Stylianos Harkianakis

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Harkianakis in March 2014

Stylianos Harkianakis (Greek: Στυλιανός Χαρκιανάκης; 29 December 1935 – 25 March 2019) was an Australian Greek Orthodox priest. He served as the Archbishop of Australia at the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia. He moved to Australia in 1975. He taught spirituality at the University of Sydney. He was a theologian that focused on ecclesiology. He was also an award-winning poet. Harkianakis was born in Rethymno, on the island of Crete.

Harkianakis died after a long illness in Sydney, New South Wales on 25 March 2019. He was 83.[1][2]

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  1. Kokkinidis, Tasos (25 March 2019). "Archbishop Stylianos of Australia Passes Away at 84". Greek Reporter Australia. Retrieved 25 March 2019.
  2. "Greek Orthodox Archbishop of Australia Stylianos Harkianakis passes away aged 83". Greek City Times. 25 March 2019. Retrieved 25 March 2019.