On Tuesday, January 19, day of the feast of Venerable Macarius of Egypt and name day of Archbishop Makarios of Australia, the faithful of Perth honored Saint Macarius of Egypt at the Holy Temple of St. Nektarios, which is located next to the new offices of the Holy Archdiocese of Australia.
At the end of the Divine Liturgy Protopresbyter Fr. Theoklitos Tsachouridis, on behalf of Bishop Elpidios of Kyanea, who is in Sydney for administrative matters, wished the celebrating Archbishop of Australia good health, a long life, every blessing from God and to be soon among the flock of Perth.
After the Divine Liturgy, a reception followed in honor of Archbishop Makarios of Australia.
It is also noted that a Divine Liturgy was performed in every state of Australia for the name day of Archbishop Makrios of Australia.