METROPOLITAN PANTELEIMON OF CORINTH
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His Eminence Metropolitan Panteleimon (Karanikolas) was born in 1919 in Kranidi, Ermionida. He studied Theology and he has done postgraduate studies in Britain. During German occupation he was actively involved in the Greek resistance. He was ordained an assistant bishop in 1958. In 1965, he was elected as Metropolitan of Korinthos. He is the writer of many books. In 1990, he was awarded a honor Doctorate by the Department of Theology of the University of Athens.