Lest We Forget: The Legacy of Metropolitan Antony Bashir

February 2016 - The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America Remembering Metropolitan Antony Bashir on the 50th Anniversary of His Repose: http://www.antiochian.org/remembering-metropolitan-antony-bashir-50th-anniversary-his-repose by Fr. Antony Gabriel, first published in The Word Magazine, February 1998 "Orthodoxy is a freedom-loving, democratic faith it is at its best in our free America. Our people are part and parcel of America, gladly giving their treasure ...

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 ...

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 ...

40th Day Trisagion Prayers for Metropolitan Philip

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - May 2014 As per the instructions from His Eminence Metropolitan Silouan of Buenos Aires and all Argentina, Patriarchal Vicar for the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America: Since the fortieth day of the repose of Metropolitan Philip of thrice-blessed memory coincides with Thomas Sunday (a day on which ...

Photos from Friday March 28 Memorial Services for Metropolitan Philip

The Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - 30/3/14 We are grateful to the community of St. Nicholas Cathedral of Brooklyn, NY and all those who have labored to organize and record the memorial events honoring the repose of our beloved Primate, His Eminence Metropolitan Philip. Following are photographs from the Friday, March 28, ...

Tributes to Metropolitan Philip

Anthiochian Archdiocese of North Amercia - 25/3/14 See this page for all details regarding this week's memorial services for Metropolitan Philip. The Archdiocese is deeply grateful for the wide range of tributes to His Eminence Metropolitan Philip which have begun to follow his repose. This collection of tributes from religious leaders, media outlets, and international sources will ...

Funeral Arrangements for Metropolitan Philip

21/3/14 The schedule for all events associated with the falling asleep of Metropolitan Philip is available here. All events will be held at St. Nicholas Cathedral in Brooklyn, New York unless another location is specified. Updates will be available shortly regarding a schedule of services with the clergy who are designated to serve at each one. MONDAY MARCH 24 7:00 p.m. Great Vespers for the Feast of the ...

Remembering His Eminence Metropolitan Philip

21/3/14 Visit the Metropolitan Philip Memorial Page of Antiochian.org for information on the life, work and passing of our beloved Primate. A biography, news archives, reflections on and by Metropolitan Philip, links to video and audio, photo galleries and more are currentlyavailable or being prepared. Listen to a historic Ancient Faith Radio interview from 2009 of Metropolitan Philip conducted by Fr. Peter Gillquist, of ...

Metropolitan Philip Enters Eternal Rest

The Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America MEMORY ETERNAL!!! Read More on the Metropolitan The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America, with great sadness, announces the passing unto life eternal of His Eminence the Most Reverend Metropolitan Philip, Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America. May his memory be eternal!  Details are forthcoming. Source:      

Prayers Requested for Metropolitan Philip

Anthiochian Archdioscese of USA - 13/3/14 While in Florida and undergoing tests in the hospital, Metropolitan Philip suffered a minor heart attack on Sunday. He is in an encouraging situation in ICU. A prayer service for His Eminence will be held this Monday afternoon at the Archdiocese Headquarters. We ask all of you to hold prayer services ...

Orthodox Christian Leader Decries Syrian Rebel Attacks Near Monasteries

16/9/13 Syrian military forces continue to battle Islamic rebels near the ancient Christian town of Maaloula, Syria, where some residents still speak Aramaic, the language of Jesus Christ. Most Maaloula residents have fled, but nuns and orphans remain holed up in Mar Tekla, one of the town’s two early Christian monasteries. They are members of the eastern orthodox ...

Metropolitan Philip Announces Election of New Auxiliary Bishops

6/8/2011 Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America At the conclusion of the Divine Liturgy on Saturday, July 30, at the 50th Convention of the Antiochian Archdiocese, His Eminence Metropolitan Philip announced that the Synod had elected three archimandrites of the Archdiocese for elevation to the episcopacy. They are: the Rt. Rev. Archimandrite John Abdalah, who will serve ...

Metropolitan Philip defends Decisions

"He says transfer of bishop needed to revive diocese" By DAVID YONKE BLADE RELIGION EDITOR The Anthiochian Archdiocese of North America 6/11/2010 The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church is thriving everywhere in North America except the Midwest, according to the archdiocese's longtime leader, Metropolitan Philip Saliba. And that was the sole reason for a controversial decision, announced last month, to transfer ...

Antiochian House of Studies to Host 30th Anniversary Festivities

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America On Thursday evening, September 2, the Antiochian House of Studies will be kicking off their First Inaugural Alumni Reunion with a banquet and keynote address by His Eminence, Metropolitan Philip. The educational program in applied theology is gratefully celebrating thirty years of offering a unique long-distance forum for all ...