Bishop Demetrius of Boston (GOC-K) Elected Metropolitan

On February 6/19, 2014, the Holy Synod of the Church of the GOC of Greece under the Presidency of Archbishop Kallinikos elected His Grace Bishop Demetrius (Kyriakou), formerly of Boston, as Metropolitan to succeed His Eminence Metropolitan Pavlos (Stratigeas) of America, who had retired in December for reasons of health. Metropolitan Demetrius will thus also serve as the President of the Eparchial Synod of the Church of the GOC of America.