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Dionyssios-Jean Hadzivassiliou, Egyptian archbishop. Member Dialogue between Caths. and Orthodox, Dialogue between Reformers and Orthodox, Dialogue between Christian Orthodox-Muslims; representative of the patriarchate in conferences.

Background

Hadzivassiliou, Dionyssios-Jean was born on March 30, 1930 in Alexandria, Egypt. Arrived in Sudan, 1987. Son of Demetrios Hadzivassiliou and Maria Gounela.

Education

Diploma of Theology, Theological School Chalki, Istanbul, Turkey, 1954. Postgard., Institute Catholic de Paris, 1957. Postgard., University Sorbonne, Paris, 1959.

Career

Deacon Alexandria Patriarchate, 1949-1953, priest Constantinpolis, 1953-1965, senior secretary of synod, 1965-1968, vicar of Helioupoleos Bishop Cairo, 1968-1978, metropolitan of Memphis, 1978, archbishop of Nubia Khartoum, Sudan, since 1978. Preacher Alexandria Patriarchate, Cairo, Alexandria, Mansura and Khartoum.

Membership

Member Dialogue between Caths. and Orthodox, Dialogue between Reformers and Orthodox, Dialogue between Christian Orthodox-Muslims. Representative of the patriarchate in conferences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Byzantine and classical music, protecting animals.

Connections

father:
Demetrios Hadzivassiliou

mother:
Maria Gounela