He was [[ordination|ordained]] [[deacon]] and [[priest]] during 1964 by His Eminence Chrysostomos (Papaignatiou), the late Archbishop of Grevena. Hie first assignment was as pastor for 15 years in a border town of the Archbishopic of Grevena, followed by serving in the Archdiocese of Peristeri from 1978. He then served for three years as Patriarchal [[Vicar]] in the Cairo Committee, in addition to serving as Superior of the Church of Ss Constantine and Helen in Cairo.
Fr. Kallinikos was elected Bishop of Mareotis on [[November 23]], 1999 by the [[Holy Synod]] of the Alexandria Patriarchate and consecrated by His Beatitude [[Petros VII (Papapetrou) of Alexandria|Petros VII]] on [[December 12]], 1999. At the same time he was appointed Patriarchal Vicar in Alexandria. In February 2001, he was elected Archbishop of Khartoum and All Sudan and remained in this [[see]] until he was elected Metropolitan of Pilousion on [[November 1]], 2006. He was enthroned on [[December 22]], 2006.
title=Archbishop of Khartoum and All Sudan|
after=[[Emmanuel (Kiagias) of Khartoum and Sudan]]}}
title=Archbishop of Pilousion|
[[Category:Theological School of Halki Graduates]]