Blessing of the new bookshop of the Holy Metropolis of Corfu


Blessing of the new bookshop of the Holy Metropolis of Corfu

On Tuesday afternoon, July 30, 2019, his Eminence, the Bishop of Corfu, Paxoi and Diapontian Islands, Mr. Nektarios did the Blessing of the new Bookshop of the Holy Metropolis of Corfu. The new bookshop was transferred from the Saint Spyridon square to Nikiforos Theotokis street.

In his greeting, Mr. Nektarios, after expressing his great joy at the completion of the work of this ecclesiastical bookstore, emphasized that first of all, living is blessed by God, but without any offense. The local Church, because it has both spiritual and material needs (many social areas), with as much money as it can save, helps every day those in need. No one has found the door of the Holy Metropolis closed. After all, this was exactly the order of the spiritual father, the Bishop,, when he came to be bishop on the island of Corfu, that is, anyone seeking help not to leave empty-handed.

Secondly, continued the Bishop of Corfu, the ecclesiastical store of the Holy Metropolis also caters to the needs of those people who are looking for books that are lucrative and mainly approved by our Holy Church, as well as various kinds of veneration.

Upon arriving, His Eminence thanked and congratulated Panosios. Archim. Ioustinos Constantas, Chancellor of the HM of Corfu, who undertook this task of the new bookstore and did not bother, but with much love and zeal, as all fathers do, also helps him in the spiritual advancement of the local Church, to glorify God and to minister to them. people.

Subsequently, Father Ioustinos thanked the Triune God, Lady Theotokos and Saint Spyridon, in turn, for the completion of this work. He also thanked both His Eminence for his paternal care and blessing, for the prosperity of all these efforts, and for the church shop associates and employees who work daily in this endeavor of the local Church.



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