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The Holy '''Archdiocese of Kenya''' is a [[diocese]] in eastern Africa under the jurisdiction of the Greek Orthodox [[Church of Alexandria|Patriarchate of Alexandria]] and All Africa.
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The Holy '''Archdiocese of Kenya''' is a [[diocese]] in eastern Africa under the [[jurisdiction]] of the Greek Orthodox [[Church of Alexandria|Patriarchate of Alexandria]] and All Africa. Prior to its formation in 2001, the [[archdiocese]] was part of  the [[Archdiocese of Irinoupolis]].  
  
 
==Ruling Bishops==
 
==Ruling Bishops==
*[[Irenaeus (Talambekos) of Pilousion]]  1994-1996
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*[[Irenaeus (Talambekos) of Pilousion|Irenaeus (Talambekos)]]  1994-1996
*[[Seraphim (Iakovou) of Johannesburg and Pretoria]]  1997-2001
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*[[Petros (Giakoumelos) of Aksum|Petros (Giakoumelos)]]  1996 — 1997
*[[Makarios (Tillyrides) of Kenya]]  2001 - Present   
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*[[Seraphim (Kykkotis) of Zimbabwe|Seraphim (Kykkotis)]]  1997-2001
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*[[Makarios (Tillyrides) of Kenya|Makarios (Tillyrides)]]  2001 - Present   
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==See also==
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*[[Chrysostomos Papasarantopoulos]]
  
 
==Source==
 
==Source==
 
*[http://www.greekorthodox-alexandria.org/index.php?module=content&cid=004001 Patriarchate of Alexandria Archdiocese website]
 
*[http://www.greekorthodox-alexandria.org/index.php?module=content&cid=004001 Patriarchate of Alexandria Archdiocese website]
  
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==External Links==
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* [[Makarios (Tillyrides) of Kenya]]. ''[http://www.orthodoxresearchinstitute.org/articles/church_history/makarios_tillyrides_east_africa.htm The Origin of Orthodoxy in East Africa].'' '''Orthodox Research Institute.'''
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* Peter Lemieux. [http://www.cnewa.org/mag-article-bodypg-us.aspx?articleID=3341 Kenya’s Orthodox Miracle]. '''CNEWA'''. Vol 34:5 (September), 2008.
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* [http://www.ocmc.org/news.php?sub=news&action=topic&id=304 Orthodox Church in Kenya Destroyed]. Orthodox Chrstian Mission Center. January 17, 2008.
  
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[[Category:Orthodoxy in Africa|Kenya]]
 
[[Category: Dioceses|Kenya]]
 
[[Category: Dioceses|Kenya]]
 
[[Category: Alexandria Patriarchate Dioceses|Kenya]]
 
[[Category: Alexandria Patriarchate Dioceses|Kenya]]

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The Holy Archdiocese of Kenya is a diocese in eastern Africa under the jurisdiction of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria and All Africa. Prior to its formation in 2001, the archdiocese was part of the Archdiocese of Irinoupolis.

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