Metropolis of Sisanio and Siatista

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The '''Metropolis of Sisanio and Siatista''' is part of the [[Church of Greece]].  
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The '''Metropolis of Sisanio and Siatista''' 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 the northwestern area of Greece. <!---Siatista is a town of the Kozani Region, 28km southeast of its capital city, and was built on the southern slope of the Velia mountain and on an (average) height of 950m.--->
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==Metropolitans==
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*[[Paul (Ioannou) of Sissanion|Paul (Ioannou)]]  2006 - Present
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*[[Antonius (Kompus) of Sissanion|Antonius (Kombus)]]  1974 - 2005
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==History==
  
==Metropolitan==
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==Regions==
The current Metropolitan of this district is His Eminence [[Antonios (Kompos)]]. His Grace was born in 1920 in Argos. He has studied Theology and he has done postgraduate studies in Oxford and Paris. He was ordained a deacon in 1967 and a priest in the same year. He was elected and ordained as bishop in 1974. He is the writer of many books. <ref> [http://orthodoxresearchinstitute.org/resources/hierarchs/greece/current/bios/bio_antonios_kompos_metr_sisanion.htm ] </ref>
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==Monasteries==
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(Note to self, Check spelling of convent areas)
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#Holy Trinity male convent, Vithos
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#Dormition of the Theotokos male convent, Sisanio
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#Transfiguration of Christ male convent, Driovenou
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#St. [[Athanasios]] male convent, Eratiras - Note to self, Father Nikeforos abbott of this monastery visited our country March 25 and I received his blessing to use his pictures and add information onto the website, ring Jim to follow up. ~~~~
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#St. [[Paraskevis]] male convent, Pelakanou
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#Dormition of the Theotokos female convent, Mikrokastro
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#Birth of the Theotokos female convent, Driovenou
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==Other==
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#Senior Citizens Centre, Mikrokastro
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#Thileon Orphanage, Mikrokastro
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==References==
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==Sources==
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*[http://www.ecclesia.gr/English/EnDioceses/Sisanion.html Holy Metropolis of Sisanion and Siatista]
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*[http://www.oki-regensburg.de/verst_05.htm  Orthodoxia 2005]
  
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[[Category:Greek Dioceses|Sisanio and Siatista]]

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The Metropolis of Sisanio and Siatista 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 the northwestern area of Greece.

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