SVOTS hosts open house – Hierarch visits from Lebanon

(Photo: Rev. Dn. Nektarios Ibrahim, Greek Orthodox Archdioceses of Zahle)

SVOTS - 15/3/18 St. Vladimir’s Seminary welcomed several guests to campus Thursday, March 8, including a hierarch from Lebanon and nine prospective students. The visiting hierarch and the prospective students each came for a glimpse into seminary life at St. Vladimir’s. HIERARCHS’ VISIT His Eminence Metropolitan Antonios (Al-Soury) of Zahle, Baalbek and Dependencies in Lebanon (Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch ...

Assembly of Bishops releases study on evangelization, outreach in US parishes

NEW YORK, NY [Assembly of Bishops] - April 2017 The first-ever national study on evangelization and outreach in Orthodox Christian parishes in the US was released by the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the USA during the last week of April 2017. The Executive Summary and Full Report are available in PDF format. Titled “Go and Make ...

NEW BOOK: GOD IS WONDERFUL IN HIS SAINTS: BOOK OF AKATHISTS

Pravoslavie.ru - 15/12/16 A new book of Akathists, God is Wonderful in His Saints is now available from Three Hierarchs Church in Wenatchee, WA. God is Wonderful in His Saints is a beautiful, hard cover, sewn-bound compilation uniquely comprised of Thirty Akathist Hymns to many of the most beloved Saints of the Orthodox Church (see list below), male ...

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 ...

St. Demetrios the Myrrhbearer + October 26

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - October 2016 Verily, the inhabited world found thee a great succor in tribulations and a vanquisher of nations, O fight-bearing one. Wherefore, as thou didst demolish the arrogance of Lahosh, and on the battle-field didst hearten Nestor, beseech, O Saint, Christ God to grant us the Great Mercy. +Troparion, ...

THE CONSECRATION OF THE AUSTRALIAN ANTIOCHIAN VILLAGE

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines - November 2015 The Antiochian Village is a spiritual revelation. There are facilities where the faithful will be able to stay in for some days, praying, contemplating, learning, mixing with others, etc.… it is the church in the world. Today, more than any other period of our ...

Lecture Highlights Humanitarian Crisis in Syria

Lecture on Humanitarian Crisis in Syria + 9-29-15

The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - September- October 2015 On Tuesday September 29th, 2015 at the Museum of the City of New York, the former Director of the Department of Philanthropy of the Patriarchate of Antioch, Samer Laham, addressed a crowd of nearly 200 people regarding the devastating impact of the humanitarian crisis ...

Patriarch John X Arrives in North America

July 2015 The Patriarch of Antioch and all the East, His Beatitude Patriarch John X, arrived in North America from Damascus, Syria on Thursday, July 16th, 2015. His Beatitude was greeted at the airport by His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, along with other Antiochian clergy and faithful. In addition to visiting his spiritual children of the United ...

Archimandrite Silouan Elected as the Metropolitan of Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of the British Isles & Ireland

24/6/15 FACEBOOK PAGE OF FR. SILOUAN Diocese Website Lebanon: The Holy Synod of Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East has elected  Orthodox Church elected Archimandrite Silouan  as the Metropolitan designate of  of Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of the British Isles &  Ireland during  a session held at  Balamand, Lebanon. Source:

Metropolitan Joseph Presides at One Year Memorial for Metropolitan Philip

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America Thursday, March 19, 2015, marked the one year anniversary of the repose of His Eminence Metropolitan Philip of thrice-blessed memory. On Sunday, March 22, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph celebrated the Divine Liturgy and one year memorial for Metropolitan Philip at St. Nicholas Cathedral in Brooklyn. In his eulogy, Metropolitan ...

One Year Anniversary of the Repose of Metropolitan Philip of Thrice-Blessed Memory

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America Thursday, March 19, 2015 marks the one year anniversary of the repose of His Eminence Metropolitan Philip of thrice-blessed memory. Reflects Archpriest Joseph Antypas of St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church in Troy, MI, "There is not a single day that passes without remembering the life and the contributions of ...

The Enthronement of Metropolitan Joseph : Celebrations of East and West

Metropolitan Joseph during the Hierarchical Liturgy, West Coast Gala Weekend

The Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America  - February 2015 Imagine the spiritual renewal, excitement, festivities and joyful reunion of the clergy and laity at a Parish Life Conference or an Archdiocesan Convention – in the middle of winter. Antiochian Orthodox Christians on this continent did not have to wait until summertime for such large ...

Jubilee Year of the Repose of St. Raphael of Brooklyn

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - January 2015 Letter regarding the Jubilee Year of the repose of St. Raphael of Brooklyn, to be read from the pulpit, published in church bulletins and newsletters, and posted on parish websites: January, 2015 Brother Hierarchs, Reverend Clergy, Esteemed Members of the Archdiocese Board of Trustees and Parish Councils, Department ...

2014 Nativity Pastoral Message of His Eminence Joseph – Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America

December 2014- January 2015 Come, O God-inspired faithful, arise and behold the descent of God from on high! He manifests Himself to us in Bethlehem. Let us cleanse our minds and offer Him a life of virtue instead of myrrh. Let us prepare with faith to celebrate His Nativity, storing up spiritual treasure and crying out: ...

Metropolitan Joseph – Pirmate of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America is Enthroned by Patriarch John X

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East Axios! Axios! Axios! On Saturday, December 6, 2014, the Feast of St. Nicholas, His Eminence Joseph, Metropolitan of New York and All North America, was enthroned at St. Nicholas Cathedral in Brooklyn, New York, by His Beatitude John X, Patriarch ...

Updates on the Enthronement of Metropolitan Joseph

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - November 2014 Planning continues for the weekend of December 5-7, and the enthronement of His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph and the visit of His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch and All the East, at St. Nicholas Cathedral in Brooklyn, NY. Check our enthronement section for the latest information ...

Congratulate Metropolitan Joseph and Welcome Patriarch John X in Commemorative Enthronement Journal

The Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - 1/101/14 To honor Metropolitan Joseph on the auspicious occasion of his enthronement as Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America, a commemorative journal is being prepared. If you would like to express your congratulations to our new Metropolitan and welcome our father in ...

Notable Speakers to Address 2014 Orthodox Institute

The Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - 1/10/14 The Department of Christian Education's premier weekend for spiritual renewal and training, the Orthodox Institute, will be featuring a stellar group of speakers and presenters on the theme "Theosis: Your Life With God." Planned for October 30 - November 2, 2014 at Antiochian Village, the ...

Full Schedule for the Enthronement of Metropolitan Joseph Now Available

The Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - September 2014 The full schedule is now available for the weekend of December 5-7 and the events of the Enthronement of His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph and the visit of His Beatitude Patriarch John X, at St. Nicholas Cathedral in Brooklyn, New York. Preparations are under way ...

Enthronement of Metropolitan Joseph & Patriarchal Visit Scheduled

September 2014 - The Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America It is with great pleasure that we announce that the events related to the Enthronement of His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph will take place during the weekend of December 5 through 7, 2014, at St. Nicholas Cathedral in Brooklyn, New York. The actual enthronement will ...

Archbishop Joseph Elected Antiochian Orthodox Metropolitan of All North America

The Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America (Patriarchate of Antioch and All East) - 3/7/14 His Eminence Archbishop Joseph has been elected Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America by the Holy Synod of Antioch, meeting in Balamand, Lebanon on Thursday, July 3, 2014. Much more additional information is forthcoming. Axios! His Eminence Metropolitan ...