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Assembly Delegation to Participate in March for Life in Nation's Capital

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 »

OCN "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 from the Assembly Chairman

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 08, 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 »

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