Diocese of Burundi and Rwanda

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The Holy '''Diocese of Burundi and Rwanda''' is a [[diocese]] under the [[jurisdiction]] of the Greek Orthodox [[Church of Alexandria|Patriarchate of Alexandria]] and All Africa. Its territory includes the [[parish]]es and missions located in the countries of Burundi and Rwanda and a large area of eastern Congo.
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The Holy '''Diocese of Burundi and Rwanda''' is a [[diocese]] under the [[jurisdiction]] of the Greek Orthodox [[Church of Alexandria|Patriarchate of Alexandria]] and All Africa. Its territory includes the [[parish]]es and missions located in the countries of Burundi and Rwanda and a large area of the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo.
  
The Diocese of Burundi and Rwanda was established by a Patriarchal and Synodal decree on [[October 6]], 2009.
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The Diocese of Burundi and Rwanda was established by a Patriarchal and Synodal decree on [[October 6]], 2009 with its [[see]] located in the capital city Bujumbura.
  
==Ruling Bishop==
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==Ruling Bishops==
*[[Savvas (Heimonettos) of Burundi and Rwanda|Savvas (Heimonettos)]]  2009-Present.   
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*[[Innocent (Byakatonda) of Bujumbura|Innocent (Byakatonda)]]    2012 - present
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*[[Savvas (Heimonettos) of Burundi and Rwanda|Sabbas of Burundi]]  2009-2012.   
  
==Source==
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==Sources==
*[http://www.patriarchateofalexandria.com/index.php?module=content&cid=004002 Patriarchate of Alexandria Diocese website]
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*[http://www.patriarchateofalexandria.com/index.php?module=content&cid=004002 Patriarchate of Alexandria Diocese website: Holy Diocese of Burundi and Rwanda]
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*[http://albionfourthrome.blogspot.com/2012/12/alexandrian-orthodox-holy-synod.html Alexandrian Orthodox Holy Synod Establishes Elects New Metropolitans, Bishops  December 6, 2012]
  
  
 
[[Category: Dioceses|Burundi]]
 
[[Category: Dioceses|Burundi]]
 
[[Category: Alexandria Patriarchate Dioceses|Burundi]]
 
[[Category: Alexandria Patriarchate Dioceses|Burundi]]

Latest revision as of 10:08, February 6, 2013

The Holy Diocese of Burundi and Rwanda is a diocese under the jurisdiction of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria and All Africa. Its territory includes the parishes and missions located in the countries of Burundi and Rwanda and a large area of the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo.

The Diocese of Burundi and Rwanda was established by a Patriarchal and Synodal decree on October 6, 2009 with its see located in the capital city Bujumbura.

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