His Eminence the Bishop of Corfu, Paxos and the Diapontian Islands Mr. Nektarios consecrated and laid the foundation stone of the church that will be built at the expense of the Holy Metropolis of Corfu in the hospital of Corfu. After many efforts and overcoming mainly bureaucratic difficulties, the works for the church built in the name of Saint Irini and Saint Loukas of Simferoupoli, the doctor have started, for the spiritual needs of the doctors and the nursing staff, the patients and the attendants and visitors. of the Hospital. The ceremony took place on the afternoon of Monday, February 15, 2021, in the presence of the Deputy Minister of Health Ms. Zoe Raptis, the MP Mr. Stefanos Gikas, the hospital administrator Mr. Leonidas Roubatis and representatives of the Hospital staff.
Mr. Nektarios thanked the state for giving permission and facilitating the implementation of an initiative that will contribute to the spiritual empowerment of the sick, but also of every person who needs to turn to God and the Saints in difficult times for himself and his family. .