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His Eminence Most Reverend Athenagoras I (Kavadas) of Thyateira and Great Britain was the second Archbishop of Thyateira and Great Britain, from 1951 to 1962. The archdiocese is under the jurisdiction of the Church of Constantinople.
Little is known of his early life. Fr. Athenagoras Kavadas was a priest of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of North and South America who served at Holy Trinity Church in San Francisco, California for 1921 to 1927.
In 1938, Fr. Athenagoras was consecrated Bishop of Boston, a position he held until 1949. In 1951, he was appointed Archbishop of Thyateira and Great Britain, and Exarch of Western Europe, Ireland, and Malta. Abp. Athenagoras reposed in 1962.
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