Metropolis of Drama

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'''Drama''' is a [[metropolis]] of the [[Church of Greece]].
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The '''Metropolis of Drama''' 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.
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The [[diocese|metropolis]] is located in northern Greece and is bordered on the north by Bulgaria.
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==Metropolitans==
 
==Metropolitans==
His Grace Metropolitan [[Paul (Apostolidis)]] was born in 1963 in Verroia. He was ordained to the seat October 5, 2005.
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*[[Paul (Apostolidis) of Drama|Paul (Apostolidis)]]   2005 - Present
===Previous Metropolitans of Drama===
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*[[Dionysios (Kyratsos) of Drama|Dionysios (Kyratsos)]]  1965 - 2005
#Chrysostomos 1902 - 1910
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*Philip 1958-1964
#Agathaggelos 1910 - 1922
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*George 1942-1958
#Laurentios 1922 - 1928
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*Basilios 1931-1941
#Basilios 1931 - 1941  
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*Laurentios 1922-1928
#George 1942 - 1958
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*Agathangelos 1910-1922
#Phillip 1958 - 1964
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*[[Chrysostomos (Kalafatis) of Smyrna|Chrysostomos (Kalaphatis)]] 1902-1910<ref>[http://www.scribd.com/doc/49281820/The-Macedonian-Struggle-1903-1912-by-Basil-K-Gounaris Basil K. Gounaris, ''The Macedonian Struggle 1903-1912'', p514]</ref>
#Dionysios 1965 - 2005
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*[[Agathangelos of Ephesus|Agathangelos]]  1861 - 1872
#Paul 2005 -  
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==Monasteries==
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*Monastery of Panagia Eikosifinissa (female)
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*Monastery of the Ascension of Our Lord (female)
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==Reference==
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==Regions==
 
==Regions==
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The radio program of Didimoticho, Orestias and Soufli is called «Order of the Apostle Andrew». and is on the 90,8 FM for the region of Orestias and Didimotichoand on 98,0 FM for the region of Trigono and 98,0 FM for the region of Alexandroupoli and the remainder of Thrace.  
 
The radio program of Didimoticho, Orestias and Soufli is called «Order of the Apostle Andrew». and is on the 90,8 FM for the region of Orestias and Didimotichoand on 98,0 FM for the region of Trigono and 98,0 FM for the region of Alexandroupoli and the remainder of Thrace.  
 
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==Source==
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==See also==
* Official Website (Greek and English)  
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[[George (Karslidis) of Drama]]
* [http://www.ecclesia.gr/ Church of Greece Website] (Greek and English)
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==Sources==
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*The Metropolis of Drama [http://www.imdramas.gr/ Official Website] (Greek)  
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*[http://www.ecclesia.gr/ Church of Greece website] (Greek and English)
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[[Category:Dioceses|Drama]]
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[[Category:Greek Dioceses|Drama]]

Latest revision as of 13:43, December 18, 2012

The Metropolis of Drama 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 in northern Greece and is bordered on the north by Bulgaria.

Contents

Metropolitans

Monasteries

  • Monastery of Panagia Eikosifinissa (female)
  • Monastery of the Ascension of Our Lord (female)

Reference

  1. Basil K. Gounaris, The Macedonian Struggle 1903-1912, p514

See also

George (Karslidis) of Drama

Sources

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