The Greek Orthodox Christian Society’s new “Orthodox Mission Bookstore” was officially opened on Saturday 28 November 2015 at 217 Bexley Rd Kinsgrove by His Grace Bishop Seraphim of Apollonias. The Blessing of the Waters (‘Agiasmos’) Service officiated by His Grace was held to commemorate this special event. Abbot Eusebius and former abbot Stephanos of Pantanassa Monastery, together with a number of clergy from many of our Sydney Parishes were also present for this special occasion. At the conclusion of the Agiasmos Service, His Grace Bishop Seraphim, Dr John Psarommatis, president of the Greek Orthodox Christian Society and Professor Michael Anthony, past president for 50 years all spoke briefly. His Grace then officially declared the Bookshop open.