On 20 December 2014, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa officiated during Vespers at the Patriarchal Chapel of Ss Theodori, prio to the end of which the ceremony was conducted of the Great Message of the elected Bishop Neophytos Kongai of Nitria, who arrived from Kenya, accompanied by His Eminence Makarios Metropolitan of Kenya, as well as a group of African Clergy and lay people.

It is to be noted that tomorrow, Sunday 21 December 2014, the ordination of His Grace the elected Bishop Neophytos of Nitria will take place at the Holy Patriarchal Church of St Savvas the Sanctified in Alexandria.