On April of 1994 he was appointed member of the Holy and Sacred Synod. On February 1998 he was elected and anointed Archbishop of Gaza. In 2000 he was appointed Patriarchal Representative to Amman. In 2001 he was promoted to Metropolitan of Philadelphia.
The following came under his supervision and care: Construction of the Holy Churches of Saint John the Forerunner in Jordan, of the Holy Constantine and Helen at Marg el Hamam, as was also the Polyclinic, and the Kindergarten in Amman and the Museum at the Holy Metropolis. The old Holy Church of Saint George at Salt was inaugurated as was the bookshop of the Holy Metropolis. In 2005 began the erection of the Holy Church of Saint Barbara in Abusner and the Chapel of Saint Nectarios in the Holy Metropolis.
He accompanied the Patriarch Diodoros during his official visits.