Memory Eternal! + Metropolitan Antonio of Mexico, Central America and Venezuela

The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - 19/6/17 +Memory Eternal+ "I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me, though he may die, he shall live." John 11:25 His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch, the Holy Synod of Antioch, and the Archdiocese of North America announce with great regret the departure to ...

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 Offers Encouragement, Solutions for Christians Struggling in Holy Land

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - (Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East) - 20/10/16 Although a shadow of death constantly hovers over them as a religious minority in the Holy Land and the Middle East, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph shared a saying of Christians living there: "We live in a land that has already experienced resurrection, ...

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 ...

Metropolitan Joseph Presides at Cathedral Liturgy and Institute Gathering

Metropolitan Joseph at St. Nicholas Cathedral, February 21, 2016

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - February 2016 Above all else, prayer leads Orthodox Christians to repentance, forgiveness, piety, and every virtue inspired by Great Lent. His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph preached this lesson at St. Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Christian Cathedral in Los Angeles on the Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee, the day that ...

His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph Interviewed About Syrian Crisis

His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph

  The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - December 2015 During his pastoral visit to Saints Peter & Paul Orthodox Christian Church in Salt Lake City, Utah on December 12–14, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph sat down with Antiochian journalist Peter Samore to discuss the Syrian civil war and the millions of refugees it has produced. Sayidna ...

Ancient Faith Radio Special: “Antioch on the Record”

22/10/15 A special edition of "Ancient Faith Today" on Ancient Faith Radio features an important conversation regarding Orthodox administrative unity, between host Kevin Allen and the Very Reverend Patrick O' Grady of St. Peter the Apostle Antiochian Orthodox Church, Pomona, CA. Speaking as an official representative for His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph and the Archdiocese, Fr. Patrick ...

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 ...

Antiochian Women Project 2015-2016: Hungry Children at Home and Abroad

September 2015 - The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America At the 52nd Archdiocesan Convention in Boston, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph announced the Antiochian Women’s Project for this year: HUNGRY CHILDREN at Home & Abroad.  This project will leverage the hard work and determination of our Antiochian Women to address one of the most pressing global ...

St. Vladimir’s Seminary Awards Honorary Doctorates to Metropolitan Joseph and Metropolitan Tikhon

(L to R): Professor Pedrag Matejic; Fr. John Behr; Metropolitan Tikhon; Metropolitan  Joseph; Fr. Chad Hatfield (Photo: Jasmine Yedigarian)

On Monday, September 14, 2015, the Board of Trustees and Faculty of St. Vladimir’s Seminary bestowed a Doctor of Divinity degree, honoris causa, on His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph. (View the photo gallery) Additionally, His Beatitude the Most Blessed Tikhon, primate of the Orthodox Church in America, was awarded with an honorary doctorate as well. “We have the ...

Greetings From New Antiochian Women President – Dianne O’Regan

Met. Joseph installs new officers (R to L): His Grace Bishop John (Spiritual Advisor), Dianne O’Regan, Kh. Suzanne Murphy, Fadia Juzdan, and Melinda Bentz. (Missing:  Sheryl VanderWagen)

August 2015 - The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America I send you greetings on behalf of the new officers and coordinators of the North American Board (“NAB”) of the Antiochian Women.  We were blessed to have been sworn in by His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph on Wednesday, July 22, 2015 during the Archdiocese Convention in Boston, ...

Historic Boston Convention is in Full Swing

July 2015 After the opening of the 52nd Antiochian Archdiocese Convention on Monday, July 22 in Boston, MA, a full day of events on Tuesday found His Beatitude Patriarch John X and His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph addressing a variety of archdiocesan groups. (View the gallery by Antiochpatriarchate.org) At 11:30 a.m., following the 9 a.m. Divine Liturgy, the ...

Patriarch John X Visits Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology

On Monday morning, July 20, 2015, His Beatitude Patriarch John X visited Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology in Brookline, MA. His visit to the beautiful campus included an extensive tour of the grounds, a service in the Holy Cross Chapel, and a luncheon. Patriarch John was hosted by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of ...

Patriarch John X Celebrates Divine Services at St. George Cathedral in Worcester

On Saturday and Sunday, July 18-19, 2015, His Beatitude Patriarch John X celebrated Great Vespers, Orthros and Divine Liturgy at St. George Cathedral in Worcester, Massachusetts. His Beatitude was joined by His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, as well as many other Antiochian bishops, clergy and faithful. Following Great Vespers on Saturday, a fundraising dinner was held ...

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 ...

Anniversary of the Repose of Metropolitan Philip

Metropolitan Philip of Thrice-Blessed Memory 13

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America  - MARCH 2015 His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph writes: Beloved in Christ: Greetings to you and your families as we begin our season of fasting, prayer and almsgiving. I pray you are having a blessed beginning of the Fast. March 19 will mark the one-year anniversary of the falling-asleep of our beloved Metropolitan ...

The Orthodox Monastery of Saints Ninian and Cuthbert to become the first Orthodox Monastery in the Hebrides

KILNINIAN HISTORY-  16/3/14 Mull Historical Society describes Kilninian, built in 1755, as ‘one of the oldest (churches), and until very recently, still used for worship. Possibly standing on the site of an earlier medieval church, it first appears in the records of 1561, where it is stated that the parsonage of ‘Keilnoening’ had formerly belonged to ...