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Archbishop of Tirana

 

Archbishop of Tirana

This is a list of Eastern Orthodox Archbishops of Tirana and all Albania, under the Orthodox Autocephalous Church of Albania.

Name Term
Unrecognized autocephaly until 1937
Bessarion (Xhuvani) 1929-1937
Recognized autocephaly (1937-1967)
Christopher (Kisi) 1937-1948
Paisius (Vodica) 1948-1966
Damian (Kokoneshi) 1966-1973
Vacant during Communist era (1973-1992)
Reinstalled (1992-present)
Anastasius (Yannoulatos) 1992-Present

Sources

  • Orthodox Church of Albania
  • rulers.org (It reports: "© 1995-2005 B. Schemmel. Data from this site may be queried and copied on a not-for-profit basis only if the source is accurately credited. All rights are reserved for profit-seeking purposes.")


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