In Geneva, in May, the four oldest patriarchates along with hierarchs of the Church of Cyprus are to decide on the election of the new Archbishop of Cyprus
On 17 and 18 May, at the request of the Archdiocese of Cyprus, the Patriarchate of Constantinople is holding an expanded synod in
The whole nation participates in the election of the new Head of the Orthodox Church of Cyprus. According to the analyses of the Cypriote channel RIK, Archbishop Nicephorus of Kikkos is most likely to win. He got 36% of the votes. Behind him is Mr. Athanasius of Lemesos with 19%, then with 8% Mr. Chrysostom of Paphos, and with 4% Mr. Chrysostom of Kitio. Twenty-eight percent of the interviewees abstained from answering.