|Indonesia Orthodox Church|
|Indonesian: Gereja Ortodoks Indonesia|
The Indonesian Orthodox followers doing a prayer.
|Classification||Deanery of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia|
|Archimandrite||Daniel Bambang Dwi Byantoro|
|Founder||Daniel Bambang Dwi Byantoro|
|Recognition||Jurisdiction under the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia|
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