Strumica Diocese: News

Saint Tryphon ( 14.02.2005 )

Today, in Kavadarci, in honour of the Holy Martyr Tryphon, His Eminence Metropolitan Timothy of Debar, Kičevo, and Plaošnik and administrator of Povardarie officiated Divine Liturgy with his concelebrants, Metropolitan Nahum of Strumica and Metropolitan Agathangel of Bregalnica, in the presence of numberless clergy and devout laity. At the Liturgy, the diocesan metropolitan Timothy ordained protopresbyters the priest Tome Jovanov, hierarch’s deputy of the Povardarie Diocese, and the priest Borislav Lazov, superior of the church of Saint Demetrius. After the Liturgy, the hierarchs and the devout people went to the newly constructed administrative building at the church of Saint Demetrius – the hierarchs consecrated it, and the zealous donors were granted a letter of thanks by the diocesan Episcope Timothy, for their with love given donations. The cutting out of the vine, as customary on this day, was also performed.