Metropolis of Chios

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The '''Metropolis of Chios''' (Gr:Χίος) is under the jurisdiction of the [[Church of Greece]]. The metropolis manages many of Christianities oldest monuments, dating as early as 993AD, and which adorn the island of Chios, including the UNESCO protected site of Nea Moni.
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The '''Metropolis of Chios''', (Gr:Χίος), is one of the metropolises of the New Lands in Greece that are within the [[jurisdiction]] of the [[Church of Constantinople]] but de facto are administered for practical reasons as part of the [[Church of Greece]] under an agreement between the churches of Athens and Constantinople. The [[diocese|metropolis]] is located among the islands off the coast of Turkey.  
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The metropolis manages many of Christianities oldest monuments, dating as early as 993AD, and which adorn the island of Chios, including the UNESCO protected site of Nea Moni.
  
 
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Revision as of 16:10, February 2, 2011

The Metropolis of Chios, (Gr:Χίος), is one of the metropolises of the New Lands in Greece that are within the jurisdiction of the Church of Constantinople but de facto are administered for practical reasons as part of the Church of Greece under an agreement between the churches of Athens and Constantinople. The metropolis is located among the islands off the coast of Turkey.

The metropolis manages many of Christianities oldest monuments, dating as early as 993AD, and which adorn the island of Chios, including the UNESCO protected site of Nea Moni.

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Metropolitan

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

Municipalities

  1. Municipality of Agios Minas
  2. Municipality of Amani
  3. Municipality of Ionia
  4. Municipality of Kambochora
  5. Municipality of Kardamyla
  6. Municipality of Mastichochoria
  7. Municipality of Inouses
  8. Municipality of Omiroupolis
  9. Municipality of Oinousses
  10. Municipality of Chios (town)
  • Municipality of Psara

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