Archbishop Job released from his functions of Patriarchal Exarch of Orthodox parishes of Russian tradition in Western Europe

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Communiqué from the secretariat of the Exarchate

28 November 2015

According to the decision of the Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of November 28, 2015, His Eminence Archbishop Job of Telmessos has been designated representative of the Ecumenical Patriarchate at the World Council of Churches in Geneva, simultaneously with his teaching position at the Institute of Post-Graduate Studies of the Orthodox Centre of the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Chambésy-Genève, and therefore, released from his functions of Patriarchal Exarch of Orthodox parishes of Russian tradition in Western Europe.

His Eminence, Bishop John of Charioupolis has been designated locum tenens of the Exarchate, so from this day, he is to be commemorated at all liturgical celebrations in all the churches of the Exarchate.

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