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Archpastoral Visit to St Nectarios, Lakeland, FL (11/6/2022)
Metropolitan Bishop Gregory visited St. Nectarios Orthodox Church in Lakeland, Florida on Sunday November 6, 2022 Florida to install new handpainted icons on their iconostasis.
His Eminence is welcomed to St. Nectarios Parish
His Eminence is welcomed with the traditional bread and salt by Parish Council President, Natalie Pope
His Eminence at the Throne while hymns are sung.
His Eminence is welcomed by Fr. Demetri Glimidakis
His Eminence at the Throne
His Eminence offers the Homily
His Eminence exits the Royal Doors to Bless the icons.
Michael Lewis watches His Eminence anoint the icon.
Blessing the icons
His Eminence anoints the icons with Holy Chrism while Fr. Demetri watches.
His Eminence anoints the icons with Holy Chrism.
His Eminence offers prayers as he blesses the icon screen.
His Eminence sprinkles Holy Water on the icons.
His Eminence censes the screen
His Eminence censes the icon screen.
His Eminence censes the newly installed icon of St. Nectarios that the parish participated in the painting.
Lakeland Parish Group Photo
Lakeland Parish Group Photo Left Side
Lakeland Parish Group Photo Right Side
Some of the children welcome His Eminence with roses.
Some of the children welcome His Eminence with roses. #2