Holy Liturgy and Consecration Ceremony
2. The Departure of St. Irene (Eirene).
- 8:00am–12:00pm: Holy liturgy & Consecration ceremony of St. Mary & St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church
(Times are subject to change as there is a possibility that it may be extended to 1:30pm)
- 12:30pm: After the holy liturgy and ceremony, H.H. Pope Tawadros II will bless and greet each attendant.
(Cake will be served at the foyer (entrance) of the church. Due to limited space and number of people, sandwiches will be provided as a takeaway to be eaten outside of the church or taken home.)
- 3:00pm: Congregation and visitors are welcome to join H.H. Pope Tawadros II at Nara park for sightseeing.
(Time is subject to change, you will be notified on the day).
- 6:00pm: H.H. Pope Tawadros II will depart to Tokyo from Itami airport in Osaka. The congregation is welcome to come and see H.H. off at the airport.