New Metropolitan Elections

Ecumenical Patriarchate 11/03/11 On Thursday, November 3, 2011, the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, presided by His All-Holiness, elected three new Metropolitans at the Patriarchal Church of St. George: Archimandrite Arsenios Kardamakis, former chancellor of the Holy Metropolis of France, was elected Metropolitan of Austria; Bishop Savas (Zembillas) of Troas was elected Metropolitan ...

Bishop Savas of Troas Elected Metropolitan of Pittsburgh

Metropolitan-elect Savas

3/11/2011 The Greek Archdiocese of America(Ecumenical Patriarchate) NEW YORK – The Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople elected today His Grace Bishop Savas of Troas as the Metropolitan of Pittsburgh to succeed Metropolitan Maximos, who retired on September 1, 2011. The Metropolitan-elect was chosen for the see of the Metropolis of Pittsburgh from a ...

Bishop Savas to Direct Office of Church and Society

NEW YORK – His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America has named His Grace Bishop Savas of Troas as Director of the Office of Church and Society, with a charge to develop programs and ministries that promote a creative Orthodox Christian engagement with contemporary societal and cultural realities.“This Office,” remarked Archbishop Demetrios, “will address matters of ...