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Visit of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew to the Metropolis of Thessaloniki accompanied by Archbishop Demetrios of America

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew (center) with Archbishop Demetrios of America (to his right) and Metropolitan Anthimos of Thessaloniki (to his left)


NEW YORK – His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, accompanied by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America visited the Holy Metropolis of Thessaloniki Oct. 22-26. On the feast day of St. Demetrios, the patron Saint of Thessaloniki, His All Holiness presided at the Patriarchal Divine Liturgy in the historic church of St. Demetrios with Archbishop Demetrios concelebrating the liturgy with the Patriarch and other Hierarchs.

Photos from the week-long visit are available in the photo gallery here.