With the blessing of his Eminence, the Bishop of Corfu, Paxoi and Diapontian Islands, Mr. Nektarios, the meetings of the Institution for the Education of Catechists of the Holy Metropolis began for the sixteenth consecutive year, on Monday, October 1st, 2018. This year’s subject will be the psycho-educational instruction of catechists and training on issues of orthodox faith and tradition.
During the first meeting, the Sanctification service by the responsible of the Institution, Archimandrite father Chrisostomos Koutsouris and Protopresbyter father George Bogdanos, while the General Prelatic Warden and Headmaster of the Youth Work, Protopresbyter father Themistoklis Mourtzanos talked about the following subject: “Church, Catechesis and Interpersonal Relations.”
Moreover, representatives of the Holy Metropolis to Youth seminars and conferences of the Holy Synod and other Metropolises Protopresbyter father Spyridon Triantafyllos, Protopresbyter father George Bogdanos and their wives, Antonia Triantafyllou and Stamatia Bogdanou informed the priests and catechists about the content of the conferences.
Lastly, the new catechetical resources and priests’ appointments for youth work along with the catechists were given.