Tonsure of a Nun in the Holy Metropolis of Corfu


Tonsure of a Nun in the Holy Metropolis of Corfu

On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, his Eminence the Bishop of Corfu, Paxoi and Diapontian Islands, Mr. Nektarios did the Divine Liturgy in the Holy Monastery of Saint Paraskevi in Lakones village, where during the Divine Liturgy did the tonsure of the Nun Nektaria, Abbess of the Holy Monastery.

In his speech, the Bishop of Corfu wished to the new Nun, to be strengthened by our Lord through the embassies of our Virgin Mary and Saint Paraskevi.  Sin is not fought by any other means apart from praying, fasting, obeying, humbleness and participating to the mystery of the Holy Confession and especially to the mystery of the Holy Communion.

In his closing, Mr. Nektarios thanked the Monastical Fraternities of the local Church who were present to this mystery and especially Abbess Euphemia of the Holy Monastery of Pantokrator of Agios Athanasios who was responsible for her guidance.


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