Metropolis of Chios

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The '''Metropolis of Chios''' (Gr:Χίος) is under the jurisdiction of the [[Church of Greece]].
 
The '''Metropolis of Chios''' (Gr:Χίος) is under the jurisdiction of the [[Church of Greece]].
 
 
==Metropolitan==
 
==Metropolitan==
 
His Eminence Metropolitan [[Dionysios (Mpairaktaris) of Chios, Psaron and Inousson]] (born, Evoia, Greece) was elected in 1979.
 
His Eminence Metropolitan [[Dionysios (Mpairaktaris) of Chios, Psaron and Inousson]] (born, Evoia, Greece) was elected in 1979.
 
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==Churches==
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*The holy [http://www.ecclesia.gr/greek/dioceses/xios/in_agiou_mina.html Metropolis church of St Victoros, Minas and Vicentius]
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==Monasteries==
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*[[Wikipedia:Nea Moni of Chios|Nea Moni of Chios]] an 11th century monastery protected as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
 
==Topical Saints==
 
==Topical Saints==
 
*St. [[Markella of Chios|Markella]] ([[July 22]]), patron saint of Chios
 
*St. [[Markella of Chios|Markella]] ([[July 22]]), patron saint of Chios
 
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*St. [[Isidore of Chios]] ([[December 2]])
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*St. [[Matrona the Chiopolitissa]]
 
==External Sources==
 
==External Sources==
 
*[http://www.ecclesia.gr Church of Greece website] (Greek and English)
 
*[http://www.ecclesia.gr Church of Greece website] (Greek and English)

Revision as of 21:26, February 23, 2008

The Metropolis of Chios (Gr:Χίος) is under the jurisdiction of the Church of Greece.

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Metropolitan

His Eminence Metropolitan Dionysios (Mpairaktaris) of Chios, Psaron and Inousson (born, Evoia, Greece) was elected in 1979.

Churches

Monasteries

  • Nea Moni of Chios an 11th century monastery protected as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Topical Saints

External Sources

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