President congratulates Patriarch on his jubilee
President congratulates Patriarch on his jubilee

The Georgian President, Salome Zourabichvili, conveyed her congratulations to the Patriarch on his birthday.

“Your Eminence, I extend heartfelt congratulations on your birthday with profound love!

This significant day holds great importance for our country. As the leader of the Georgian Church, you have consistently set an example of love for God, the motherland, and fellow citizens, comforting us through your wisdom and care over the years. We wish to convey our heartfelt thanks for your essential service in supporting the spiritual development of your congregation and promoting the oneness of our society.

Your prayers and blessings boost hope in every Georgian, both at home and abroad, and offer encouragement to those currently residing beyond the occupation line.

Your Eminence, I wish you health and longevity, and Georgia that your hope and paternal love will strengthen it for many more years!” the President noted in her letter.