Metropolitan Cleopas pastoral visit to Gotenbourg

Curch leader praises efforts of local parishes and faithful in speech

His Eminence Metropolitan Cleopas of Sweden and All Scandinavia  visited the cities of Gotenbourg and Boras on his 2-day pastoral tour on November 19 and 20. Metropolitan Cleopas had the chance to meet with the youth and newly arrived parents at of the Holy Trinity Parish in Gotenbourg upon the invitation of newly appointed reverend pastor Petros Moralis. His Eminence Cleopas attended an event organised by the Greek community of the city of Boras. The following day Cleopas presided over the Holy Liturgy held at the local Church. During his visit in the Gotenbourg Church, Metropolitan Cleopas said he felt “vindicated” after meeting with the youth and their parents and extending his praises to the local pastor Reverend Petros Moralis on his work, while he recognised the efforts made by the parents in the community and urged the children to come to Sunday services.