ANTIOCHIAN WESTERN DIOCESE EPISCOPAL APPOINTMENT CAUSES CONCERN

Pravoslavie.ru - 29/10/16 On Wednesday, October 26, a press conference was held outside the St. Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral in Los Angeles, reports pokrov.org . The topic was unpleasant, but one which has many in the diocese deeply concerned—clergy and laity alike. In a letter dated October 6, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese ...

Metropolitan Joseph to Receive Award for Archdiocese, Present Keynote Address in D.C.

The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - 11/10/16 Being hailed as “an ardent advocate for human rights, social justice, and peace throughout the Middle East,” His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph will serve as the keynote speaker this weekend for the 18th International Conference of the Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) in Washington, D.C. He ...

Register for annual Christian Ed Institute November 5-8

The 2015 Orthodox Institute—“Building on the Foundation of Faith: Adult Education”—will be held at Antiochian Village here November 5-8, 2015.  The annual gathering is being cosponsored by the Orthodox Christian Education Commission [OCEC] and the religious education departments of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America, the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America and the ...

Three Candidates for the Office of Metropolitan of Antiochian Archdiocese of North America and Canada Chosen

June 2014 On June 5, 2014, hierarchs, clergy, and laity delegates convened in Chicago, IL at the Hyatt Regency Hotel to participate in the historic Archdiocese Special Convention, with the purpose of selecting three candidates whose names will be submitted to the Holy Synod of the Patriarchate of Antioch for the office of Metropolitan of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North ...

Antiochian Archdiocese Resumes Full Participation in Assembly

May 2014 The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America has resumed full participation in the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America. This development is a direct result of the decision by the Holy Synod of the Church of Antioch to rescind its previous resolution to temporarily suspend participation in every ...

Prayers for Victims of Japanese Earthquake

13/3/2011 The faithful of the Antiochian Archdiocese wish to offer their fervent prayers on behalf of those suffering from Friday's earthquake and tsunami in Japan. IOCC Stands Ready to Offer Aid Following Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan Via his grace Bishop Basil, some information regarding the Orthodox community in Japan: Vladika Seraphim of Sendai called Tokyo office by his ...

“Feast of Feasts” web site goes Live

SYOSSET, NY [OCA Communications/Antiochian Archdiocese Department of Internet Ministry] – www.FeastofFeasts.org a web site celebrating Holy Pascha, the Resurrection of Jesus Christ, is now live.Co-sponsored by the Orthodox Church in America and the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America, the site includes current materials from the two Churches' respective web sites and print ...