On Saturday, July 23, 2022, following the Divine Liturgy, the 40-day Memorial of the late first Metropolitan of Korea, Soterios, was held at the Cathedral of St. Nicholas in Seoul.
In addition to the Korean Clergy and Faithful, officials representing various ecclesiastical and political authorities within Korea were in attendance. They delivered speeches extolling the great spiritual and social contributions of the blessed Metropolitan Soterios during his 47-year-long ministry in Korea.
All present received a memorial pamphlet containing the will of the dearly departed Hierarch, written by him thirteen years ago on the Monday of the Holy Spirit in the year 2009, as well as Kollyva made of rice. All participants shared in a common meal of love which was provided by the Orthodox Metropolis of Korea in honor and memory of the late Metropolitan Soterios.
Source: Metropolis of Korea