Paralimni: Panagiotissa was inaugurated (PICTURES)

A vigil was held for the opening of the Church of Panagiotissa in Protaras

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In an oppressive atmosphere, the inauguration of the Holy Church of the Dormition of the Virgin Mary in Protaras took place on the evening of July 5, 2024, the master of ceremonies was His Eminence Metropolitan of Constantia and Famagusta, Mr. Vasilios, flanked by the priestly head of the church and archdiocese of the Metropolis, Archimandrite Kkara as also other priests.

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As the order of the sequence of the Inauguration dictates, parts of the martyr's relics were cut in the holy temple and placed on the holy disk. Then the Inauguration Vespers was celebrated.

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This was followed by Orthros, the Inauguration and the Divine Liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom.

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The procession was attended by the mayor of Paralimni-Deryneia Giorgos Nikolettos, the deputy mayor of Paralimni Kleanthis Koutsoftas, MPs of Famagusta as well as several believers.

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