ROYAL FAMILY AT EASTER LITURGY IN THE CRYPT OF ST. SAVA TEMPLE

TRH Prince Philip and Prince Peter, His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej, HRH Crown Prince Alexander

16/04/2017

Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander, Crown Princess Katherine, Prince Peter and Prince Philip, accompanied by Mrs. Betty Roumeliotis, and artist Mrs Danica Marinkovic attended this morning the Holy Liturgy, which was officiated by His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej and the Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church, in the crypt of St. Sava Temple.

In his Easter congratulations Crown Prince Alexander said: “To all our Christian citizens I wish you spend Easter in peace and harmony. Today be joyful, because this is the day when we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus when we should all recognize the beauty of life, love and harmony. This year Christian faiths are united together in the most joyous Christian holiday celebrating Easter. My family and I wish you to finish whatever you started, and to have love always and forever. Christ is risen!”.

Upon completion of the sacred liturgy, the Royal Family in the company of HE Mr Ivica Dacic, First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Serbia, attended the ceremonial reception on Easter in the St. Sava temple parish home, hosted by His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej.

TRH Prince Philip, Prince Peter, Crown Prince Alexander, Mr. Ivica Dačić, First Vice President and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia with his son Luka Dacic Mrs. Betty Roumeliotis, HRH Crown Princess Katherine and Crown Prince Alexander, His Grace Arsenije, Bishop of Toplica, HRH Prince Philip, Ms. Danica Marinkovic Holy Communion of HRH Crown Prince Alexander Speech by His Grace Arsenije, Bishop of Toplica

Ms. Danica Marinkovic, Their Royal Highnesses Prince Philip and Prince Peter, Mrs. Betty Roumeliotis His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej with TRH Prince Peter and Prince Philip Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine at the Holy Liturgy in the crypt of St. Sava Temple