Capitulary School of patmos & Emanuel Ipsilantis

“…consultants and supporters were scholars of the nation and Emanuel Ipsilantis, was one who supported the project financially. He built a few cells there for himself and his few students. The reputation of the School began to spread and very soon there were students arriving not only from the neighbouring islands, but also from Peloponnese, Athens, Bucharest, Asia Minor and Russia! These crowds of students arriving forced Emanuel Ipsilantis to build more cells.
At the beginning, Makarios taught by himself. However..”