1970 Letter from Ecumenical Patriarch Athenagoras on Autocephaly

THE SOCIETY FOR ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN HISTORY IN THE AMERICAS - 24/9/18 Editor’s note: In 1970, the Patriarchate of Moscow issued a Tomos of Autocephaly to its former archdiocese in North America, which was commonly known as the “Russian Metropolia” and is now the “Orthodox Church in America.” Ecumenical Patriarch Athenagoras protested against this act in multiple ...

Encyclical of Archbishop Demetrios for the Feast of the Nativity 2014

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Dec 16, 2014 - Greek Orthodox Church in America Protocol Number 239/14 December 25, 2014 The Nativity of Christ For unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is given…. (Isaiah 9:6) To the Most Reverend Hierarchs, the Reverend Priests and Deacons, the Monks and Nuns, the Presidents and Members of the Parish Councils of the Greek Orthodox ...