Saint Catherine’s Vision (SCV) – A Brief Review of the Year – 2019

SCV - Dr. Kyriaki Karidoyanes FitzGerald - Cofounder and Executive Director - 25/1/2019 Over the past year, SCV has enjoyed incrementally, much progress!  Our website attests to a witness of service offered on behalf of the Church at the highest level of theological and spiritual accountability.  By God’s grace, since our inception, we have been striving ...

Final draft of revised OCA Statute released

Statute Revision Committee

8/5/15 The final draft of the revisedStatute of the Orthodox Church in America, slated to be presented for adoption at the upcoming 18th All-American Council (AAC) in Atlanta, GA July 20-24, 2015, is now available on-line. The release of the revised Statuteis in accordance with Article XIIIof the current Statute, which stipulates that all proposed amendments must ...

Evangelization: “A Tale of Two Parishes!”

Lansing, NY

OCA - December 2014 Over the weekend of November 15-16, 2014, Archpriest Jonathan Ivanoff, Director of the Commission on Mission and Evangelism of the Diocese of New York and New Jersey, visited Holy Apostles Mission Church here to meet with Priest James Worthington, Rector, and his parishioners, to celebrate the divine services, and to share in ...

OCA Statute Revision Task Force continues work

Statute Meeting

OCA - Septmber 2014 The Statute Revision Task Force of the Orthodox Church in America held its third meeting at Holy Dormition Monastery here August 19- 22, 2014. Participants were grateful to Mother Gabriella and the monastic sisterhood for the warm hospitality they graciously provided. Under the chairmanship of His Eminence, Archbishop Nathaniel of Detroit and the ...

Emergency Support for Syria’s Cultural Heritage

Damage to the Eastern Hall of the Ma

18/7/14 - http://www.penn.museum In addition to the high toll that Syria's four-year-old civil war has had on its people and infrastructure, Syria's cultural heritage has been and continues to be destroyed at an unprecedented rate. World Heritage sites like the historic city of Aleppo and Krak des Chevaliers, as well as medieval Christian cemeteries and numerous archaeological ...

Statute Revision Task Force holds first meeting

21/1/14 Members of the Orthodox Churchin America’s Statute Revision Task Force held their first face-to-face meeting at Saints Peter and PaulChurch here January 16-17, 2014. Established by the Holy Synod of Bishops in October 2013, the Task Force is undertaking a comprehensive revision of the OCA Statute, slated to be presented for adoption at the 18th All-American Council in Atlanta, GA in July ...