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'Narechenie' of the newly elected Episcope Poemen of Poljana ( 01.10.2005 )

Today, at 17:00, in the monastery church of Saint Clement of Ohrid and the Holy Great-martyr Panteleimon on Plaošnik in Ohrid, in the presence of Archbishop Stephen of Ohrid and Macedonia, all the Episcopes, archimandrites and numerous priests of the Macedonian Orthodox Church, a rite called narechenie was performed by which the consecration was announced of the assistant Episcope of Poljana the Very Reverend Poemen. Following this, the newly elected Episcope Poemen officiated Vespers together with the archimandrite Nectarius, archimandrite Parthenius, archimandrite Ilarion and other priests.