Serbian Orthodox Church
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received today, on 7 November 2013, Mr. Ivan Mrkic, Minister of Foreign Affairs in the Government of the Republic of Serbia, at the Serbian Patriarchate.
Bishop Teodosije of Raska-Prizren served the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy with the concelebration of three priests, in the church of Saint George the Greatmartyr on 3 November 2013. Students of the Prizren Seminary along with their professors sang responses. Following the Liturgy the Bishop talked with believers of this small but brave Serbian community in this imperial city.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received yesterday an award - the Honorary Citizen of Zemun with a medal - at a solemn session of the Assembly of the City Municipality of Zemun, held on the occasion of the Day of Zemun.
The Patriarch received this dinstinction on the occasion of 5th November, the Day of Zemun, which is marking the date when the Serbian army liberated this town in 1918.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, received His Excellency Majib Fahim Pour, Ambassador of the Republic of Iran in Serbia, with associates at the Serbian Patriarchate yesterday, on 4 November 2013.
The Diocese of Srem is for the second time in the month the host to His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, and on this occasion the clergy, monks and the faithful gathered from all areas, in order to welcome Serbian Patriarch Irinej.
His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, officiated the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy with the concelebration of Their Graces Bishops: Vasilije of Srem, Lavrentije of Sabac, Irinej of Backa, Ignjatije of Branicevo, Lukijan of Osek-Polje, Hrizostom of Zvornik-Tuzla, Nikanor of Banat, Lukijan of Budim, David of Krusevac and Atanasije of Bihac-Petrovac.