Assembly of Bishops News

Antiochian Archdiocese Resumes Full Participation in Assembly

Friday, May 09, 2014

The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America has resumed full participation in the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America. This development is a direct result of the decision by the Holy Synod of the Church of Antioch to rescind its previous resolution to temporarily suspend participation in every Assembly of Bishops.

His Eminence Metropolitan Silouan, Patriarchal Vicar, notified the Chairman of the Assembly, His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America, of the decision, which was received with great joy.

All members of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America, including hierarchs, priests, deacons, monastics, and lay men and women, will resume the responsibilities and functions with which they were previously entrusted by the Assembly.

Return to the Assembly of Bishops News Listing

Additional Links

Epistle Reading: 1 Peter 3:10-22

Gospel Reading: Mark 12:18-27

Leavetaking of the Theophany of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ; Agnes the Virgin-martyr; Sabbas (Sava), Archbishop of Serbia; The Holy Fathers slain at Sinai and Raitho

You are viewing the Old Calendar Readings. View the New Calendar

Recent News

Diocesan Faithful March For Life
Monday, January 26, 2015

Theophany Services To Be Live Streamed!
Sunday, January 18, 2015

Eternal Memory: Dorothy Brown
Saturday, January 17, 2015

Diocesan Youth Receive Spiritual Profit From OCF College Conference
Saturday, January 17, 2015