On the Fifth Sunday of Lent the Orthodox Church commemorates our Righteous Mother Mary of Egypt. The feast day of Saint Mary of Egypt is April 1, however, she is also commemorated on this Sunday due to her recognition by the Church as a model of repentance.
His Eminence Archbishop Makarios Tillyrides Kenyas presided over the Divine liturgy at St Pantlemon kerwa. After the liturgy His Eminence elevated fr Makarios, the parish priest to the rank of fr confessor and Mr Eliud to the rank of subdeacon.
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