Thessaloniki – 25 March: Metropolitan Philotheus refused the “throne” and chose to sit in a plastic chair

Philotheos went on a special move shortly before its opening in Thessaloniki, when he was on the official platform When they pointed to Metropolitan Thessaloniki the metropolitan “throne” in order to attend the parade, he asked for something that surprised him. The Metropolitan when he saw that the rest of the officials would sit in plastic, asked him to sit himself in such a chair. “The rest will sit in plastic and I here?” he said. The officials took care of and removed the wooden chair and replaced it with a plastic chair. Source: