Church of the Genuine Orthodox Christians of Greece

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The '''Church of the Genuine Orthodox Christians of Greece''' is an [[Old Calendarist]] body (one of the [[Florinites|Florinite]] jurisdictions) which in 1935 broke from the [[Church of Greece]] over the latter's use of the [[Revised Julian Calendar]], believing instead that the [[Julian Calendar]] is the only correct calendar for the Orthodox Church.  It is not in communion with the mainstream Orthodox Church.  Its current [[primate]] is Archbishop Chrysostomos II.
  
The Church of the Genuine Orthodox Christians of Greece is comprised of those Orthodox Christians that follow the Old Calendar in Greece. It is presided by His Beatitude Archbishop Chrysostom II.
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==Primates (1935-present)==
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*Metropolitan Germanos of Demetrias (1935-1943)
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*Metropolitan Chrysostom of Florina (1943-1955)
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*Archbishop Akakios of Talantion (1960-1963)
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*Archbishop Auxentios of Athens (1963-1986)
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*Archbishop Chrysostom of Athens (1986-present)
  
First-Hierarchs of the Church of the Genuine Orthodox Christians of Greece (1935-present)
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==Current hierarchs==
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*Archbishop Chrysostom of Athens
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*Metropolitan Akakios of Diavlia
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*Metropolitan Maximos of Demetrias
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*Metropolitan Kallinikos of Achaia
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*Metropolitan Justin of Evripos
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*Metropolitan Pavlos of America
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*Metropolitan Gerontios of Peiraeus
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*Metropolitan Chrysostom of Attica
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*Bishop Gregory of Christianoupolis
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*Bishop Theodosios of Vresthena
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*Bishop Photios of Marathon
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*Bishop Christodoulos of Theoupolis
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*Metropolitan Spyridon of Australia (retired)
  
Metropolitan Germanos of Demetrias (1935-1943)
 
Metropolitan Chrysostom of Florina (1943-1955)
 
Archbishop Akakios of Talantion (1960-1963)
 
Archbishop Auxentios of Athens (1963-1986)
 
Archbishop Chrysostom of Athens (1986-present)
 
  
Current Hierarchs
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==External link==
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[http://www.ecclesiagoc.gr/ Official website]
  
Archbishop Chrysostom of Athens
 
Metropolitan Akakios of Diavlia
 
Metropolitan Maximos of Demetrias
 
Metropolitan Kallinikos of Achaia
 
Metropolitan Justin of Evripos
 
Metropolitan Pavlos of America
 
Metropolitan Gerontios of Peiraeus
 
Metropolitan Chrysostom of Attica
 
Bishop Gregory of Christianoupolis
 
Bishop Theodosios of Vresthena
 
Bishop Photios of Marathon
 
Bishop Christodoulos of Theoupolis
 
ret. Metropolitan Spyridon of Australia
 
  
Website
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[[Category:Old Calendarist Jurisdictions]]
 
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www.ecclesiagoc.gr
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Revision as of 19:05, March 24, 2008

The Church of the Genuine Orthodox Christians of Greece is an Old Calendarist body (one of the Florinite jurisdictions) which in 1935 broke from the Church of Greece over the latter's use of the Revised Julian Calendar, believing instead that the Julian Calendar is the only correct calendar for the Orthodox Church. It is not in communion with the mainstream Orthodox Church. Its current primate is Archbishop Chrysostomos II.

Primates (1935-present)

  • Metropolitan Germanos of Demetrias (1935-1943)
  • Metropolitan Chrysostom of Florina (1943-1955)
  • Archbishop Akakios of Talantion (1960-1963)
  • Archbishop Auxentios of Athens (1963-1986)
  • Archbishop Chrysostom of Athens (1986-present)

Current hierarchs

  • Archbishop Chrysostom of Athens
  • Metropolitan Akakios of Diavlia
  • Metropolitan Maximos of Demetrias
  • Metropolitan Kallinikos of Achaia
  • Metropolitan Justin of Evripos
  • Metropolitan Pavlos of America
  • Metropolitan Gerontios of Peiraeus
  • Metropolitan Chrysostom of Attica
  • Bishop Gregory of Christianoupolis
  • Bishop Theodosios of Vresthena
  • Bishop Photios of Marathon
  • Bishop Christodoulos of Theoupolis
  • Metropolitan Spyridon of Australia (retired)


External link

Official website

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