Bishop of Corfu, Mr. Nektarios: Our children grow up with spiritual security, within the Church”
On Monday morning, September 9, 2019, his Eminence the Bishop of Corfu, Paxoi and Diapontian Islands, Mr. Nektarios did the Blessing service in the Kindergarden School of the Holy Metropolis, “ELENI BELLOU”.
Mr. Nektarios got connected with the yound children with great joy and profound emotion, while addressing to the parents who participated in the Blessing service that children grow up with spiritual security within the Church.
In a time of confusion and where the values of faith and homeland are treated with prejudice that parents send their children to the Kindergarden of the Church is an act of resistance, hope and love embracing the overall development of the child’s personality, with the principles of our tradition.
He highlighted the warmth and hospitality of the local Church’s premises, the fact that both its headmistress, Mrs. Anna Kontopoulou and the teaching staff, made every effort to socialize with the children, and to learn the essentials, while expressing her concern. its joy for their angelic faces resting in the nest of the Church.
It is worth noting that the Kindergarden is in operation for the ninth consecutive year!