holy Synod of the Serbian Orthodox Church after the repose of Patriarch Irinej on Friday. Calling the Serbian Patriarch ‘a venerable and well-known personality of contemporary Orthodoxy,’ Patriarch Daniel prays for the rest of his soul among the righteous ‘in ...

A Video Tribute to Patriarch Irinej of Serbia from the OCP Family

OCP Media Network - 20/11/2020 A video tribute to His Holiness Irinej – Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade-Karlovci and Serbian Patriarch from the Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE, Pan-Orthodox Christian family. “The Demise of Patriarch Irinej — A Great Loss for Orthodox Christianity” George Alexander (OCP Secretary) Source:

Funeral of Patriarch Irinej to be Held at the St. Sava Cathedral on Sunday

OCP News Service - 20/11/2020 Belgrade-Serbia: The late Patriarch of Serbia Irinej will be buried on the 22nd of November, 2020. The body of the blessed Serbian Patriarch Irinej will be exhibited in the Cathedral of the Holy Archangel Michael in Belgrade during the Holy Liturgy on the feast day of the Cathedral, November 21, 2020, ...

Memorial Service for Patriarch Irinej at Cathedral Church in Belgrade

Church of Serbia - 20/11/2020 “The Demise of Patriarch Irinej — A Great Loss for Orthodox Christianity” George Alexander (OCP Secretary) His Eminence Metropolitan Hrizostom of Dabar-Bosnia celebrated the memorial service for newly-departed Serbian Patriarch Irinej at the Cathedral church of Holy Archangel Michael on 20 November 2020. Patriarch Irinej of Serbia Enters Eternal Rest Source:

Patriarch Irinej of Serbia Enters Eternal Rest

OCP News Service - 20/11/2020 +Memory Eternal+ Belgrade-Serbia: His Holiness Irinej - Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade-Karlovci and Serbian Patriarch has entered eternal rest on the 20th November 2020, at the  Karaburma  Military Hospital. The Primate of the Serbian Church was admitted to the hospital for COVID-related treatment on the 5th of November 2020. Brief Bio His pious parents ...

Statement on the Health Condition of Patriarch Irinej of Serbia

Church of Serbia - 15/11/2020 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej has been hospitalised in “Karaburma” Military Medical Centre due to the confirmed infection caused by SARS CoV2. Early in the morning of 15 November 2020 symptoms and signs of worsening of the chronic cardiac insufficiency became observable. After the implemented medical treatment, His Holiness’ health condition has ...

Patriarch Irinej of Serbia Tests Positive for COVID-19

Church of Serbia - 5/11/2020 His Holiness Irinej - Patriarch of Serbia has tested positive for COVID-19. We request prayers for the speedy recovery of the Primate of the Serbian Church.  PRESS RELEASE Belgrade-Serbia: Within regular test procedures and after epidemiological assessment, His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej was tested for SARS CoV2 with PCR test. His Holiness tested ...

Patriarch Irinej and Minister Loncar called on Citizens to Respect Epidemiological Measures During Slava Celebrations

Church of Serbia - 22/10/2020 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, and Dr. Zoran Loncar, Minister of Health in the Government of the Republic of Serbia,  called on all citizens of Serbia yesterday to adhere to anti-epidemic measures in the next period, and during slava celebrations, in order to preserve public health. At today's meeting at the Patriarchate, ...

Patriarch Irinej officiated the Holy Liturgy and a semi-annual panichida for Bishop Milutin in the Valjevo Cathedral

Church of Serbia - 2//10/2020 Prayers for the repose of the soul of one of the most eminent hierarchs of the Serbian Orthodox Church, Bishop Milutin of Valjevo, who lost his earthly life six months ago, was an occasion for a magnificent prayer gathering in the Church of the Resurrection of Christ in Valjevo. The Holy Hierarchal ...

Patriarch Irinej, President Vucic Discuss Kosovo and Metochia

Church of Serbia - 16/9/2020 His Holiness Irinej, the Serbian Patriarch, met with President of the Republic of Serbia, Mr. Aleksandar Vucic, on September 14, 2020. In an open conversation, President Vucic informed the Patriarch about the negotiations on Kosovo and Metochia that had been held in Washington and Brussels at the beginning of the month, as ...

Patriarch Irinej, Catholicos Marthoma Paulose II Celebrate Birthdays

OCP News Service - 30/8/2020 The Orthodox Christian Primates of the Serbia and India celebrate their birthdays during the last Quarter of August 2020. His Holiness Irinej – Archbishop of Peć, Metropolitan of Belgrade and Karlovci, and Serbian Patriarch celebrated the 90th birthday on the 28th of August 2020. He was officially positioned as the 45th ...

Patriarch Irinej of Serbia Celebrates 90th Birthday

His Holiness Irinej - Archbishop of Peć, Metropolitan of Belgrade and Karlovci, and Serbian Patriarch

Church of Serbia  - 30/8/2020 +Many Years+ The Serbian Church and the nation of Serbia celebrated the 90th birthday of His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch on the 28th of August 2020. In addition to the hierarchs, clergy, and monks of the Serbian Orthodox Church, His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch Irinej received on the occasion of his 90th birthday, ...

Patriarch Irinej and President Vucic Discuss Kosovo and Metohija

Church of Serbia - 16/8/2020 His Holiness Irinej, Patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church, had a meeting with the President of  Republic of Serbia, Mr. Aleksandar Vucic, on August 12, 2020. According to the official news release on the site of the President of Serbia, important national topics,  such as the fight for Kosovo and Metohija, difficult ...

Meeting of Patriarch Irinej with President Vucic Concerning Corona-virus

Church of Serbia - 21/3/2020 His Holiness Irinej, the Serbian Patriarch, met with the President of the Republic of Serbia, Mr. Aleksandar Vucic, in Belgrade on 15 March 2020. (photo: predsednik.rs, video: Tanjug) We are in a special situation while facing a great problem, which is not only our problem but the problem of the whole world, ...

Patriarch Irinej in Banja Luka: Unity, faith in God and Love Towards Homeland are the Most Important for the Serbs

Church of Serbia - 11/1/2020 His Holiness Irinej, the Serbian Patriarch, was welcomed on January 8, 2020, in front of the Bishop’s court in Banja Luka by His Grace Bishop Jefrem of Banja Luka, Prime Minister of the Republika Srpska Radovan Viskovic and Serbian Member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina Milorad Dodik. The reception of ...

Patriarch Irinej solemnly welcomed in Gracanica Monastery

Church of Serbia - 18/4/19 After touching encounters with the Serbs in Strpce and Kosovsko Pomoravlje, His Holiness Patriarch visited the Gracanica Monastery on 16 April 2019. Serbian Patriarch Irinej was solemnly greeted in Gracanica monastery by Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren with abbess Stephanida as well as the sisterhood of the Gracanica. Following the prayer in the church ...

“Let’s hug our Fatherland! Our strength is only in Unity” – Patriarch Irinej of Serbia

Church of Serbia - 27/3/19 Let’s hug our Fatherland! Our strength is only in unity, Patriarch Irinej said at the State observance of the NATO aggression. His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch Irinej spoke on March 24, 2019, in Nis at the beginning of the state ceremony marking the twentieth anniversary since the beginning of the NATO aggression ...

Patriarch Irinej officiated Liturgy and Memorial Service for Victims of the NATO Aggression

Church of Serbia - 27/3/19 On the second Sunday of Lent, 24 March 2019, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch officiated Hierarchal Liturgy in the Cathedral church of Descent of the Holy Spirit upon the Apostles in Nis with the concelebration of the Diocesan Bishop, His Grace Arsenije of Nis. After the Divine Liturgy, the memorial service (panichida) ...