Yesterday, Monday 21 November 2022, on the Feast Day of the Entrance of the Theotokos into the Temple, at the celebrating Holy Cathedral of Panagia of Pera, a Patriarchal and Synodical Divine Liturgy took place, officiated and presided over by His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarchal Bartholomew.
At the Divine Liturgy, His All-Holiness conducted the ordination to the Holy Diaconate of Mr. Konstantinos Mavrommatis, from Thessaloniki, Greece, who will be serving the Greek Orthodox Community of Stavrodromi.
His Eminence Metropolitan Bartholomew of Polyana and Kilkis spoke the Divine Word and the meaning of the Feast Day of the Holy Theotokos.
The Patriarchal and Synodical Divine Liturgy took place in the presence of many Orthodox of the City of Constantinople, visitors from Greece and Students of the Zografou School who were celebrating their anniversary of graduation.
After the Divine Liturgy, a reception was held in the Community Hall.