Archbishop pays Easter visit to young inmates

Archbishop Ieronymos is seen emerging from a jail for young offenders in Avlona, northern Attica, yesterday. The archbishop, who visited the institution with Justice Minister Nikos Dendias, distributed Easter candles and ‘tsoureki,’ a traditional sweet bread, to the inmates and told them a ‘second chance’ awaited them upon their release. ‘We all make mistakes; the point is to learn from them,’ he told the youngsters.

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