Diocese of Povardarie

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Diocese of Povardarie

Епархија Повардарска
TerritoryVeles, Kavadarci, Negotino, Valandovo, Bogdanci, Demir Kapija and Gevgelija
HeadquartersNorth Macedonia
DenominationEastern Orthodox
Sui iuris churchMOC-OA
LanguageChurch Slavonic
Current leadership
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The Diocese of Povardarie, also known as the Vardar Diocese, is a diocese of the Macedonian Orthodox Church. It covers the municipalities: Veles, Kavadarci, Negotino, Valandovo, Bogdanci, Demir Kapija and Gevgelija. It is headed by Metropolitan Agatangel.

List of churches and monasteries in the Povardarie[edit]

  • Monastery of St. George – Pološki Monastery, near Kavadarci
  • St John the Baptist – Veterski Monastery, near Drenovo
  • The Most Holy Theotokos, Veles area
  • Monastery of St Demetrios, Veles
  • Monastery of St Nicholas – Mokliški Monastery, near Kavadarci
  • Cave Church of St Mark, Kavadarci area
  • Church of the Most Holy Mother of God [mk], village of Drenovo