With exceptional brightness and Paschal Joy, The Vespers of Love was performed in the Archdiocesan District of Melbourne, on Paschal Sunday, April 24.
Metropolitan Ezekiel of Dervis was dressed in his Hierarchical vestments in the Archdiocesan Residence, in the presence of the Archiepiscopal Vicar of the Archdiocesan District of Melbourne, Bishop Kyriakos of Sozopolis, and the Priests of the city.
Afterwards, a procession in the presence of the Evzones of the Presidential Guard went to the Archdiocesan of St. Efstathios in South Melbourne, where the Vespers of Love was held, presided over by the Metropolitan Ezekiel of Dervis.
During the Vespers of Love, the Holy Gospel was read in many different languages by the priests of the city.
Bishop Kyriakos wished the faithful health and gave them the Lord’s blessings while distributing red eggs as a paschal custom.