At the holy church of St. Spyridon was held on the afternoon of Sunday, March 14, 2021, the first vigil of forgiveness,with His Eminence the Bishop of Corfu, Paxos and the Diapontian Islands, Mrs. Nektarios.
The Bishop of Corfu, addressing those who watched the procession online and on the radio and the priests, stressed that after a year of great trial on the subject of the epidemic, the Church continues its spiritual struggle, calling on all, in the midst of difficulties, to keep their spiritual mind. prosperous, to see life not in the perspective of vanity, but of eternity, and to trust God. He even expressed the gratitude of everyone to Saint Spyridon, because he keeps the island virtually unharmed from the disease and asked everyone for faith. He then presented thoughts on the life and theology of the apostle Paul, continuing his series of evening talks that took place online this year. At the end of the speech he read the forgiveness wish to the priests and the faithful in view of the holy and great Lent.