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Arhiereul – slujitor demn şi conducător smerit în Biserică

† TEOFAN , Mitropolitul Moldovei și Bucovinei
Mitropolitul Moldovei și Bucovinei

The Archiereus is, according to the Apostle Paul, „taken from
among men is ordained for men in things pertaining to God”
(Hebrew 5:1). He belongs to the world above alike to the realities
below. Inasmuch he serves the latter, equally he takes part in the
Kingdom from this life.
The life of the Archiereus is a continuous struggle to find, to
discover the way he must walk serving the Church of Christ beginning
with the diocese received to rule. He comes from the monks’