Diocese of Saratov and Volsk

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Diocese of Saratov and Volsk
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Church of the Protection of the Theotokos in Saratov
Jurisdiction
Diocese type Eparchy
Founded October 16, 1799
Current Bishop
See Russian Orthodox Church
Headquarters Saratov
Territory
Language Old Church Slavonic
Population
Website http://www.eparhia-saratov.ru

Diocese of Saratov and Volsk (Russian: Саратовская и Вольская епархия) is an eparchy of the Russian Orthodox Church based in Saratov. The mother cathedral is the Church of the Protection of the Theotokos.

Former Bishops[edit]

  • Guy (TACAN) (16 October 1799 - 10 January 1808) after December 4, 1803, see Penza diocese
  • Moses (Bogdanov-Antipov-Platonov) (29 November 1828 - 12 March 1832)
  • Jacob (Vecherkov) (March 27, 1832 - January 13, 1847)
  • Athanasius (Drozdov) (13 January 1847 - 15 April 1856)
  • Ioanniky (Gorski) (April 15, 1856 - July 17, 1860)
  • Euthymios (Belikov) (August 29, 1860 - October 17, 1863)
  • Ioanniky (Ore) (13 January 1864 - 13 July 1873)
  • Tikhon (Basil) (July 13, 1873 - March 6, 1882)
  • Paul (Wilczynski) (5 April 1882 - 16 December 1889)
  • Abraham (Letnitsky) (16 December 1889 - 24 October 1893)
  • Nicholas (Nalimov) (13 November 1893 - 16 January 1899)
  • John (Kratirov) (16 January 1899 - 12 March 1903)
  • Hermogenes (Dolganov) (March 21, 1903 - January 17, 1912)
  • Alexis (Dorodnitsyn) (January 17, 1912 - July 30, 1914)
  • Palladium (Dobronravov) (30 July 1914 - 25 August 1917)
  • Dosifej (Protopopoff) (25 August 1917 - 27 October 1927)
  • Andrew (Komarov) (January 14, 1924 - March 6, 1926) to / from
  • Thaddeus (Uspensky) (October 27, 1927 - 1928)
  • Seraphim (Alexandrov) (15 June 1928 - 11 August 1933)
  • Athanasius (Malinin) (11 August 1933 - 30 September 1935)
  • Seraphim (Silichev) (30 September 1935 - 1936)
  • Benjamin (Smith) (23 September 1936 - October 1937) 1937-1941 - Department of widow
  • Andrew (Komarov) (9 December 1941 - 28 May 1942 and 13 July - 14 August 1942)
  • Gregory (CHUKOV) (October 14, 1942 - May 26, 1944)
  • Paisij (Samples) (14 February 1945 - 13 January 1947)
  • Boris (Vic) (January 13, 1947 - March 4, 1949)
  • Philip (Stavitskiy) (21 October 1949 - 12 December 1952) with the title of "Astrakhan and Saratov"

Gury (Egorov) (January 28, 1953 - July 31, 1954)

  • Benjamin (Milov) (February 4 - 2 August 1955)
  • Job (Kresovich) (1955) to / from
  • Benjamin (Fedchenkov) (28 November 1955 - 20 February 1958)
  • Palladium (Sherstennikov) (20 February 1958 - 29 May 1963)
  • Bartholomew (Gondarovsky) (May 29, 1963 - December 22, 1964)
  • Pimen (Chmielewski) (10 January 1965 - 10 December 1993)
  • Nectarios (box) (26 March - 19 November 1994)
  • Alexander (Timofeev) (July 18, 1995 - January 7, 2003)
  • Sergei (Poletkin) (January 7 - 19 August 2003) to / from
  • Longin (Pavel) (since 19 August 2003)