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Sunday of Orthodoxy

Thursday, February 26, 2015
The 2015 Sunday of Orthodoxy Message from the Chairman of the Assembly of Bishops. read more »

Sunday of Orthodoxy Photo Submissions

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
The Assembly of Bishops invites Orthodox faithful to submit photos of pan-Orthodox celebrations of the Sunday of Orthodoxy. read more »

Archbishop Jovan of Ohrid Released from Prison

Thursday, February 05, 2015
Archbishop Jovan (Vraniskovsky) of Ohrid, head of the autonomous Archdiocese of Ohrid, was released from prison on February 2 after more than three years in detention. read more »

Orthodox Bishops' Reflections on the March for Life

Monday, February 02, 2015
Metropolitan Tikhon, Bishop Demetrios, and Bishop Michael offer reflections and remarks on the 42nd annual March for Life in Washington, DC. read more »

Assembly Launches National Study on Church Giving

Friday, January 30, 2015
The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops has launched a national study, "Exploring Orthodox Generosity: Giving in US Orthodox Parishes." All Orthodox clergy and laity are invited to take part in this unique project. read more »

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