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Delegation of the Ecumenical Patriarchate

His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, President of the Holy and Great Council

  1. His Eminence Archbishop Leo of Karelia and all Finland
  2. His Eminence Metropolitan Stephanos of Tallinn and all Estonia
  3. His Eminence Metropolitan Elder John of Pergamon
  4. His Eminence Archbishop Elder Demetrios of America
  5. His Eminence Metropolitan Avgoustinos of Germany
  6. His Eminence Archbishop Irenaeus of Crete
  7. His Eminence Metropolitan Isaiah of Denver
  8. His Eminence Metropolitan Alexios of Atlanta
  9. His Eminence Metropolitan Iakovos of the Princes’ Islands
  10. His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph of Prikonnisos
  11. His Eminence Metropolitan Meliton of Philadelphia
  12. His Eminence Metropolitan Emmanuel of France
  13. His Eminence Metropolitan Nikitas of the Dardanelles
  14. His Eminence Metropolitan Nicholas of Detroit
  15. His Eminence Metropolitan Gerasimos of San Francisco
  16. His Eminence Metropolitan Amphilochios of Kissamos and Selini
  17. His Eminence Metropolitan Ambrosios of Korea
  18. His Eminence Metropolitan Maximos of Selyvria
  19. His Eminence Metropolitan Amphilochios of Adrianopolis
  20. Most Reverend Metropolitan Kallistos of Diokleia
  21. Most Reverend Metropolitan Antony of Ierapolis, head of the Ukrainian Orthodox in the USA
  22. Most Reverend Archbishop Job of Telmessos, Permanent Representative of the Ecumenical Patriarchate to the World Council of Churches
  23. Most Reverend Archbishop John of Charioupolis, head of the Patriarchal Exarchate of Orthodox Parishes of Russian Tradition in Western Europe
  24. His Grace Bishop Gregory of Nyssa, head of the Carpatho-Russian Orthodox in the USA

Special Consultants:

  1. His Grace Bishop Makarios of Christopolis (Estonia)
  2. Very Reverend Archimandrite Tikhon, Abbot of Stavronikita Monastery of Mount Athos
  3. Reverend Protopresbyter of the Ecumenical Throne Konstantinos Myron (Germany)
  4. Very Reverend Sister Theoxeni, Abbess of the Holy Patriarchal and Stavropegic Monastery of the Life-Giving Spring (Chrysopigi), Chania
  5. Mr. Panteleimon Vingas, Archon Grand Chartophylax of the Holy and Great Church of Christ (Constantinople)
  6. Dr. Elizabeth Prodromou, Professor (USA)

Very Reverend Archimandrite Bartholomew Samaras, Chief-Secretary of the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate and Secretary to the Holy and Great Council’s President