His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received Mr. Alexis Tsipras, President of the Government of the Republic of Greece, with associates at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade, on 1 February 2017.
The audience was attended by His Grace Bishop Arsenije of Toplica, Vicar of the Serbian Patriarch.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy at the church of Saint Athanasius the Great in Zemun's suburb of Plavi Horizonti on 31 January 2017 (phоto gallery).
The Patriarch was concelebrated by the priesthood of the Archdiocese of Belgrade-Karlovci, in the prayerful presence of Director of the Bureau for Cooperation with teh Churches and Religious Communities Dr. Mileta Radojevic and many believers.
His Grace Bishop Arsenije of Toplica, principal of the Saint Sava Cathedral and Vicar Bishop of the Serbian Patriarch, attended the Saint Sava’s Academy in the crypt of this Memorial Cathedral in the Vracar district on 25 January 2017.
The Saint Sava’s academy, organized by the church of Saint Sava, was attended by the Principal of the Saint Sava’s Seminary protopresbyter-stavrophor Professor Dr. Dragan Protic, Director of the Administrative Office of the Patriarchate protopresbyter-stavrophor StojadinPavlovic, spiritual elder of the church of Holy Transfiguration in Zagreb archimandrite Danilo Ljubotinja, parish priests of the Saint Sava Cathedral and many guests.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, celebrated on 29 January 2017, on the feast-day of the Precious Chains of Holy Apostle Peter, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of Saint Parasceve at Cukaricka Padina, Belgrade
Clergy of the Archdiocese of Belgrade-Karlovac concelebrated to the Patriarch, in presence of a lot of faithful people and children. At the beginning of the Divine service His Holiness laid in the church some particles of the relics of Holy Great-martyr George, a precious gift of the brotherhood of the Saint Paul Monastery on Mount Athos.
The feast day of the memory of the Precious Chains of Holy Apostle Paul and Venerable Romil of Ravanica, was prayerfully celebrated at the side chapel of Saint hieromartyr George of Slavonia in Slavonski Brod on 29 January 2017.
His Eminence Metropolitan Porfirije of Zagreb and Ljubljana and His Grace Bishop Jovan of Pakrac-Slavonia celebrated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the concelebration of the local clergy.
On Friday, 27 January 2017, Patron’s Saint day (slava) of the church of Saint Sava was marked in Wellington.
The celebration was enhanced by a guest from Sidney, Fr Nemanja Mrdjenovic, who officiated the Holy Liturgy with the concelebration of Fr Predrag, parish priest in Wellington.