The First Serbian Bishop of Buenos Aires and South-Central America Kiril (Bojovic) enthroned

Church of Serbia - 9/5/18 The First Serbian Bishop of South and Central America, His Grace Kirilo (Bojovic) enthroned in the Cathedral Church of Nativity of Virgin in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The decision of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church, brought in May 2018 saying that Bishop Kiril was elected Bishop of Buenos ...

Ambassador of Venezuela visits Serbian Patriarch

Church of Serbia - March 2016 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received Her Excellency Dr. Dia Nader de el Andari at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 24 March 2016. The reception was also attended by Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral, the Administrator of the Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church for South and Central ...

Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II attends Youth & Family Conference of the Malankara Archdiocese of North America

      July 2015 - FB Page of Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II USA: His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II was received at the 29th Youth and Family Conference hosted by the Malankara Archdiocese of the Syrian Orthodox Church in North America and held in Pennsylvania. The reception was attended by their Eminences: Mor Titus Yeldho, Metropolitan of ...

The Official Orthodox Christian Position on Marriage Equality

26/6/15 - Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America The following statement was released by the Standing Conference of the Canonical Orthodox Bishops in the Americas (SCOBA) on August 13, 2003. For the sake of anyone unaware of the official, Orthodox stance on same-sex “marriage,” this news release describes the clear and unchanging position. SCOBA ...

Metropolitan Amphilochius serves Liturgy in Recife

Serbian Orthodox Metropolitanate of Buenos Aires and South-Central America December 2014 His Eminence Amphilochius, Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral, Bishop Administrator of the Diocese of Buenos Aires and South-Central America of the Serbian Patriarchate, served the Holy Liturgy at the parish of the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God in ...

Meeting of Orthodox Bishops in Argentina

December 2014 His Grace Archbishop of Cetinje and Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Litoral Amfilohije, Bishop-Administrator of the Diocese of Buenos Aires and South-Central America, which are in the canonical visit to this Diocese, met with Orthodox bishops in Argentina on 27 November 2014. During this afternoon Metropolitan Amfilohije visited Bishop Leonid of Argentina and South America ...

Statement on the One-Year Anniversary of the Bishops Abducted in Syria

Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America - April 2014 1. We, the Hierarchs of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America, representing millions of Orthodox Christians, express our grave concern over the escalation of unrest and ongoing violence in countries throughout the Middle East, especially in Egypt, ...

Reorganization of Episcopal Assemblies in the Americas

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America  - April 2014 During the Holy Synaxis of the Primates of the Orthodox Churches, which took place in Constantinople on March 6-9, 2014, the Prelates, through a unanimous vote, agreed to form separate Assemblies of Canonical Orthodox Bishops in Canada and in the United States ...

Letter from the Secretary of the Synod of Bishops to the Chairman of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops in North and Central America

Archbishop KYRILL, San Francisco and Western American Diocese.

Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia - Moscow Patriarcate  16/1/14 From the Editors: On Tuesday, December 9, 2013, the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, during a regular meeting, deliberated on the results of the previous September’s Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America. During the discussion regarding the proposal ...

IOCC Sunday is November 24

SYOSSET, NY [CSHA] - 22/11/13 Each year, the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America designates the Sunday before US Thanksgiving Day as “IOCC Sunday.”  This year’s commemoration falls on Sunday, November 24.  [The complete text of the Assembly of Bishops’ IOCC Sunday Encyclical appears below.] The Orthodox Church in America’s Department of Christian ...

Orthodox Bishops Release Statement on Sexuality; Marriage

  Anastasios Papapostolou - 22/9/13 In the final day of its annual meeting, the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America issued the following statement on the Orthodox Church’s unchanging position on marriage and sexuality. To our Orthodox Faithful 1. We, the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America, representing millions of Orthodox ...

Assembly of Bishops concludes three-day meeting, issues statement to all faithful

CHICAGO, IL [The Secretariat of the Assembly of the Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America] 18/9/2012 The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America held its third annual meeting for all member hierarchs, that is, all active canonical bishops in its region. The meeting was held from September 10-12, 2012, at the ...

Episcopal Assembly announces committee Membership

Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America 02/02/11 SYOSSET, NY [OCA] -- During the second week of February 2011, membership of the thirteen committees established by the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America was finalized. "These members, under the coordination of their chairmen, will initially be responsible for addressing the ...

Episcopal Assembly issues message, ends with the celebration of the Divine Liturgy

05/28/2010 NEW YORK, NY [OCA] -- The Episcopal Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Hierarchs of North and Central America closed with the celebration of the Divine Liturgy at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Cathedral here on Friday morning, May 28, 2010. His Beatitude, Metropolitan Jonah, and the diocesan and auxiliary bishops of the Orthodox Church in America ...

Archbishop Demetrios convenes first Episcopal Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Hierarchs in North and Central America

26/5/2010 NEW YORK – The first Episcopal Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Hierarchs in North and Central America was convened today by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America at the Helmsley Park Lane Hotel in New York City. This Assembly is the result of the decision of the Fourth Pre-Conciliar Pan-Orthodox Conference, which met in Chambésy Switzerland in ...