October 2005 = The Exarchate of Balkan countries.

  • During Holy Synod’s meeting of the month October, was also discussed the undertaking of Bulgaria’s Exarchate, a subject which had been raised by His Eminence Metropolitan Efthimios of Salonica. Holy Synod according to the agreed new region arrangement of Europe decided to unify the Balkan countries exarchates (with the exception of Greece) under his Eminence Metropolitan Christophoros, whom ceased being the Exarch of Romania and became the Exarch of Balkan countries.

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