Assembly of Bishops News

Assembly Publishes New Report on Monastic Communities

Monday, January 26, 2015

The Assembly has published a new report, "Orthodox Monastic Communities in the United States." Read More ...

Orthodox Scout Sunday is February 8

Friday, January 23, 2015

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the USA has designated February 8, 2015 as Orthodox Scout Sunday. Read More ...

Assembly Delegation to Participate in March for Life

Monday, January 19, 2015

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America will send a delegation to the annual March for Life, Thursday, January 22, 2015 in Washington, DC. Read More ...

Orthodox Christian Network "Share the Light" Sunday is January 18

Monday, January 12, 2015

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the USA has designated Sunday, January 18, 2015 as Orthodox Christian Network "Share the Light" Sunday. Read More ...

Nativity and Theophany Message 2014

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

The 2014 Nativity and Theophany Message from the Chairman of the Assembly of Bishops. Read More ...

Metropolitan Joseph Enthroned As Head of Antiochian Church in America

Friday, December 12, 2014

On Saturday, December 6, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph was enthroned as the new head of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. Read More ...

2014 Committee Reports Now Available

Monday, December 8, 2014

The Assembly's annual committee reports are now available online. The summary reports, which were prepared by the committee chairmen, provide an overview of each committee's activities and accomplishments between September 2013-August 2014. Read More ...

IOCC Sunday is November 23

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

The Assembly of Bishops has designated November 23, 2014 as International Orthodox Christian Charities' (IOCC) Sunday. Read More ...

Assembly of Bishops Issues Message to the Faithful, Statement on Middle East

Friday, September 19, 2014

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America concluded its fifth annual meeting on Thursday in Dallas. The Assembly issued a message to the faithful and a statement on the Middle East. Read More ...

Assembly of Bishops Renews Commitment to Greater Cooperation, Applauds Work of its Agencies

Thursday, September 18, 2014

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America convened for a second day of meetings on Wednesday in Dallas, Texas. Read More ...

His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Addresses Assembly in Video Message

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, in a special video message presented during today’s opening session, addressed the members of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America. Read More ...

Annual Meeting Progresses with Constructive Dialogue

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

More than 35 members of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America joined in celebrating the Divine Liturgy Tuesday morning, September 16, at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Dallas, Texas. Read More ...

Annual Assembly Convenes with Clergy-Laity Gathering in Dallas

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America commenced its fifth annual meeting Monday, September 15, with a Pan-Orthodox Clergy-Laity Gathering in Dallas, Texas. Some two hundred people attended, including more than 30 bishops representing the member jurisdictions of the Assembly. Read More ...

September 7 Designated as Assembly of Bishops Sunday

Friday, September 12, 2014

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America has designated Sunday, September 7 as Assembly of Bishops Sunday and releases the following encyclical. Read More ...

On the Meaning of Chambésy: An Interview with Metropolitan John of Pergamon

Thursday, August 14, 2014

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America has released an interview with Metropolitan John of Pergamon. Metropolitan John was the Chairman of the Fourth Pre-Conciliar Pan-Orthodox Conference at Chambésy in 2009 and one of the signers of the Chambésy Decision. Read More ...

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