Ιερά Μητρόπολις Θεσσαλονίκης

  • Holy Diocese of Thessaloniki
  • Iera Mitropolis Thessalonikis

History

It is one of the oldest Greek Orthodox Dioceses. The present Metropolitan is Anthimos (Dionysios) Roussas (since 2004).

Geographical and Cultural Context

The centre of Thessaloniki and some nearby areas.

Administrative Structure

The Metropolitan is the head of the local Church; the Council of the Diocese is the most important administrative body.

Building(s)

The Diocese of Thessaloniki is located in a private building in the centre of the city.

Archival and Other Holdings

The archival holdings cover the 19th and 20th centuries. The material is related to the relations with the official political authorities, the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, the Church of Greece and other Dioceses, the local Ecclesiastical councils, and other religious communities in Thessaloniki.

Finding Aids, Guides, and Publication

A guide is not available.

Opening Times

There are no regularly scheduled opening times for the Archive.

Conditions of Access

The Archive is accessible upon written request.

Accessibility

The building is located in the centre of the city and is accessible for users with disabilities.

Research Services

The Archive provides basic research services.

Reproduction Services

Reproduction may be possible upon written request.

Sources

  • Entry by Vasilis Ritzaleos and based on information provided by the Archive.