Contacts

Name Position Phone Suburb State
Bishop Christodoulos Bishop Alsip Illinois
Webmaster Webmaster
Holy Metropolis G.O.C. of America Metropolis Office (518) 254-7286 Cobleskill New York
St. John of San Francisco Orthodox Monastery Metropolitan's Monastery (518) 254-7283 Cobleskill New York
Fr. George Kamberidis Chief Secretary (617) 610-7323 Newton Massachusetts
Orthodox Awareness

The Problem of Conservative New Calendarism

A talk delivered by Fr. Maximus (Marretta) to the Inter-Orthodox Conference "Orthodoxy and Modern Ecumenism," University of Chicago, March 5/18, 2007. Read more...

Missions

Saint Matthew the Evangelist, Jonesboro, Arkansas

Jonesboro is a town located near the Eastern border of Arkansas, with a population of approximately 60,000. From a human standpoint, it’s not the most likely candidate for a traditional Orthodox mission, but for an Orthodox Christian who orders his priorities around Christ and His Church, it makes perfect sense. Read more...

Youth

Report and photos from the 2017 Youth & Family Conference

Ask A Priest

Fasting

Q. There seems to be a lot of variation in how people observe fasting, but my confessor told me to fast from oil on Wednesday and Friday. Oil is a pretty vague category, though, and I was wondering if I could get a more explicit description of what kinds of food and drink are excluded on strict fast days. Read more...