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The newly enthroned leader of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America will lead a service in Phoenix on Tuesday.

Archbishop Elpidophoros, 51, was unanimously elected to the position by the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Constantinople on May 11 and assumed the position on June 22.

Elpidophoros’ Arizona visit will start with an overnight stay and Tuesday morning service at the St. Anthony’s Greek Orthodox Monastery in Florence. Tuesday is a feast day for the…