The Board of Directors

His Eminence Metropolitan Emmanuel

Metropolitan Emmanuel

Metropolitan Elder of Chalcedon

During his service to the Church, His Eminence Metropolitan Emmanuel has become an advocate for peace and dialogue.

Career Summary:

  • Elected Metropolitan Elder of Chalcedon (2021)
  • Metropolitan of France, Exarch of the Ecumenical Patriarchate (election 2003)
  • President of the Conference of European Churches (CEC) and of the Assembly of Orthodox Bishops of France
  • Co-President of the World Conference of Religions for Peace (WCRP)
  • Director of the Liaison Office of the Orthodox Church to the European Union in Brussels
  • In charge of Interreligious Dialogue with Judaism and Islam on behalf of the Ecumenical Patriarchate