Prokopios (Kanavas) of Adelaide
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His Eminence Metropolitan Prokopios (Kanavas) of Adelaide, Exarch of South Australia, is the bishop of the Autocephalous Greek Orthodox Church of America and Australia, a group in schism from the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia and New Zealand.
- Born in Volos.
- 2002 Ordained deacon by Patriarch Ireneios of Jerusalem.
- Left the Church.
- Ordained Priest and Archimandrite by Metropolitan Auxentios of Aigina Island.
- Elected Metropolitan of Adelaide by the Former Exarchate of the Alexandria Patriarchate, headed by Metropolitan Dionysios (Makrogamvrakis) of New England.
- Ordained on 11 August 2013 at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Archangels Michael and Gabriel, Adelaide, by bishops of the Former Exarchate.