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Archdiocese of Pelusium

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Ruling Bishops
The modern Archdiocese of Pelusium was founded in 1908 together with the archdioceses of [[Archdiocese of Ptolemais|Ptolemais]], [[Archdiocese of Aksum|Aksum]], [[Archdiocese of Leontopolis|Leontopolis]] and [[Archdiocese of Nubia|Nubia]]. It's first archbishop, Polyevktos, was ordained in 1914. Its seat is located in the Islamic city of Port Said, the nearest inhabited land from Pelusium, thirty kilometers northwest.
==Ruling Bishopsbishops==
;Ancient bishops
*Kallinikos I (fl. 313)
*Eusebius (fl. 431)
*George (fl. 551)
<small>(supressed suppressed in the 7th century following the Islamic conquest of Egypt)</small>
;Modern bishops