Announcements

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Announcement of the Decisions of the Holy Eparchial Synod: May 30/June 12 2015 18 June 2015
Eparchial Synod Meeting and Concelebration, June 2015 18 June 2015
His Grace Bishop Auxentios of Etna and Portland 23 January 2015
Communiqué Regarding the Meeting between the Pope and the Patriarch in Jerusalem 26 June 2014
A Necessary Clarification 27 March 2014
Announcement Concerning the Union of the Synod in Resistance with the Church of the GOC 19 March 2014
Announcement of the Decisions of the Holy Synod: Feb 6/19 2014 25 February 2014
The Election of the New Metropolitan of America 21 February 2014
Announcement of the Decisions of the Holy Eparchial Synod: Dec 31 2013/Jan 13 2014 17 January 2014
Announcement of the Decisions of the Holy Eparchial Synod: Dec 19 2013/Jan 1 2014 13 January 2014
Announcement of the Decisions of the Holy Synod: Nov 6/19 2013 25 November 2013
Announcement of the Decisions of the Holy Synod: Oct. 10/23 2013 25 November 2013
First Synod Meeting of the Ecclesiastical Year 26 September 2013
Communiqué on Organ Transplantation and Donation 26 August 2013
An Epistle Regarding Christian Education in the Home and the Living Water Web Site 13 August 2013
Announcement to the Public 12 December 2012
Encyclical of the Holy Eparchial Synod in America Regarding the Theological Institute 15 October 2011
Protocol Number 719‏ 24 October 2003
Announcement of Decisions of the Holy Synod of the Church of the G.O.C. of Greece Which Pertain to the Church in America 26 January 2014
Announcement of the Decisions of the Synodal Courts 01 December 2001
Orthodox Awareness

Why Do We Follow the Old Orthodox Calendar?

Why do we follow the Old Orthodox Calendar?

a Because based on it, the First Ecumenical Council established the Paschal Canon and appointed that the feast of Holy Pascha may fall anywhere from March 22nd until April 25th, while with the New (Papal) Calendar it can fall as late at May 8th.

b The Gregorian (Papal) Calendar has been condemned by three Pan-Orthodox Councils under Patriarch Jeremiah Tranos (1583, 1587, 1589) Read more...

Missions

Saint John of Kronstadt - Bunnell, Florida

St. John of Kronstadt Orthodox Church began as a mission parish in the year 2000, in a home chapel in Palm Coast, FL – a small town on Florida’s northeast coast located between St. Augustine and Daytona Beach. After two years, it became necessary to have services in area community centers, rented for Sundays and other Holy Days. Read more...

Youth

Report and photos from the 2017 Youth & Family Conference

Ask A Priest

Is the GOC Insular?

Q. In considering becoming part of the GOC in America, I am getting warnings from various circles that the attitude of GOC people is that of being “walled off,” “arrogant,” “judgmental,” and “in your face” toward those not in the Genuine Orthodox Church, with accusations such as “World Orthodox” priests are “not even Christians” and the like. Could you give me your personal, realistic assessment of this dynamic and possibly refer me to an official statement on how GOC members should and do relate to and communicate with those in “World Orthodoxy”? Read more...