THE FIRST STASIS OF THE SALUTATIONS AT THE PATRIARCHATE
On Friday the 22nd of February/7th of March 2014, the service of the First Stasis of the Salutations to the All-Holy Theotokos was held at the Katholikon of the Church of the Resurrection, in the context of the Small Compline Service and the Akathist Canon “I shall open my mouth”. The service was led by the Patriarchal Commissioner, the Most Reverend Isychios, Metropolitan of Kapitolias. The Head Cantor of the Church of the Resurrection, Archimandrite Aristovoulos, chanted in the Byzantine style, in the presence of co-praying hieromonks, hierodeacons, deacons, monks and nuns, members of the Greek parish and pilgrims.
From the Secretariat-General