Patriarch of All Romania

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Patriarch of Romania
Bishopric
orthodox
Patriarhia Romana.jpg
Coat of Arms of the Romanian Orthodox Church
Patriarch Daniel of Romania.jpg
Incumbent:
Patriarch Daniel
since 12 September 2007
Style His Beatitude
First incumbent Miron
Formation 4 February 1925
Website patriarhia.ro

The Patriarch of All Romania (Romanian: Patriarh al Întregii Românii; Romanian pronunciation: [patriˈarh al ɨnˈtred͡ʒij romɨˈnij]) is the title of the head of the Romanian Orthodox Church. The Patriarch is officially styled as Archbishop of Bucharest, Metropolitan of Muntenia and Dobrogea, Locum tenens of the throne of Caesarea Cappadociae and Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church. Patriarch Daniel acceded to this position on 12 September 2007.

Metropolitans of All Romania[edit]

No. Primate Portrait Reign Notes
1 Nifon Nyphon, Metropolitan of Wallachia.jpg 1850–1875
2 Calinic Carol Popp de Szathmáry - Miclescu Calinic.jpg 1875–1886
3 Iosif No image.png 1886–1893 First tenure.
4 Ghenadie Ghenadie detronatul mitropolit-primat.jpg 1893–1896
Iosif No image.png 1896–1909 Second tenure.
5 Atanasie 1910 - Athanasie Mironescu - mitropolit primat.PNG 1909–1911
6 Conon 1910 - Conon Aramescu Donici - episcopul Huşilor.PNG 1912–1919
7 Miron Miron Cristia patriach of Romania.JPG 1919–1925 Elevated to Patriarch.

Patriarchs of All Romania[edit]

No. Primate Portrait Reign Notes
1 Miron Miron Cristia patriach of Romania.JPG 4 February 1925 6 March 1939 Served as Prime Minister of Romania from 11 February 1938 to 6 March 1939.
2 Nicodim Никодим (Мунтяну).jpg 5 July 1939 27 February 1948
3 Justinian Patriarch-Justinian.jpg 6 June 1948 26 March 1977
4 Iustin Justin Moisescu.jpg 19 June 1977 31 July 1986
5 Teoctist Patriarch-Teoctist-2.jpg 16 November 1986 30 July 2007 Briefly resigned from 18 January 1990 to 5 April 1990, in the aftermath of the Romanian Revolution.
6 Daniel Patriarch Daniel of Romania.jpg 12 September 2007 Incumbent

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