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Assembly VI Concludes; Hierarchs Issue Message to the Faithful

Friday, September 18, 2015
The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America concluded its sixth annual meeting on Thursday, September 17 in Chicago. read more »

Annual Meeting Continues With Focus on Canonical Regional Planning and Pastoral Practices

Thursday, September 17, 2015
The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America convened for a second day on Wednesday, September 16 in Chicago, IL. read more »

Assembly Convenes Sixth Annual Meeting in Chicago

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America convened its sixth annual meeting Tuesday, September 15 in Chicago, IL with 45 hierarchs in attendance. read more »

Address of Archbishop Demetrios at the 2015 Assembly of Bishops

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Your Eminences, Your Excellencies and Your Graces, Beloved Hierarchs of the Assembly of the Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America, what a great joy it is to be together again and to sing praise to the Lord, repeating the words of yesterday’s great feast: We venerate Your Cross, Master, and we glorify Your Holy Resurrection. read more »

Assembly Releases New Study on Orthodox Generosity and Giving to the Church

Thursday, September 10, 2015
The Assembly of Bishops has released a new study today, "Exploring Orthodox Generosity: Giving in US Orthodox Parishes." read more »

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