A great honor and blessing for the Greek Center of Cairo and the historic parish association of the Egyptian capital was the warm welcome reserved for Patriarch Theodore II of Alexandria and All Africa on the eve of his name day, on the evening of February 16.
The Primate of the African Orthodox Church was welcomed by the Vice President of the Hellenic Center of Cairo, Nikos Katsikas.
The Vice President of the “House of the Greeks in Cairo” conveyed the wishes of President Nikolas Vadis and the entire Board of Directors to the Primate of the African Orthodox Church.
For his part, the Patriarch of Alexandria wished the Greek Center of Cairo to continue its work and to always chant the Greek colors for the glory of Hellenism.
In fact, he remembered many memories from the past, where he has visited this historic site of Hellenism in Cairo.
The festive dinner ended with the symbolic cutting of a cake. The dinner was attended by Metropolitan Nicodimos of Memphis and Patriarchal Commissioner of Cairo, Metropolitan Narcissus of Nafkratis and Patriarchal Commissioner of Alexandria, Bishop Germanos of Tamiathus, and all the clergy and associates of Patriarch Theodore II of Alexandria.