He paid a visit to the Holy Community of Mount Athos, Monday 17 August 2020 delegation of the Church of Greece.
The delegation consisted of Rev.. Metropolitan of Nea Krini and Kalamaria Mr.. Justin, the Rev.. Metropolitan of Siatista Mr.. Athanasios and Archim. Bartholomew Triantaphyllides, Secretary of the Special Synodal Committee for Cultural Identity of the Holy Synod.
The delegation was welcomed by the Chief Elder Pavlos Lavriotis, who led them to Protato, where they worshiped the miraculous Icon of the Virgin of Axion Esti.
The delegation of the Church of Greece arrived on Mount Athos to deliver to the Holy See, letter of the Archbishop of Athens and all of Greece Mr.. Jerome on the celebrations for 200 years since its Revolution 1821.
According to information from Romfea.gr in the letter, His Beatitude, Among other things, the Holy Supervision requests that the Miraculous Icon of Axion Esti leave Mount Athos for the celebrations..
The delegation also presented the positions of the Church of Greece regarding the celebrations, where, among other things, he requested the participation of the Holy Guard.
The Chief Elder Pavlos Lavriotis after listening carefully to the requests of the Church of Greece, stressed that he would convey the requests to the Holy Community of Mount Athos.
Finally, the delegation thanked the Chief Elder Paul for the reception, while they also signed the guest notebook.