As each year, the Cathedral in Przemysl hosted the holiday of its patron – St. John the Baptist. The Pontifical Divine Liturgy was celebratred by Most Rev. Eugeniusz Popowicz, the Archbishop and Metropolitan of Przemysl – Warsaw together with Most Rev. Jan Martyniak, the Archbishop emeritus, Rev. Mitred Bogdan Stepan, the pastor of the Cathedral and other priests from Poland and Slovakia.
Importantly, during the Divine Liturgy, Most Rev. Eugeniusz Popowicz ordained Grzegorz Pacan (a student of the Seminary in Lublin) as a deacon.
The festive Liturgy finished with a traditional blessing of water.
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