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> New Archbishop of GOC
> Today, 25 january/7febriary 2004, The Holy Synod has elected a new
> His Beatitudine kyr. MAKARIOS's title will be Archbishop of Athens
> and all the Greece. His Beatitudine kyr. MAKARIOS is born in
> Katerinis - Pireus in 1962, with the laic name of Constantin. He
> entered as monk in Holy Monastery Iakovos. Diacon in 1981 and
> from 1986. He finished University of Orthodox Theology in
> Thessalonik in 1990. From 1990 - became elder of H. Monastery
> Iakovos from Thessalonik. In 1996 he was ordained as bishop of
> by His Beatitudine kyr. KALLINIKOS and His Eminence kyr. Efthymios
> of Thessalonika. Until now, was Bishop of Petra and exarh from
> Russian and Ukraina.
What a career!
Daeacon at 19, priest at 24, "elder" at 28, bishop (consecrated by
just two bishops) at 34, Archbishop of all Greece at 42.
And the canonical ages for these ordinations are???
God bless / Fr Daniel