THE FEAST OF PATRIARCH ABRAHAM IN BEER SHEBA 2017
On the eve of the Sunday of the Holy and Righteous Forefathers, Saturday December 10/23 2017, the first feast of the Holy and Righteous Patriarch Abraham was observed in Beer Sheba.
The Episcopal Divine Liturgy was officiated by the Most Reverend Metropolitan Kyriakos of Nazareth. Others present were: Archimandrite Chrysostom, Hegoumen of Cana of Galilee, Archimandrite Leontios, Hegoumen of Rafidia & Nablus in Samaria, Archimandrite Seraphim, Dean Priest of the Holy Church of St. Nilolaos in Migdal Ha-Emek, Archimandrite Demetrios from the Central Monastery, Deacon Demetrios and the Hegoumen of the Holy Monastery of the Apostles in Capernaum Fr. Eirinarchos.
Before the beginning of the Divine Liturgy, the Most Reverend Metropolitan of Nazareth sanctified the Holy Vessels which are donated by the noble Christians of Beer Sheba for the liturgical needs of the Holy Monastery.
Hegoumen of the H. Monastery of St. Nikolaos.