The Orthodox Ohrid Archbishopric – Serbian Orthodox Patriarchate – October 2016
His Beatitude Archbishop Jovan of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje has been awarded an honorary doctorate by the National and Kapodistrian University in Athens, upon a suggestion by the Theological Faculty of Athens, for his rich academic work, as well as for his sacrifice for the unity of the Church.
On the General Assembly of the Theological Faculty, a report on the work of Archbishop Jovan was submitted by the professor Mr. E. Karageorgoudi and the president of the department, Mr. Sotirios Despotis.
The promotion of the honorary doctorate will take place in the big hall of the National and Kapodistrian University in Athens, in May next year.
On that occasion Archbishop Jovan will give a speech.