Resolutions of the 2018 Eastern Diocese General Assembly of the Serbian Orthodox Church

Church of Serbia - 14/3/18 We, the clergy, monastics, and representatives of the people of God, ordained and elected members to the Annual Assembly of the Serbian Orthodox Diocese of Eastern America, Serbian Orthodox Church, have gathered together at the church of the Holy Great and Victorious Martyr George in the God-protected city of Clearwater, Florida on ...

Slava Banquet

SVOTS - March 2017 St. George’s Events Center 4667 Applegrove St. NW North Canton, OH 44720 On Sunday, April 30, 2017, His Grace Irinej, bishop of the Eastern Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church, will celebrate the “Slava”  (Patron’s Saint’s Day) of St. George’s Serbian Orthodox Church, North Canton, OH. The celebration is being hosted by the parish at St. ...

Pastoral Life Colloquium discerns issues facing clergy and their families

OCA- 2/5/15 Representatives from every diocese of the Orthodox Church in America, Chancery clergy, members of the Department of Pastoral Life, and an advisory panel gathered at the Chancery here April 28-29, 2015 for a Pastoral Life Colloquium to discuss issues facing clergy and their families.  [See related story.] “Collectively, participants brought decades—and even centuries—of pastoral experience ...

Ohio site of FOCA’s May 2015 national bowling, basketball tournaments

FOCA

COLUMBUS, OH [FOCA] - 7/3/15 The Fellowship of Orthodox Christians in America [FOCA] will hold its annual national bowling tournament May 1-2, 2015. Sponsored by the Cap City O Club, Chapter 254, of Saint Gregory of Nyssa Church here, the theme of the annual event is “Roll Back to Ohio.” Bowling will begin Friday evening, May 1, at ...

Midwest Diocesan Assembly nominates Archpriest Paul Gassios for vacant Chicago See

Fr Paul Gassios

BROADVIEW HEIGHTS, OH [OCA] - October 2014 One hundred and three clergy and lay delegates representing parishes throughout the Orthodox Church in America’s Diocese of the Midwest gathered at Archangel Michael Church here on Tuesday, October 7, 2014, for a special Assembly at which Archpriest Paul Gassios was nominated to fill the vacant See of Chicago ...

First Enthronement Anniversary of Metropolitan Tikhon

22/11/13 Orthodox Church in America On November 13, 2013—marked  the first anniversary of the election of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, as Primate of the Orthodox Church in America at the 17th All-American Council held at Holy Trinity Church, Parma, OH. May God grant you many years, Master! Source:  

City of Seven Hills, Ohio Designates Pope Shenouda III Street

26/6/13 Bishoy M. Mikhail (Seven Hills, OH) - St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church of Seven Hills held a ceremony on Sunday, June 23, 2013, to dedicate the honorary street designation of Pope Shenouda III Street and Pope Shenouda III Museum. Because of his connection to Archpriest Fr. Mikhail Edward Mikhail and St. Mark’s, the Cities of Seven ...

Archimandrite Alexander [Golitzin] consecrated Bishop of Toledo and the Bulgarian diocese

5/5/2012 ROSSFORD, OH [OCA] Archimandrite Alexander [Golitzin] was consecrated Bishop of Toledo and the Bulgarian Diocese during a Hierarchical Divine Liturgy here at Saint George Orthodox Cathedral on Saturday, May 5, 2012. His Beatitude, Metropolitan Jonah, presided at the consecration Divine Liturgy. Concelebrating were His Eminence, Archbishop Nathaniel; His Grace, Bishop Nikon; His Grace, Bishop Tikhon; His Grace, ...

In Memoriam: Archpriest George Nedelkoff

01/01/2011 Orthodox Church in America FT. WAYNE, IN [OCA] -- Archpriest George Nedelkoff, retired pastor of Saint Nicholas Church here and former Chancellor of the Bulgarian Diocese of the Orthodox Church in America, fell asleep in the Lord in Sydney, OH on Thursday, December 30, 2010. Born in Varna, Bulgaria, on August 16, 1926, he studied for ...

OCA Parish Ministry Conference, Young Adults Rally, Attracts Over 160 Participants

6/7/2010 BEREA, OH [OCA] -- Over 160 individuals from as far as Massachusetts and California gathered on the campus of Baldwin-Wallace College here from Sunday evening, June 27, 2010 through Wednesday afternoon, June 30 for the Orthodox Church in America’s Parish Ministries Conference and Young Adult Rally. The conference and rally -- the first of its kind ...