The Orthodox Christian world on the 24th of September, celebrates the miraculous icon of the Virgin Mary which appeared to a shepherd on the island of Kythera.
Our Parish has the honor and the great blessing to have a replica of that icon and the members of our Congregation and pilgrims alike are the recipients of the Virgin Mary’s intercession and grace.
Our Parish has the following services scheduled:
Wednesday 23rd of September at 6:00pm – 6:45pm the Supplicatory Canon of Our Lady of Myrtles and at 7:00pm the Great Vespers service officiated by His Grace Bishop Iakovos of Miletoupolis.
Thursday 24th of September from 7:30-10:30am Matins and Divine Liturgy.
Sunday 27th of September from 7:30-11:00am Matins and Hierarchical Divine Liturgy celebrated by His Grace Bishop Iakovos of Miletoupolis. After the Divine Liturgy, our Parish will be hosting Festivities to celebrate Our Lady with a traditional “Paniyiri” in the forecourt of the Church and the square opposite where we’ll have a wide selection of food and sweets, traditional music, folk dancing and many activities for children.