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Bishop Parthenius for Media Information Agency (MIA): The only thing we should fear is the egoism, the passions within us, the selfishness, the rejoice in someone’s misfortune, ungratefulness, vanity (Extract from the interview)

Bishop Parthenius, Elder and Abbot of the Bigorski Monastery MIA: Until now, MOC-OA hasn’t given any public statement regarding the vaccine. We have heard statements of certain Bishops from other Local Churches, who approve of it, but there are also those who oppose it. Even the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew said publicly that he would take…

Exclusive: Interview of the Bishop Parthenius for the Ukrainian “РЕЛІГІЙНА ПРАВДА”

Interview of the Bishop Parthenius of Antania, Abbot of the Holy Bigorski Monastery dedicated to The Honourable Forerunner, at the request of the Ukrainian News Agency РЕЛІГІЙНА ПРАВДА Homepage of the website „Релігійніа правда“ Dear Bishop, both the secular and the ecclesiastical authorities of North Macedonia, have addressed the Ecumenical Throne with an appeal for…

Only the faith in God can bring real freedom to men

Exclusive interview with Archimandrite Partenij, abbot of Bigorski Monastery "St John the Baptist" by "Bitolski vesnik"    B.V.: We have just entered the New Year of 2019. Share with us your impressions about the previous year from an ecclesiastical and political aspect. Did you achieve what you have planned? Fr Partenij: First of all, may we all…

Christmas interview by Archimandrite Parthenius for MIA

Christmas interview by Archimandrite Parthenius for the National Informations Agency MIA, given on January 5th, 2018 At the threshold of Christmas Eve and the great holiday of the Nativity of Christ, how devoted are the faithful to the tradition and the rituals? These last years in Macedonia one can see a very hopeful phenomenon –…