The Nativity Encyclical of the Serbian Orthodox Church 2020

Church of Serbia - 6/1/2020 The Holy Hierarchical Synod of the Serbian Orthodox Church With all the Hierarchs of the Serbian Orthodox Church, to all the clergy, monastics, and all the sons and daughters of our Holy Church: grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and our Lord Jesus Christ and the Holy Spirit, with the ...

The Holy Synod of Bishops Assumes Charge of the Serbian Patriarchate

OCP News Service - 20/11/2020 Belgrade-Serbia: Holy Synod of Bishops of the Serbian Church took over the Patriarchal duties in accordance with Article 62 of the Constitution of the Serbian Orthodox Church. The Holy Synod will be chaired by the Metropolitan Chrysostom of Dabro-Bosnia until the election of a new Serbian Patriarch. “The Demise of Patriarch Irinej ...

Serbian Patriarch Received Representatives of the Movement for the Defense of Kosovo and Metohija

Church of Serbia - 11/8/2020 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received representatives of the Movement for the Defense of Kosovo and Metohija at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 7th August 2020. The representatives of the Movement for the Defense of Kosovo and Metohija presented their programme and activities to His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej in order to ...

Meeting of Patriarch Irinej with Mr. Lavrov – Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation

Church of Serbia - 20/6/2020 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received Mr. Sergei Lavrov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. The reception took place in the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 18th June 2020. In an open and friendly conversation, Minister Lavrov reiterated the support of the Russian government for the territorial integrity and sovereignty ...

Serbian Orthodox Patriarchal Paschal Encyclical 2020

Church of Serbia - 17/4/2020 The Serbian Orthodox Church to her spiritual children at Pascha, 2020 +IRINEJ By the Grace of God Orthodox Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade Karlovci and Serbian Patriarch, with all the Hierarchs of the Serbian Orthodox Church to all the clergy, monastics, and all the sons and daughters of our Holy Church: grace, mercy ...

Serbian Patriarch Receives Medical Team of Serbia

Church of Serbia - 21/3/2020 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Kyr Irinej on March 17, 2020, received an expert team of Serbian physicians at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade. His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Kyr Irinej, realizing the seriousness of the situation, with regard to the presence of the pandemic, will accept the advice of doctors, i.e., infectologists and ...

Serbian Patriarch Receives President of the National Assembly of Armenia

Church of Serbia - 14/3/2020 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received His Excellency Ararat Mirzoyan, the President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 10 March 2020.  The reception was attended besides representatives of the state delegation of the Republic of Armenia also His Grace Bishop Stefan of ...

The Serbian Patriarch Met with the Metropolitan of Volokolamsk

Church of Serbia - 18/2/2020 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received His Eminence Metropolitan Ilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on February  17, 2020. The reception was attended by members of the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church: Their Graces Bishops ...

Serbian Patriarch receives Secretary General of the World Muslim League

Church of Serbia - 11/2/2020 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received His Excellency Sheikh Muhammad bin Abdul Karim Al-Issa at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 6 February 2020. His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch welcomed the Secretary-General of the World Muslim League (رابطة العالم الاسلامي , Rabitat al-Alam al-Islami) Sheikh al-Issa at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade with welcoming ...

Ad Multos Annos, Holy Hierarch!

Church of Serbia - 26/1/2020 A  decade since the election of His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, as the 45th primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church marked in the ceremonial hall of the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade, on 22 January 2020. The film's author and editor of photo-monograph is protopresbyter-staurophor Stojadin Pavlovic, Director of the Administration Board of the ...

Serbian Patriarchal Nativity Encyclical 2019

Church of Serbia - 6/1/2020 The Serbian Orthodox Church to her spiritual children at Christmas, 2019 +IRINEJ By the Grace of God Orthodox Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade Karlovci and Serbian Patriarch, with all the Hierarchs of the Serbian Orthodox Church, to all the clergy, monastics, and all the sons and daughters of our Holy Church: grace, mercy, ...

Serbian Patriarch Irinej Received in Audience Principals of Belgrade Schools

Church of Serbia - 15/12/2019 His Holiness Irinej, the Serbian Patriarch, hosted a reception for principals of elementary and secondary schools in the territory of the Archdiocese of Belgrade-Karlovac, at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 12 December 2019. The festive reception began with Lord's Prayer sung by a choir of students from the Faculty of Theology ...

Momir Krsmanovic Decorated With The Order of Saint Sava

Church of Serbia - 24/10/2019 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, awarded writer Momir Krsmanovic with the Order of Saint Sava at a solemn reception at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 22 October 2019. The event was attended by members of the Holy Synod of Bishops: His Eminence Metropolitan Hrizostom of Dabar-Bosnia and Their Graces Bishops Irinej ...

Serbian Patriarch Received President of Armenia

Church of Serbia - 8/1/0/19 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received Mr. Armen Sarkissian, President of Armenia at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 5 October 2019.  The President of Armenia thanked Serbian Patriarch Irinej for the warm audience during which they talked about current problems faced by the Serbian and Armenian people as well as about ...

Archbishop Chrysostom of Cyprus at the Serbian Patriarchate

Church of Serbia - 20/5/19 His Beatitude Archbishop of the New Justiniana and of all Cyprus Chrysostom visited His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch Irinej in the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on May 17, 2019. Considering that the session of the Holy Bishops' Assembly was in progress, His Beatitude Chrysostom was received by this highest hierarchical representation of ...

Serbian Patriarchal Encyclical for Pascha – 2019

Church of Serbia - 25/4/2019 The Serbian Orthodox Church to her spiritual children at Pascha, 2019. +IRINEJ By the Grace of God Orthodox Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade Karlovci and Serbian Patriarch, with all the Hierarchs of the Serbian Orthodox Church to all the clergy, monastics, and all the sons and daughters of our Holy Church: grace, mercy ...

President of the Parliament of Georgia visits Serbian Patriarch

Church of Serbia - 3/4/19 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch received His Excellency Mr. Irakli Kobakhidze, at the Serbian Patriarchate on 29 March 2019. The audience was attended by His Excellency Ioseb Nanobashvili, Ambassador of Georgia to Athens and Belgrade, members of the Parliament of Georgia Mr. Goga Gulordava, Zakaria Kurtsnashvili, Mr. Giorgi Totladze, Mr. David Bakradze, ...

Serbian Church Honours Interparliamentary Assembly on Orthodoxy (I.A.O)

Church of Serbia - 1/3/19 His Holiness Patriarch Irinej received a delegation of the Interparliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy on February 20, 2019, at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade. The Holy Synod of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church awarded the Interparliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy on the occasion of its 25th anniversary, the high decoration of the Holy ...

Serbian Patriarchal Nativity Encyclical 2018-2019

Church of Serbia - 5/1/19 The Serbian Orthodox Church to her spiritual children at Christmas, 2018. +IRINEJ By the Grace of God Orthodox Archbishop of Pec, Metropolitan of Belgrade Karlovci and Serbian Patriarch, with all the Hierarchs of the Serbian Orthodox Church, to all the clergy, monastics, and all the sons and daughters of our Holy Church: grace, mercy, ...

The Serbian Patriarch received the President of Ukraine

Church of Serbia - 6/7/18 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received in   His Excellency Peter Poroshenko, President of Ukraiine, at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 3 July 2018. The President of Ukraine thanked His Holiness for the cordial reception, during which they talked about various challenges that the two brotherly peoples, Serbians and Ukrainians, have been ...

Patriarch Irinej of Serbia in Moscow

Church of Serbia - 23/6/18 The International Fund of Unity of the Orthodox Peoples, with the blessing of His Holiness Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, President of the Board of Trustees of this Fund, decided unanimously that His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, be awarded with a prestigious award “for a special contribution to the strengthening ...