Holy Metropolis of Thessaloniki
His Grace Metropolitan
Panteleimon (Chrysofakis) was
born in 1925 in Athens. He has studied Theology and he has done
postgraduate studies in the Roman-Catholic Institute in Paris and in the
University of Sorbonne. He was ordained a deacon in 1950 and a priest in
1951. He was elected and ordained as bishop of Samos and Ikaria in 1965.
In 1974 he was transferred in the Metropolis of Thessaloniki. He is the
writer of many books. In 1996 the Department of Theology of the University
of Thessaloniki awarded him a honorary Doctor's degree.
School for parents,
Television Station, School for the lay servants of love, Choruses for
children and orchestras, Religious Centers, Library, Museum of
Ecclesiastical Art, Center of Hagiology, Parish Centers for youth.
Saint Theodora- Tel: 031-220020.
Apostoles and Saints Kyrillos and Methodios
Dormition of Theotokos in Panorama-Tel:
Birth of Theotokos in Panorama- Tel: 031-343901.