Consecration of the church of St John the Baptist in the Aerodrom Municipality

"Consecration of the church of St John the Baptist in the Aerodrom Municipality"

On the day of the Adoposis of Pentecost and the feast of martyr Justin the Philosopher (14th/01st of June 2014 AD), the consecration of the church of st John the Baptist and Divine Liturgy was celebrated in the Aerodrom Municipality of Skopje. The Primate of the Macedonian Orthodox Church – Ohrid Archbishopric, His Grace, Stephen, officiated with the consecration. Concelebrating with His Grace were Their Eminences, Metropolitan of Prespa and Pelagonia Petеr, Metropolitan of Bregalnica Hilarion, Metropolitan of Tetovo and Gostivar Joseph, Metropolitan of Kumanovo and Osogovo Dr. Joseph, and numerous clergy of the Diocese of Skopje.

Founder of the church is Mr. Vancho Chifliganec with his pious family. After the Liturgy, by a decision of the Holy Synod of MOC-OA the founder was awarded with a medal – the Order of Saint Clement of Ohrid of the First Degree.