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Irenei (Steenberg) of Sacramento

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Election of Archimandrite Irenaeus as Bishop
On August 26 ([[August 13]] os), 2011 at the Divine Liturgy on the occasion of the feastday of St. Tikhon's Church in San Francisco, Archbishop Kyrill of San Francisco and Western America elevated Hieromonk Irenaeus to the rank of [[archimandrite]] and lay the [[mitre]] upon his head<ref></ref>.
On July 1 ([[June 18]] os), 2016 the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church elected Archimandrite Irenaeus (Steenberg) bishop of Sacramento, Vicar of the Western American Diocese. The Holy Synod of Russia confirmed the election on July 15 ([[July 2]] os)<ref></ref>.
== Writings ==

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