Ознака:Bishop Parthenius of Antania

Services and Sacraments

Vespers of St. Parthenius and name day of our Elder

Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are charismatic gardeners who make our souls flourish. - Marcel Proust In the spirit of gratitude, according to these inspired words, as well as according to the testament…

Sermons of Bishop Parthenius

The sacrificial love of the shepherd and the obedience of the faithful

A sermon of his Eminence, Bishop Partenius of Antania, Abbot of the Holy Bigorski Monastery, delivered at the Liturgy in honour of Saint Parthenius of Lampsacus on the 20th of February 2021 My dear ones, first I would like to…

Services and Sacraments

Liturgical Feast of St. Parthenius

The Great Wonderworker of Lampsacus struggled all his life for the magnificence of the Church. Because of him, the previous night Bigorski gathered in its blossom the offspring's of our beloved Elder and Abbot, Bishop Parthenius of Antania, to celebrate…

Sermons of Bishop Parthenius

1000 years of the Bigorski Monastery – 1000 years of holines, revival, love towards the nation

A word of gratitude of our beloved Elder and Abbot, the Bishop of Antania, Mr Parthenius, addressed to Metropolitan Timothy during the Vespers before the ceremony, in which he stressed with God-inspired words the importance of the Bigorski’s 1000th jubilee…

Events

Twenty-five years since the monasticism of our Elder Parthenius

For many years to come, our Bishop Parthenius, our father in Christ! Twenty-five years ago, on the 5th of August 1995, at the Evening Vespers in honour of the Holy Martyr Christina of Tyre, in the glorious temple of the…

Events

Bigorski welcomed its Elder, shepherd and Bishop

The outburst of joy which followed the ceremony in Ohrid complemented the celebration of the Bigorski monastery, which welcomed back its Abbot and pastor, but this time as a bearer of Hierarchical dignity. The joyful looks of the brothers and…