Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops Respond to Racist Violence in Charlottesville – VA

Assemblyofbishops - 19/7/17 Friday, August 18, 2017 The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America Response to Racist Violence in Charlottesville, VA The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America stands with all people of good will in condemning the hateful violence and lamenting the loss of life that resulted ...

“ST. SERAPHIM CAMP – A GENUINE TRIUMPH OF ORTHODOXY!”

Eastern American Diocese - August 2017 The Eastern American Diocese has a longstanding tradition of hosting various children’s camps throughout the summer months. When we talk about summer camps, we usually think of scout camps, particularly the camps of St. George Pathfinders of America (ORUR) and the Association of Russian Explorers Outside of Russia (NORR). But ...

Enthusiastic First Meeting of St. Phoebe Center Southern Chapter

Speakers at St. Phoebe Conference Recap Event (L to R): Dionne Manos, Marilyn Rouvelas, Matushka Alexandra Safchuk, and Christina Jatras.

  June 2015 The Southern Regional Chapter of St. Phoebe Center hosted a program, “Restoring the Holy Orthodox Tradition of Deaconess” at St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church, in Falls Church, VA, on May 28, 2015. Over forty people from Romanian, Greek, OCA, Antiochian, and Russian parishes in the Washington area and Richmond, VA, attended. Participants shared their enthusiasm, ...

OCA represented at military, chaplaincy conferences

Frs. Boback and Gallick at conference.

ALEXANDRIA, VA [OCA] - 31/1/15 Archpriest Theodore Boback, Dean/Executive Director of the Orthodox Church in America’s Military and VA Chaplaincies, and Archpriest Joseph Gallick participated in the Annual NCMAF and ECVAC Conference and AFCB meeting here recently. Due to prior commitments, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon was unable to attend this year’s gatherings. The annual National Conference on Ministry ...

Bishop Angaelos to Address Current Situation in Egypt

27/9/13 Visit COPTIC ORPHANS WEBPAGE HERE: His Grace Bishop Angaelos will be in Washington D.C. to address critical developments in Egypt at three speaking engagements spearheaded by Coptic Orphans. Events are open to the public and all are welcome. His Grace Bishop Angaelos will be in Washington D.C. to address critical developments in Egypt at three speaking engagements ...

Archbishop Aykazian: Turkey will apologize for Genocide

3o/12/2011 Emil Sanamyan WASHINGTON - Archbishop Vicken Aykazian is the Washington-based Legate of the Eastern Diocese of the Armenian Church and a prominent figure in international inter-faith dialogue. The Armenian Reporter's Emil Sanamyan submitted questions to Archbishop Aykazian soon after his most recent trip to Turkey; the answers were then returned by e-mail. AR: What was the significance ...

The Ethiopian Orthodox Chruch Sunday School Union Meeting Held

13/2/2011 The Ethiopian Orthodox Church Sunday school union east coast sector held its first meeting. VA.EOTC-NASSU (North America Sunday School Union) is set to bring together members of Sunday schools in the 27 churches in the East coast area. "It was started functioning in October 2010, and had been able to gather the data of the number ...

Strategic Planning Committee members, OCA department chairs, Meet

25/8/2010 SYOSSET, NY [OCA] -- In an effort to continue seeking broad input into the future direction of the Orthodox Church in America, members of the Strategic Planning Committee [SPC] met with representatives of several OCA departments at the Chancery here on August 17, 2010. "Most department chairpersons or co-chairpersons participated in the meeting and shared the ...