The body of the Serbian Patriarch Irinej of blessed repose transferred from the Patriarchal Palace to the Belgrade Cathedral

The body of the Serbian Patriarch Irinej of blessed memory was transferred from the Patriarchal Palace  to the Belgrade Cathedral (photo gallery)

Metropolitan Hrizostom of Dabar-Bosnia, Bishop Jovan of Sumadija, Bishop David of Krusevac and Bishop Arsenije of Nis, in a prayerful presence of Bishop Stefan of Remesiana,  Vicar of the Serbian Patriarch, performed panichida for the repose of the Patriarch’s soul  in the Cathedral Church of Saint Michael the Archangel, in Belgrade on November 21, 2020.  The HolyLiturgy was celebrated in that Cathedral church just adfter the panichida.

Patriarch of Alexandria to celebrate Feast of Saint Nicholas in Cairo

Letter sent by Patriarch Theodore to hierarchs on recognition of Ukrainian autocephalyPatriarch Theodore of Alexandria will visit Cairo on the Feast of Saint Nicholas.

The Patriarch will preside over the Vespers service on Saturday, December 5, at 18:30 and the Divine Liturgy on Sunday, December 6 at the Cathedral of Saint Nicholas in Hamzawi.

Archbishop of Athens is expected to be discharged from hospital by the end of the week

Archbishop of Athens is expected to be discharged from hospital by the end of the weekArchbishop Ieronymos of Athens and All Greece is expected to be discharged from “Evangelismos” hospital by the end of the week.

The course of the health of the Primate of the Church of Greece seems to be progressing very smoothly and, if everything continues as it is today, he may be discharged from the hospital on Thursday or Friday.

Letter of condolences of the WCC addressed to the Holy Synod of the Serbian Orthodox Church

https://www.oikoumene.org/themes/d8mo_childtheme/logo.pngThe friendship of the Lord is for those who fear him, and he makes his covenant known to them. (Ps 25,14)Your Eminences, It is with deep sadness that we heard of the falling asleep in the Lord of His Holiness, Patriarch Irinej, the Head of Orthodox Church of Serbia.

Patriarch Daniel offers prayers for rest of Patriarch Irinej’s soul

His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel officiated a memorial service at St George’s Chapel of his patriarchal residence for the rest of the soul of Serbian Patriarch Irinej on Sunday.

“The way in which he led the Serbian Orthodox Church strengthened its major role in the life of Serbian society, thus, contributing to the rapprochement of the Church to the people and the people to the Church. He militated for preserving and promoting the faith and values of Orthodoxy in a society affected by secularisation,” Patriarch Daniel noted.