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Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. A parish of the Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America, Diocese of Miami News Calendar Contact Message from Metropolitan JOSEPH regarding COVID-19. Metropolitan Joseph is a longtime supporter and friend of the St. Bishop ALEXANDER Our parish is under the Ecclesiastical Authority of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America, which is part of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and all the East. Encyclical of His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH (Antiochian) Regarding COVID-19. Bishop ALEXANDER. Whatever they may mouth, they support rightwing political factions that support the terrorists that crucify Syria. Archbishop + ELPIDOPHOROS * (see link) Metropolis of Pittsburgh Metropolitan + SAVAS. Welcome to the Antiochian House of Studies (AHOS) The Antiochian House of Studies (AHOS) was established in 1980, under the aegis of the ancient and unbroken tradition of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch, with the express purpose of offering a theological education to as broad a public as possible. Joseph issued the following statement from Shwayya, Lebanon, where he is attending the Holy Synod meetings. In 2017, Metropolitan Joseph welcomed Metropolitan Tikhon and Archbishop Michael at the Antiochian Archdiocese's Saint Nicholas Cathedral, Brooklyn, NY, for the celebration of the. Metropolitan Joseph was formerly the Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles and the West. (Photography credits: Deacon Finnian Roberts, Deacon Peter Winson and Jeff Kwarsick). On the sixth of October 2016, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America sent a letter to the clergy of his former diocese of the West, informing them that a man convicted of sexual assault would be their new interim bishop. His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, delivered the homily at the celebration of Vespers marking the Sunday of Orthodoxy at Saint Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral here March 5, 2017. I write to you as a concerned parishioner of ————-. More Photos > Video. Metropolitan Joseph, will be enthroned as the ruling Metropolitan of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church of North America, at Saint Nicholas Cathedral on Saturday, December 6, 2014. The Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese OF NORTH AMERICA The Diocese of Charleston, Oakland and the Mid-Atlantic 4407 KANAWHA AVE. Metropolitan JOSEPH'S achievements in apostolic ministry over the course of almost 20 years of diakonia as Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles & the West, as well as the locum tenens of the Diocese of Eagle River & the Northwest, form a solid testimony to his spiritual, ethical, and personal leadership qualifications. Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America joins Fr. by a clergyman of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese (AOCA) represents the culmination of several articles in which we have voiced our opposition to Father…. Tikhon’s Community being awarded an honorary doctorate from the seminary in 2010 for his many years of dedicated leadership to the church in North America. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - Pastoral Letter from His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH for the Ecclesiastical New Year. John (Rassem) El Massih to the Holy Priesthood. Recently, many of us heard of the repose of the Elder Ephraim of ANTIOCHIAN ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN ARCHDIOCESE OF NORTH AMERICA His Eminence The Most Reverend Metropolitan JOSEPH Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America. As well as following the guidelines of the Antiochian Orthodox Department of Christian Education or (AODCE). Twenty-two years seems like a long space of time, but during that time God has been preparing a particular priest to do a particular work. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America: Metropolitan Joseph’s Address to Diocese of Los Angeles Clergy Διαδώστε: The following are Metropolitan Joseph’s opening remarks at the annual Clergy Seminar for the Diocese of Los Angeles, held in Alhambra, CA on February 3-6, 2020. Metropolitan +JOSEPH Antiochian Diocese: Toledo and the Midwest Bishop + ANTHONY St. Saint Elias Orthodox Christian Church is a parish of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America, presided over by His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH, and the Diocese of Ottawa, Eastern Canada and Upstate New York, shepherded by His Grace Bishop ALEXANDER. Mary Cathedral in Damascus, after many years of serving as a deacon and priest. Andrew Stephen Damick to talk tough ministry questions amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Saints Peter and Paul is currently overseen by Metropolitan Joseph, Metropolitan of all North America. Matins: 9:20 AM Divine Liturgy: 10:30 AM CLICK HERE TO VIEW. Hierarchical Divine Liturgy with Metropolitan Joseph at St. George community was now sanctified and complete. Father Andrew Kishler has been serving as our priest since 2013. Shipped with USPS First Class. O heavenly King, O Comforter, the Spirit of truth, who art in all places and fillest all things; Treasury of good things and Giver of life: Come and dwell in us and cleanse us from every stain, and save our souls, O gracious Lord. Nicholas Cathedral in Brooklyn, New York, by His Beatitude John X, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East. John Namie who was a classmate of + Philip at SVS and originally from PA. After his basic schooling, he completed his undergraduate studies at Lebanese University in Beirut and then earned his Master in Theology from Aristotle University in Thessaloniki, Greece. April 10, 2020. He then started teaching from his home; he learned Hebrew under one of his Jewish students. Published by Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and all the East, October 10, 2003. Friday, March 8, 2019 6:00 PM – Vespers at St. Photo credit: Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. Born: 1950, Damascus, Syria Biography of His Eminence the Most Reverend Metropolitan JOSEPH Metropolitan JOSEPH, was consecrated to the Holy Episcopacy on June 30,1991 at St. The head of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America is paying his first visit to Jacksonville. Includes a liturgical calendar, daily readings, listings of saints, fasting guidelines, and the popular spiritual “Thought for the Day” from the Church Fathers and our own Metropolitan JOSEPH. The schedule of special services can be found here. The 20th Biennial Clergy Symposium for the Antiochian Archdiocese was convened by His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph July 16-20, 2018 at the beautiful Antiochian Village in Bolivar, PA. John of Damascus and Al-Assiyeh schools in. I have been in contact with the Archdiocese of Beirut and am thankful that His Eminence Metropolitan Elias of Beirut is safe. Welcome to the Antiochian House of Studies (AHOS) The Antiochian House of Studies (AHOS) was established in 1980, under the aegis of the ancient and unbroken tradition of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch, with the express purpose of offering a theological education to as broad a public as possible. While American converts play a substantial role in the life of the Archdiocese, being well represented among both clergy and laity, all senior Bishops of the Antiochian Archdiocese are of Levantine descent. , or in memory of our departed loved ones. Andrew Stephen Damick to talk tough ministry questions amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Metropolitan Joseph (Al-Zehlaoui) and Archpriest Josiah Trenham of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. Visit by Metropolitan JOSEPH. His enthronement as Metropolitan of New York was held in New York on October 13 of that year. Come join us! Our address is: 2815 S Bay St, Eustis, Florida 32726. However, today, they’ll experience it in Brooklyn in a service that’d formalise the election earlier this year of Archbishop Joseph al-Zehlaoui as the new metropolitan of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. Orthodox News. The following letter was emailed to the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch on January 18, 2020, with copies to Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese, all his suffragan bishops, Father Thomas Zain, Father Nicholas Belcher, several other staff members in Englewood, and Father Josiah Trenham. Plenary talks were given by each of the bishops on the following topics:. bration for the reception of converts in many Orthodox churches. com | (909) 985-6844. Box 5238, Englewood, NJ 07631-5238 office: (201) 871-1355 [email protected] O Sayedna, Joseph, in the name of all your brothers in the Antiochian Orthodox Church, I address you personally: Here, we stand now before the throne of the church. Douglas has 7 jobs listed on their profile. (201) 871-1355 T [email protected] August 11, 2017. George Antiochian Orthodox Church 1118 Cherry Ave. I have been in contact with the Archdiocese of Beirut and am thankful that His Eminence Metropolitan Elias of Beirut is safe. His Eminence, Metropolitan Joseph, was consecrated to the Holy Episcopacy on June 30, 1991 at St. En Dove Road Wasilla, Alaska 99654 Pastor’s Phone: (907)373-5254. The head of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America is paying his first visit to Jacksonville. Tikhon’s Community being awarded an honorary doctorate from the seminary in 2010 for his many years of dedicated leadership to the church in North America. George with all five Antiochian West Michigan parishes. After his basic schooling, he completed his undergraduate studies at Lebanese University in Beirut and then earned his Master in Theology from Aristotle University in Thessaloniki, Greece. Archbishop Elpidophoros was received August 22, 2019, by Metropolitan Joseph for their first official visit at the headquarters of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. His Eminence the Most Reverend Metropolitan Joseph. From Metropolitan JOSEPH St. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. We are part of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America and all services are in English. Metropolitan Philip Asks for Full Archdiocese Support for Antiochian Day of Solidarity on Sunday Sept. Photo credit: Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. Here, in our Archdiocese, Bishop Joseph was assigned to the West Coast Chancery by Metropolitan Philip of blessed memory. On July 1, 2016 Fr Fino has been assigned by Metropolitan Joseph to St. The first was the Administrative Council for daily operations, co-chaired by father George M. En Dove Road Wasilla, Alaska 99654 Pastor’s Phone: (907)373-5254. The permanent home of the St. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America Diocese of Los Angeles and the West PRIMATE and DIOCESAN HIERARCH His Eminence, the Most Reverend Metropolitan JOSEPH PASTOR Rev. Metropolitan Philip directed clergy, laity and bishops to withdraw from the US Assembly in January 2014. Tikhon’s Community being awarded an honorary doctorate from the seminary in 2010 for his many years of dedicated leadership to the church in North America. In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. RELATED The Ancient Apostolic Church. Metropolitan JOSEPH’S Pastoral Letter for Holy Week. Our Antiochian Orthodox Metropolitan His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph. org Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese Featured Articles. His Eminence was born in Damascus, Syria, in 1950. We know with faith and help of our Antiochian Women, this dream, this vision, will become a reality. Metropolitan Joseph is a longtime supporter and friend of the St. Today, it is an organization of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese and is led by His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph. Metropolitan Joseph asks those who have not yet donated to consider a financial gift. Bishop Joseph was enthroned at St. Calinic Berger, Rev. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - Pastoral Letter from His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH for the Ecclesiastical New Year. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America: Metropolitan Joseph’s Address to Diocese of Los Angeles Clergy Διαδώστε: The following are Metropolitan Joseph’s opening remarks at the annual Clergy Seminar for the Diocese of Los Angeles, held in Alhambra, CA on February 3-6, 2020. On July 3, 2014, Metropolitan (then Archbishop) Joseph was elected to become the Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of all North America by the Holy Synod of Antioch after. Here, in our Archdiocese, Bishop Joseph was assigned to the West Coast Chancery by Metropolitan Philip of Blessed Memory. George, Patron of the Church. All Saints is a parish community of the Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America, which is led by His Eminence, Metropolitan Joseph. The Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch, also known as the Antiochian Orthodox Church and legally as the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East (Arabic: بطريركية أنطاكية وسائر المشرق للروم الأرثوذكس ‎, romanized: Baṭriyarkiyyat ʾAnṭākiya wa-Sāʾir al-Mašriq li-r-Rūm al-ʾUrṯūḏuks, lit. Very Reverend Father Amin Houli Pastor (403) 999-6911 fr. Metropolitan JOSEPH Metropolitan JOSEPH. The Word is the official news magazine of the Antiochian Archdiocese. (Photography credits: Deacon Finnian Roberts, Deacon Peter Winson and Jeff Kwarsick). 2013 Assembly of Bishops Convenes in Chicago. Order of St. He completed his undergraduate studies at Lebanese University in Beirut and then earned his Master of Theology (M. Antiochian. 3 Σεπτεμβρίου 2020. Metropolitan JOSEPH. Michel Najim, Dean & Great Economos Rev. The Metropolitan Andrew's diocese is currently led by Metropolitan Joseph (Bosakov) with parishes in the United States, Canada, and Australia as an overseas diocese of the Church of Bulgaria under Patriarch Neophyte and the Bulgarian Synod of Bishops. The 20th Biennial Clergy Symposium for the Antiochian Archdiocese was convened by His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph July 16-20, 2018 at the beautiful Antiochian Village in Bolivar, PA. We are an Antiochian Orthodox Community under the arch-pastoral care of His Eminence the Most Reverend, Metropolitan JOSEPH who is a member of the Holy Synod of the Greek Orthodox See of Antioch. Our parish is dedicated to the spreading of the Gospel of Our Lord Jesus Christ, through the Church He established - the One. As well as following the guidelines of the Antiochian Orthodox Department of Christian Education or (AODCE). His Eminence the Most Reverend Metropolitan Joseph. Orthodoxy in Dialogue’s publication earlier this week of An Open Letter to Metropolitan Joseph: Stop. The Antiochian Archdiocese never, ever had a pension plan. Holy Bread Offering: The Orthodox custom is to offer the Holy Bread for the health of your family, birthdays ,name days, wedding anniversaries, etc. Andrew Stephen Damick, discussing his life, those who influenced him in the. Friday, March 8, 2019 6:00 PM – Vespers at St. His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH, Archbishop of NewYork and Metropolitan of all North America His Grace Bishop BASIL, Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Wichita and Mid-America Reverend Father Nikolai Meyers, Pastor | Deacon Michael DeHaven A Parish of The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. Metropolitan Joseph was selected by the Holy Synod of Antioch on July 3 to succeed Metropolitan Philip who died March 19 and headed the Antiochian Church in North America for over 48 years. The faithful are instructed to remain at home. January 27, 2017ENGLEWOOD, NY [OCA/AOCA]Metropolitan Joseph and Cardinal Dolan with guests. Englewood, NJ • His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH • February 22, 2018. ‎Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America joins Fr. George is a parish of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. From Metropolitan JOSEPH St. The Monastery began July 2009 at the Antiochian Village and then moved to Glenville, PA, in September 2013. Orthodoxy in Dialogue’s publication earlier this week of An Open Letter to Metropolitan Joseph: Stop. Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America joins Fr. Joseph Antiochian Orthodox Church 10644 Hammerly Blvd. (Lectures given by Metropolitan of Nafpaktos, Hierotheos (Vlachos) at the July 18–22 Archdiocesan Clergy Symposium, convened by Metropolitan Joseph and hosted at Antiochian Village by the Antiochian House of Studies. I have been in contact with the Archdiocese of Beirut and am thankful that His Eminence Metropolitan Elias of Beirut is safe. His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, leader of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America, issued the following message: “It is with a sense of shock and awe that I learned of the tragic explosions in Beirut today. Our Church services are mainly in English with a blend of Arabic. It appears that His Eminence, Metropolitan Joseph al-Zahlaoui of the Antiochian Archdiocese is raising the bar (so to speak). Saint George Orthodox Church of the Antiochian Christian Archdiocese of North America A great interview with Metropolitan Joseph: His Life, His Vision, His Hope. 2017 Parish Picnic 05/21/2017. It is under Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America which is under Patriarch John X of Antioch, where “the disciples of Christ were first called Christians” in the book of Acts, chapter 11. James Antiochian Church at Loveland, OH. Tuesday, September 8th NATIVITY OF THE THEOTOKOS 8:00 AM - Festal Matins 9:00 AM - Festal Divine Liturgy. According to one of my sources, at the most recent clergy retreats on the West Coast, His Eminence made it plain that "he wants reception into the church to be by baptism across the board and exceptions to only be approved by him". Archbishop Elpidophoros was received August 22, 2019, by Metropolitan Joseph for their first official visit at the headquarters of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. He completed his basic schooling at the St. Wherefore, do we shout with him to the Theotokos: Rejoice, O full of grace!. His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH was consecrated to the Holy Episcopacy on June 30, 1991 at St. (Photography credits: Deacon Finnian Roberts, Deacon Peter Winson and Jeff Kwarsick). Metropolitan JOSEPH 's achievements in apostolic ministry over the course of almost 20 years of diakonia as Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles & the West, as well as the locum tenens of the Diocese of Eagle River & the Northwest, form a solid testimony to his spiritual, ethical, and personal leadership qualifications. His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, delivered the homily at the celebration of Vespers marking the Sunday of Orthodoxy at Saint Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral here March 5, 2017. Updated January 11, 2018 January 12-14St. Plenary talks were given by each of the bishops on the following topics:. Saginaw St. – Antiochian Men’s Breakfast – Q&A with Metropolitan JOSEPH (Fellowship Hall). Metropolitan JOSEPH at St Ignatius St. GEORGE ANTIOCHIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH The Most Reverend Metropolitan JOSEPH Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America. Metropolitan Joseph (Al-Zehlaoui) and Archpriest Josiah Trenham of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. Here are some photos from last night and the previous week for those who are not on Facebook. Andrew Stephen Damick to talk tough ministry questions amid the COVID-19 pandemic. After his repose, a Special Nominating Convention was held in Chicago on June 5, 2014, and a slate with the nomination of three candidates was submitted to the Holy Synod of Antioch. Includes a liturgical calendar, daily readings, listings of saints, fasting guidelines, and the popular spiritual “Thought for the Day” from the Church Fathers and our own Metropolitan JOSEPH. His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH, on behalf of the hierarchs, clergy, and faithful of the Antiochian Archdiocese, laments the tragic loss of life in Sutherland Springs, Texas and offers fervent, broken-hearted prayers for all of the innocent victims and for all of those who are grieving. on October 1, 2012. Metropolitan Philip Interviewed by Orthodox. The first is toward the establishment of “Regional Camping and Learning Centers”. George Orthodox Christian Church. An in-depth article about the Antiochian Western Rite Conference titled, Metropolitan JOSEPH Presides at Western Rite Conference, by the Very Reverend John W. Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America joins Fr. Metropolitan Joseph was selected by the Holy Synod of Antioch on July 3 to succeed Metropolitan Philip who died March 19 and headed the Antiochian Church in North America for over 48 years. org fax: (201) 871-7954. Metropolitan Joseph, assisted by Bishop John, presided over the Western Rite Vicariate conference August 7-10 at St Peter Orthodox Church in Fort Worth. , and assistant to Metropolitan Joseph (AOCANA), in St. Our Antiochian Orthodox Metropolitan His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph. James Antiochian Church at Loveland, OH. Metropolitan Joseph is a longtime supporter and friend of the St. Welcome to the website of Saint Stephen Orthodox Christian Church. Encyclical of His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH (Antiochian) Regarding COVID-19. Ignatius is a rapidly growing parish within the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. Upland, California 91784 [email protected] It appears that His Eminence, Metropolitan Joseph al-Zahlaoui of the Antiochian Archdiocese is raising the bar (so to speak). Service Schedule/Calendar; Reception Hall Rental; Annual Middle Eastern Dinner; Metropolitan Joseph Announcement; Daily Readings; Streaming Services. Antiochian Women; Contact; Clergy/Parish Council; Parish History; Photo Albums. At this time in-person participation for these services is granted only in coordination with the clergy. Metropolitan JOSEPH Click to learn of our Metropolitan and Bishop JOSEPH. He completed his undergraduate studies at Lebanese University in Beirut and then earned his Master of Theology (M. org His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH, Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of all North America V. He completed his basic schooling at the St. Living the Christian Faith: Inviting America to Orthodoxy. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. On July 1, 2016 Fr Fino has been assigned by Metropolitan Joseph to St. Patriarch of Antioch. Metropolitan Joseph Speaks with Salt Lake City News on Syria. COM The Most Reverend Metropolitan PHILIP The Right Reverend THOMAS. This is "Future of Antiochian Village - Metropolitan JOSEPH" by 12 Twenty Three Productions on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who…. How do a bishop and his clergy struggle to minister in these conditions?. Joseph Purpura is a graduate of Norwood High School, Iona College - BA, St. Our Pastor is Reverend Fr. Today, it is an organization of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese and is led by His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph. His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, leader of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America, issued the following message: “It is with a sense of shock and awe that I learned of the tragic explosions in Beirut today. ) with special studies in music and languages from Aristotle University in Thessaloniki, Greece. See the complete profile on LinkedIn and discover Douglas. Words cannot begin to describe our debt of gratitude to His Grace nor our sense of loss at his falling asleep. On March 31, 1978, the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America signed the final sales agreements to take ownership of what is now The Antiochian Village. Metropolitan Joseph (Al-Zehlaoui) and Archpriest Josiah Trenham of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. John Chrysostom Antiochian Orthodox Church of Fort Wayne, Indiana 402 Badiac Road - Fort Wayne, Indiana 46845 Site Powered by WordPress. This year, we have as our project theme, «Fulfilling the Vision». Nicholas Cathedral by Metropolitan Philip as the first Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles and the West on September 12, 2004. The text of the homily delivered by Metropolitan Joseph appears below. AOCANA official. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America – Pastoral Letter from His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH for the Ecclesiastical New Year 2 Σεπτεμβρίου 2020 Metropolitan JOSEPH. It was hard and slow going, but Fr. Upcoming Calendar. Peter & Paul community was greatly blessed by the visit of His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch and All the East and His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of all North America, the weekend of December 12 -14, 2014 -- an historic and momentous occasion in the life of our beloved church. in the Diocese of Toledo of the Midwest under the omophorion of His Eminence the Most Reverend Metropolitan Joseph (Al-Zehlaoui). Pages Community Organization Religious Organization St. Many of the descendants of the original founders and their families are parishioners who remain steadfast and loyal to the Orthodox faith. Paul Orthodox Church of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese located in Katy, TX Metropolitan Joseph Visit 01/30/2018. ANTHONY ANTIOCHIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH 385 Ivy Lane, Bergenfield, NJ 07621 September 8, 2019 PARISH PHONE: (201) 568-8840 V. Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH. The Biography of His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph | Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. The theme was The Holy Priesthood - Our Life and Calling. Source: Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America His Eminence Archbishop Joseph has been elected Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America by the Holy Synod of Antioch, meeting in Balamand, Lebanon on Thursday, July 3, 2014. At the direction of our father, Metropolitan Joseph, St James is observing a controlled attendance increase for Saturday and Sunday services. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America – Pastoral Letter from His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH for the Ecclesiastical New Year 2 Σεπτεμβρίου 2020 Metropolitan JOSEPH. For 2014/2015, the Antiochian Women will work towards “Nurturing the Seeds of Orthodoxy Across North America”. More info available @ Antiochian Department of Sacred Music. 80 Rue de Castelneau Est Montreal, H2R 1P2 - Tel: (514) 270 9788. Metropolitan Joseph was consecrated to the Holy Episcopacy on June 30, 1991 at the St. The Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America is the sole jurisdiction of the Church of Antioch in the United States and Canada with exclusive jurisdiction over the Antiochian Orthodox faithful in those countries. George Orthodox Christian Church. George parish family is made up of many of the descendants of the original Middle Eastern families and has been buoyed by a recent wave of Christian immigrants from Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, and Palestine. On Tuesday, July 29, at the Englewood, NJ residence of Metropolitan Joseph of New York & North America, head of the Antiochian Archdiocese in North America, an official reception was held in honor of the visit of His Beatitude John X, Patriarch of Antioch & All the East, to the U. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - Pastoral Letter from His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH for the Ecclesiastical New Year. Read the full text below: Beloved in Christ, Greetings and blessings to all of you in the Name of our Great God and Savior, Jesus Christ! During. Deanery clergy welcomed Sayyidna JOSEPH and Deacon John El Massih at the airport. With these words, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, primate of the Antiochian Archdiocese, greets and comforts his clergy and laity as they prepare to celebrate the feast of feasts – Great and. B Patriarch Ignatius to America. Our Church worship is served in English, with a limited amount of Arabic, using ancient Byzantine music (chanting). How do a bishop and his clergy struggle to minister in these conditions?. Ecclesiastical New Year + September 1. The Most Reverend Metropolitan JOSEPH, Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of all North America, Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. Statement by His Eminence, Archbishop Metropolitan JOSEPH, of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church of North America on the Recent Announcement by President Trump recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America – Pastoral Letter from His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH for the Ecclesiastical New Year 2 Σεπτεμβρίου 2020 Metropolitan JOSEPH. Photos from the hierarchical divine liturgy on Sunday, October 20th presided over by His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion, Chairman of the Department of External Church Affairs of the Russian Orthodox Chiurch and our Antiochian hierarchs from around the country. Here, in our Archdiocese, Bishop Joseph was assigned to the West Coast Chancery by Metropolitan Philip of Blessed Memory. The theme was The Holy Priesthood - Our Life and Calling. George in May of 2018. Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral 4 h · Metropolitan Joseph's homily at the prayer service for Lebanon Brooklyn this evening on the Gospel of St. However, this stipend cannot be confused with an actual pension plan. Antiochian Women; Contact; Clergy/Parish Council; Parish History; Photo Albums. With the grace of our dearly beloved Metropolitan JOSEPH, Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of all of North America. Deacon Eliya Ammari, Deacon Nicholas Nasrallah Sub Dn. Our parish is under the Ecclesiastical Authority of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America, which is part of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and all the East. Metropolitan Joseph asks those who have not yet donated to consider a financial gift. George Church of Houston, Texas & Other Area ChurchesParish Visit February 1The Benedictine Fellowship of Saint Laurence of Canon City, ColoradoMonastery Visit February 2-4St. SE ~ CHARLESTON, WV 25304-1734 TELEPHONE: (724) 787-9832 WEBSITE: WWW. The Archdiocese and Diocese officers of the Antiochian Women and Teen SOYO will gather for their annual mid. On Wednesday, October 23, 2019, the Primate of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America, Archbishop Joseph of New York and Metropolitan of all North America, Archbishop Elpidophoros of America (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America-Ecumenical Patriarchate) and Chairman of the Department for External Church Relations of the Russian Orthodox Church, Metropolitan Hilarion (Alfeyev) of Volokolamsk, met at the headquarters of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese in Englewood. Deanery clergy welcomed Sayyidna JOSEPH and Deacon John El Massih at the airport. Hopefully the differences that fueled the split were put to rest and left behind. of North America. After his repose, a Special Nominating Convention was held in Chicago on June 5, 2014, and a slate with the nomination of three candidates was submitted to the Holy Synod of Antioch. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America Diocese of Los Angeles and the West PRIMATE and DIOCESAN HIERARCH His Eminence, the Most Reverend Metropolitan JOSEPH PASTOR Rev. His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH, on behalf of the hierarchs, clergy, and faithful of the Antiochian Archdiocese, laments the tragic loss of life in Sutherland Springs, Texas and offers fervent, broken-hearted prayers for all of the innocent victims and for all of those who are grieving. , and assistant to Metropolitan Joseph (AOCANA), in St. Metropolitan JOSEPH (Al-Zehlaoui) The Holy Orthodox Christian Church has approximately 300 million baptized members worldwide. Metropolitan JOSEPH'S achievements in apostolic ministry over the course of almost 20 years of diakonia as Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles & the West, as well as the locum tenens of the Diocese of Eagle River & the Northwest, form a solid testimony to his spiritual, ethical, and personal leadership qualifications. The Holy Synod of the Church of Antioch then elected the former Antiochian Metropolitan for Europe, John Yazigi to the patriarchal throne of Antioch on December 17, 2012, with the title of His Beatitude John X of Antioch and all the East. Welcome to the website of Saint Stephen Orthodox Christian Church. Antiochian Orthodox Church reflects the same cultural transformations that have taken place within the Acre neighborhood, where the church is still located today. George in Cicero. Bishop ALEXANDER Our parish is under the Ecclesiastical Authority of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America, which is part of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and all the East. Elias Ziton, Emeritus. It is under Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America which is under Patriarch John X of Antioch, where “the disciples of Christ were first called Christians” in the book of Acts, chapter 11. Why has the Archdiocese been silent on the belligerent rhetoric of Father Josiah Trenham toward homosexuals and others of the LGBT community?. Mary serves within the Charleston, Oakland and the Mid-Atlantic Diocese (His Grace Bishop Thomas) of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America (His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph). Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church 3060 Jefferson Blvd, West Sacramento, CA We are an Orthodox Christian community within the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America, under the care of His Eminence, the Most Reverend Metropolitan JOSEPH. His enthronement as Metropolitan of New York was held in New York on October 13 of that year. Antiochian Women; Contact; Clergy/Parish Council; Parish History; Photo Albums. (Photography credits: Deacon Finnian Roberts, Deacon Peter Winson and Jeff Kwarsick). Our Parish Priest the Very Rev Elias Nasr and the family of St. Metropolitan JOSEPH is also the local bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles and the West. After self-rule status was awarded to our Archdiocese, Bishop Joseph was enthroned at St. Joseph studied theology and history under Mr. The Antiochian Diocese of Los Angeles and the West of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America located in Los Angeles, CA His Grace, Bishop JOSEPH Addresses the Annual Antiochian Women's Retreat in Southern California | The Antiochian Diocese of Los Angeles and the West. After self-rule status was awarded to our Archdiocese, Bishop Joseph was enthroned at St. Today, it is an organization of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese and is led by His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph. The Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Diocese of the USA, Canada, and Australia exists to proclaim the Gospel of Our Lord Jesus Christ to all people, to teach by both word and deed, to inspire all to lead a life of Orthodox Christian belief, worship, and service to others. Metropolitan Joseph - On behalf of my 270 parish communities of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese in North America, I thank you for your invitation to address the Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation 18th International Conference. On July 1 st, 2017, Fr. John Namie who was a classmate of + Philip at SVS and originally from PA. (201) 871-1355 T [email protected] – Antiochian Men’s Breakfast – Q&A with Metropolitan JOSEPH (Fellowship Hall). Metropolitan JOSEPH Urges Love, Cooperation of All People Following Beirut Blast The leader of the Antiochian Archdiocese preached that Christians must open their minds and hearts – and those of their friends and enemies – “to the idea of seeing the image and likeness of God in our neighbor. John knew of the property to become The Antiochian Village and had to sell his idea to + Philip and the Antiochian Board of Trustees. Saints Peter and Paul is currently overseen by His Eminence, Metropolitan JOSEPH, Metropolitan of all North America. Metropolitan Joseph with St. org (201) 871-7954 F. Upcoming Calendar. Metropolitan JOSEPH is also the local bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles and the West. I write to you as a concerned parishioner of ————-. On the sixth of October 2016, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America sent a letter to the clergy of his former diocese of the West, informing them that a man convicted of sexual assault would be their new interim bishop. The Antiochian Church in North America The Church of Antioch was established by the Apostles Paul and Barnabas in 42 A. I have been in contact with the Archdiocese of Beirut and am thankful that His Eminence Metropolitan Elias of Beirut is safe. The schedule for Metropolitan JOSEPH’s visit is as follows: Please check back frequently for updates. (201) 871-1355 T [email protected] Joseph Purpura is a graduate of Norwood High School, Iona College - BA, St. More Photos > Video. This is "Future of Antiochian Village - Metropolitan JOSEPH" by 12 Twenty Three Productions on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who…. Plenary talks were given by each of the bishops on the following topics:. His Eminence was born in Damascus, Syria, in 1950. April 10, 2020. NE Canton, Ohio 44704. Very Reverend Father Amin Houli Pastor (403) 999-6911 fr. I write to you as a concerned parishioner of ————-. Metropolitan Joseph was consecrated to the Holy Episcopacy on June 30, 1991 at the St. Controversy between Patriarchs of Antioch and Jerusalem caused a directive to come from the Patriarch of Antioch in October 2013 calling for all Antiochian bishops to withdraw from the Assemblies around the world. Metropolitan Joseph with St. We are an Antiochian Orthodox Community under the arch-pastoral care of His Eminence the Most Reverend, Metropolitan JOSEPH who is a member of the Holy Synod of the Greek Orthodox See of Antioch. The 20th Biennial Clergy Symposium for the Antiochian Archdiocese was convened by His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph July 16-20, 2018 at the beautiful Antiochian Village in Bolivar, PA. I moved to Omaha, IL in late March of 2013 to join Christ the King Mission, which is under the direction of Deacon Joseph. Source A Timeline of Events Related to Self-Rule in the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. Twenty-two years seems like a long space of time, but during that time God has been preparing a particular priest to do a particular work. The magazine was founded in 1905 in the Arabic language by St. Calinic Berger, Rev. Metropolitan JOSEPH Biography of H. Saginaw St. SE ~ CHARLESTON, WV 25304-1734 TELEPHONE: (724) 787-9832 WEBSITE: WWW. Ecclesiastical New Year + September 1. George parish family is made up of many of the descendants of the original Middle Eastern families and has been buoyed by a recent wave of Christian immigrants from Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, and Palestine. , Englewood, NJ 07631 Free Methodist Church of North America Church of Lutheran Brethren Reverend Paul Larson Voice: 218-739-3336; Fax: 218-739-5514 1020 W. John is a parish of the Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America, Diocese of Miami. Ignatius Church of Windsor, Ontario, CanadaParish Visit January 24-31St. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America – Pastoral Letter from His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH for the Ecclesiastical New Year 2 Σεπτεμβρίου 2020 Metropolitan JOSEPH. En Dove Road. It is under the jurisdiction of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America and consists of a Camp and Retreat and Conference Center. Plenary talks were given by each of the bishops on the following topics:. His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, delivered the homily at the celebration of Vespers marking the Sunday of Orthodoxy at Saint Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral here March 5, 2017. Nicholas Cathedral in Brooklyn, New York, by His Beatitude John X, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East. I write to you as a concerned parishioner of ————-. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church 3060 Jefferson Blvd, West Sacramento, CA We are an Orthodox Christian community within the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America, under the care of His Eminence, the Most Reverend Metropolitan JOSEPH. Service Schedule/Calendar; Reception Hall Rental; Annual Middle Eastern Dinner; Metropolitan Joseph Announcement; Daily Readings; Streaming Services. On the sixth of October 2016, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America sent a letter to the clergy of his former diocese of the West, informing them that a man convicted of sexual assault would be their new interim bishop. Antiochian Archdiocese. Metropolitan Joseph (Al-Zehlaoui) and Archpriest Josiah Trenham of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. Metropolitan Joseph was consecrated to the Holy Episcopacy on June 30, 1991 at the St. July 17, 2014 Length: 26:26. On the mountain. Peter and Paul Church in Potomac, Maryland, as it witnessed His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph ordain the “first-chanter” of the Antiochian Archdiocese to the holy priesthood. Metropolitan Joseph, assisted by Bishop John, presided over the Western Rite Vicariate conference August 7-10 at St Peter Orthodox Church in Fort Worth. His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, leader of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America, issued the following message: “It is with a sense of shock and awe that I learned of the tragic explosions in Beirut today. Source A Timeline of Events Related to Self-Rule in the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. Each of our bishops works in concert with our Metropolitan to guide and grow our parishes. Whatever they may mouth, they support rightwing political factions that support the terrorists that crucify Syria. Saints Peter and Paul is currently overseen by His Eminence, Metropolitan JOSEPH, Metropolitan of all North America. Our Church worship is served in English, with a limited amount of Arabic, using ancient Byzantine music (chanting). Fenton can be read on the official website of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. His Eminence was born in Damascus, Syria, in 1950. Metropolitan Joseph strolled into the meeting of the North American Board of the Antiochian Women after spending over an hour with the archdiocese teen leadership. Andrew Stephen Damick to talk tough ministry questions amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Metropolitan Joseph with St. org (201) 871-7954 F. Metropolitan Tikhon sends condolences to Antiochian Patriarch John X, Metropolitan Joseph on repose This post was originally published on this site His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, sent letters to His Beatitude, Patriarch John X of Antioch and All the East, and His Eminence, Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. Corry and mr. Ecclesiastical New Year + September 1. Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America joins Fr. If it’s true that Metropolitan Joseph objected to a thoughtful article by one of his priests on how to minister to LGBTQ persons and include them in the liturgical, sacramental, and community life of the Orthodox Church, this raises serious questions about the “morality” of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, leader of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America, issued the following message: "It is with a sense of shock and awe that I learned of the tragic explosions in Beirut today. Recently, many of us heard of the repose of the Elder Ephraim of ANTIOCHIAN ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN ARCHDIOCESE OF NORTH AMERICA His Eminence The Most Reverend Metropolitan JOSEPH Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America. George Orthodox Christian Church. Biography of H. Recently, many of us heard of the repose of the Elder Ephraim of ANTIOCHIAN ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN ARCHDIOCESE OF NORTH AMERICA His Eminence The Most Reverend Metropolitan JOSEPH Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America. Directives from the Archdiocesan Office - His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph has issued new directives for gradually opening up divine services to laypeople. Metropolitan Joseph, will be enthroned as the ruling Metropolitan of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church of North America, at Saint Nicholas Cathedral on Saturday, December 6, 2014. 6) The Antiochian Village was the brain-child of Fr. Here, in our Archdiocese, Bishop Joseph was assigned to the West Coast Chancery by Metropolitan Philip. Metropolitan JOSEPH'S achievements in apostolic ministry over the course of almost 20 years of diakonia as Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles & the West, as well as the locum tenens of the Diocese of Eagle River & the Northwest, form a solid testimony to his spiritual, ethical, and personal leadership qualifications. (201) 871-1355 T [email protected] The faithful of Houston, Texas were blessed to receive His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH during the week of January 24-31, 2018, to celebrate the 90th Anniversary of St. The text of the homily delivered by Metropolitan Joseph appears below. 2018 Antiochian Clergy Symposium. With what at least one of our women described as "a heavy heart," Metropolitan Joseph shared with the women that the Archdiocese will need more clergy to serve when our aging clergy. Read the full text below: Beloved in Christ, Greetings and blessings to all of you in the Name of our Great God and Savior, Jesus Christ! During. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America – Pastoral Letter from His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH for the Ecclesiastical New Year 2 Σεπτεμβρίου 2020 Metropolitan JOSEPH. Metropolitan Joseph (Al-Zehlaoui) and Archpriest Josiah Trenham of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. Metropolitan Joseph was formerly the Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles and the West. On the mountain. At a gathering of Orthodox Christian hierarchs and clerics with leaders of the diplomatic community in New York City, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, primate of the Antiochian Archdiocese, called for the members of United Nations to end violence and suffering around the world. Metropolitan Joseph was consecrated to the Holy Episcopacy on June 30, 1991 at the St. Archbishop + ELPIDOPHOROS * (see link) Metropolis of Pittsburgh Metropolitan + SAVAS. 50 on the video. Nicholas Cathedral by Metropolitan Philip as the first Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles and the West on September 12, 2004. Metropolitan Joseph of New York and North America writes, “With profound sadness, yet hope in the Resurrection, I announce the passing into eternal life of my beloved brother, Bishop ANTOUN. +JOSEPH Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of all North America "The disciples were first called Christians in Antioch" (Acts 11: 26) 358 Mountain Road, P. April 10, 2020. Ignatius is a rapidly growing parish within the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. Metropolitan JOSEPH’S Pastoral Letter for Holy Week. I believe that Metropolitan Joseph, the First Hierarch of the AOCANA, should curb the konvertsy within his ranks, especially, loudmouth clergy such as Josiah Trenham (and those like him). The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Women of North America was founded in 1973 “through the Vision of His Eminence Metropolitan PHILIP (Saliba) of Thrice-Blessed Memory. Locally, this will begin in the near future, but not at this time because of an uptick in coronavirus cases. His Eminence, Metropolitan Joseph, was consecrated to the Holy Episcopacy on June 30, 1991 at St. On the mountain. Bishop ALEXANDER Our parish is under the Ecclesiastical Authority of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America, which is part of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and all the East. Thomas Ross Contact Information 6988 N. On Saturday, December 6, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph of All North America of the Antiochian Orthodox Church was enthroned in St. Pages Community Organization Religious Organization St. Share <\> Code for blog. … Continue Reading. From September 12, 2004 to his election as Metropolitan in 2014, Joseph Al Zehlaoui was. Department Director Carole A. In response to questions that have been raised recently, His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH reaffirms the long-standing policy of the Antiochian Archdiocese, which is in accordance with the practice of the Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East, regarding the reception of converts to the Faith. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church 3060 Jefferson Blvd, West Sacramento, CA We are an Orthodox Christian community within the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America, under the care of His Eminence, the Most Reverend Metropolitan JOSEPH. By Pascha 1987, all the EOC parishes had been received into the Antiochian Archdiocese. Metropolitan Joseph with St. Bishop ALEXANDER. That same year, on September 29, Fr. Michael's Church ===== Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. Wherefore, do we shout with him to the Theotokos: Rejoice, O full of grace!. Douglas has 7 jobs listed on their profile. Mary Cathedral in Damascus, after many years of serving as a deacon and priest. Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral लाइव थे. The Right Reverend Bishop THOMAS, Bishop of Charleston, Oakland, and the Mid-Atlantic, Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. Elizabeth OCA. Source: Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America His Eminence Archbishop Joseph has been elected Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America by the Holy Synod of Antioch, meeting in Balamand, Lebanon on Thursday, July 3, 2014. Ignatius; Parish Council; Antiochian Men; Antiochian Women; Teen Soyo; Sunday School; Galleries; New to Orthodoxy? Questions and Answers [VIDEOS] First Visit to an Orthodox Church: Twelve. 50 on the video. Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America sits down for an in-depth, one-on-one chat with Fr. by a clergyman of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese (AOCA) represents the culmination of several articles in which we have voiced our opposition to Father…. 2018 Antiochian Clergy Symposium. Our parish is under the Ecclesiastical Authority of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America, which is part of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and all the East. George ordinands and their families View the photo album. Metropolitan Philip Asks for Full Archdiocese Support for Antiochian Day of Solidarity on Sunday Sept. Welcome to the website of Saint Stephen Orthodox Christian Church. Metropolitan Tikhon welcomes Antiochian Metropolitan Joseph to OCA Chancery SYOSSET, NY [OCA/AOCA] On Thursday, September 29, 2016, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, Primate of the Orthodox Church in America welcomed His Eminence, Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America on his first official visit. Statement by His Eminence, Archbishop Metropolitan JOSEPH, of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church of North America on the Recent Announcement by President Trump recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. At a gathering of Orthodox Christian hierarchs and clerics with leaders of the diplomatic community in New York City, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, primate of the Antiochian Archdiocese, called for the members of United Nations to end violence and suffering around the world. His Eminence, Archbishop JOSEPH Elected Metropolitan of the Antiochian Archdiocese The Holy Antiochian Orthodox Christian Diocese of Los Angeles and the West celebrates with greatest joy the election of our Father-in-Christ, His Eminence, Archbishop JOSEPH as the new Metropolitan of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. An in-depth article about the Antiochian Western Rite Conference titled, Metropolitan JOSEPH Presides at Western Rite Conference, by the Very Reverend John W. Biography of H. Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary - MDiv. 2098 Benson Ave. He completed his basic schooling at the St. Mary Cathedral in Damascus, after many years of serving as a deacon and priest. Saints Peter and Paul is currently overseen by His Eminence, Metropolitan JOSEPH, Metropolitan of all North America. Nicholas Cathedral by Metropolitan Philip as the first Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles and the West on September 12, 2004. Gold Dust Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85028 Offi ce 602. Peter serving for the next eight years as its first prelate. Fenton can be read on the official website of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. Antiochian Archdiocese. They have been married since December 2017. This is "Future of Antiochian Village - Metropolitan JOSEPH" by 12 Twenty Three Productions on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who…. Box 5238, Englewood, NJ 07631-5238 office: (201) 871-1355 [email protected] Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. Mary Cathedral in Damascus, after many years of serving as a deacon and a priest. Antiochian Women; Contact; Clergy/Parish Council; Parish History; Photo Albums. Tradition also holds that it was during the month of September that the Hebrews entered the promised land. Welcome! I’m New! First Visit to an Orthodox Church: Twelve. Our growing parish was founded in 1987 and is part of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America that traces its roots directly back to the Apostolic church in Antioch, founded by the Apostle Peter in 37 AD (Acts 11:26). After his basic schooling, he completed his undergraduate studies at Lebanese University in Beirut and then earned his Master in Theology from Aristotle University in Thessaloniki, Greece. His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, leader of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America, issued the following message: "It is with a sense of shock and awe that I learned of the tragic explosions in Beirut today. Metropolitan JOSEPH'S achievements in apostolic ministry over the course of almost 20 years of diakonia as Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles & the West, as well as the locum tenens of the Diocese of Eagle River & the Northwest, form a solid testimony to his spiritual, ethical, and personal leadership qualifications. Patriarch JOHN X Biography of H. Metropolitan Philip Asks for Full Archdiocese Support for Antiochian Day of Solidarity on Sunday Sept. Fenton can be read on the official website of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. I moved to Omaha, IL in late March of 2013 to join Christ the King Mission, which is under the direction of Deacon Joseph. He completed his basic schooling at the St. The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Women of North America was founded in 1973 through the Vision of His Eminence Metropolitan Philip (Saliba) of Thrice-Blessed Memory. Metropolitan Joseph was selected by the Holy Synod of Antioch on July 3 to succeed Metropolitan Philip who died March 19 and headed the Antiochian Church in North America for over 48 years. Source: Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese In 1945, a Paschal Liturgy like no other was performed. Orthodox News. John (Rassem) El Massih to the Holy Priesthood. – Antiochian Men’s Breakfast – Q&A with Metropolitan JOSEPH (Fellowship Hall). Bishop ALEXANDER Our parish is under the Ecclesiastical Authority of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America, which is part of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and all the East. Photo credit: Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. April 10, 2020. His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH; His Grace Bishop Nicholas; Fr. Metropolitan JOSEPH (Al-Zehlaoui) The Holy Orthodox Christian Church has approximately 300 million baptized members worldwide. Joseph Encyclical March 17 March 17, 2020 This encyclical was sent by Metropolitan Joseph yesterday (March 17, 2020) for all the faithful in the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of America. Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America joins Fr. However, today, they’ll experience it in Brooklyn in a service that’d formalise the election earlier this year of Archbishop Joseph al-Zehlaoui as the new metropolitan of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. The schedule has now been finalized, and we look forward to an historic weekend with His Eminence, Metropolitan JOSEPH and His Grace, Bishop. Christian Rights and Religious Persecution. Directives from the Archdiocesan Office - His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph has issued new directives for gradually opening up divine services to laypeople. Program is the first of its kind to be set in an English-speaking framework in North America. It appears that His Eminence, Metropolitan Joseph al-Zahlaoui of the Antiochian Archdiocese is raising the bar (so to speak). Our Pastor is Reverend Fr. The icon, “Theotokos Riverview,” was commissioned for St. His Beatitude Patriarch JOHN X. Nicholas Cathedral in Los Angeles, California by Metropolitan Philip as the first Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles and the West on September 12, 2004. on October 1, 2012. Metropolitan Joseph - On behalf of my 270 parish communities of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese in North America, I thank you for your invitation to address the Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation 18th International Conference. His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH; His Grace Bishop Nicholas; Fr. Source: Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese In 1945, a Paschal Liturgy like no other was performed. Metropolitan JOSEPH Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America (201) 871-1355 T [email protected] Bishop ALEXANDER Our parish is under the Ecclesiastical Authority of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America, which is part of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and all the East. After concelebrating the Divine Liturgy at Saints Peter and Paul Church, South River, NJ on the morning of Orthodoxy Sunday—February 25, 2018—His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon; His Eminence, Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America; and His Eminence, Archbishop Michael of the Orthodox. NE Canton, Ohio 44704. Joseph studied theology and history under Mr. Read his entire biography HERE. Saginaw St. Bishop Joseph was enthroned at St. org offi [email protected] Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church 3060 Jefferson Blvd, West Sacramento, CA We are an Orthodox Christian community within the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America, under the care of His Eminence, the Most Reverend Metropolitan JOSEPH. Later he was enthroned at St. Read the full text below: Beloved in Christ, Greetings and blessings to all of you in the Name of our Great God and Savior, Jesus Christ! During. Metropolitan Joseph strolled into the meeting of the North American Board of the Antiochian Women after spending over an hour with the archdiocese teen leadership. George Church was dedicated to the glory of God by His Eminence Metropolitan PHILIP. On Saturday, December 6, 2014, the Feast of St. George Church of Houston, Texas & Other Area ChurchesParish Visit February 1The Benedictine Fellowship of Saint Laurence of Canon City, ColoradoMonastery Visit February 2-4St. Metropolitan Joseph with St. Upland, California 91784 [email protected] Joseph Allen, Pastor. After self-rule status was awarded to our Archdiocese, Bishop Joseph was enthroned at St. Mary serves within the Charleston, Oakland and the Mid-Atlantic Diocese (His Grace Bishop Thomas) of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America (His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph). John's 30th Anniversary Weekend Pleading for the Lives of the People of the Middle East: The U. The faithful are instructed to remain at home. Jurisdiction: Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America (AOCANA) Holy Diaconate: Ordained 8JULY18 by His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, archbishop of New York and metropolitan of all North America (AOCANA), at the Antiochian Diocese of the West 2018 Parish Life Conference in Portland, OR. Welcome! I’m New! First Visit to an Orthodox Church: Twelve. His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH was consecrated to the Holy Episcopacy on June 30, 1991 at St. Metropolitan Joseph was born in Damascus, Syria, in 1950. The text of the homily delivered by Metropolitan Joseph appears below. RELATED The Ancient Apostolic Church. Joseph studied theology and history under Mr. After his repose, a Special Nominating Convention was held in Chicago on June 5, 2014, and a slate with the nomination of three candidates was submitted to the Holy Synod of Antioch. On October 14, 2001, the newly restored and expanded St. Visit the Archdiocese. org Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese Featured Articles. Tuesday, September 8th NATIVITY OF THE THEOTOKOS 8:00 AM - Festal Matins 9:00 AM - Festal Divine Liturgy. Friday, March 8, 2019 6:00 PM – Vespers at St. Metropolitan JOSEPH Metropolitan JOSEPH. Our purpose is to develop among the women a spirit of Christian leadership, awareness, and commitment; to foster a genuine expression of love and service through works of charity; and to install a sense. Plenary talks were given by each of the bishops on the following topics:. DIOCESE OF TOLEDO AND THE MIDWEST. org (201) 871-7954 F Metropolitan JOSEPH Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America. Headquartered in Englewood, New Jersey, the Antiochian Archdiocese is made up of more than 250 parishes throughout the United States and Canada, and is under the leadership of Metropolitan Archbishop Joseph, as well as a number of auxiliary bishops, who provide oversight to seven dioceses across North America. We are a parish of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America: His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH, Primate; His Grace Bishop THOMAS, Bishop of the Diocese of Charleston, Oakland and the Mid-Atlantic. Its general purpose is to train specialists in Biblical and Patristic theology, with the specific aim of transmitting the wisdom and ethos of the Orthodox Biblical and Patristic tradition to our. Yekaterinburg (/ j ɪ k ə t ər ɪ n ˈ b ɜːr ɡ / yih-kat-ər-in-BURG; Russian: Екатеринбу́рг, IPA: [jɪkətʲɪrʲɪnˈburk]), alternatively romanized Ekaterinburg, is the fourth-largest city in Russia and the administrative centre of Sverdlovsk Oblast, located on the Iset River east of the Ural Mountains, in the middle of the Eurasian continent, on the Asian side of the. 3 Σεπτεμβρίου 2020. Statement by His Eminence, Archbishop Metropolitan JOSEPH, of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church of North America on the Recent Announcement by President Trump recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. He completed his basic schooling at the St. – Antiochian Men’s Breakfast – Q&A with Metropolitan JOSEPH (Fellowship Hall). His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, leader of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America, issued the following message: “It is with a sense of shock and awe that I learned of the tragic explosions in Beirut today. CHALLENGE COIN TOKEN METROPOLITAN JOSEPH ANTIOCHIAN NEW ERA 2014 PATRIARCH JOHN. Archbishop + ELPIDOPHOROS * (see link) Metropolis of Pittsburgh Metropolitan + SAVAS. The head of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America is paying his first visit to Jacksonville. His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH, Archbishop of NewYork and Metropolitan of all North America His Grace Bishop BASIL, Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Wichita and Mid-America Reverend Father Nikolai Meyers, Pastor | Deacon Michael DeHaven A Parish of The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. In response to questions that have been raised recently, His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH reaffirms the long-standing policy of the Antiochian Archdiocese, which is in accordance with the practice of the Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East, regarding the reception of converts to the Faith. 2) Also for the foreseeable future, all liturgical services will be prayed and attended only by the clergy and chanters. Welcome! I’m New! First Visit to an Orthodox Church: Twelve. Our Church worship is served in English, with a limited amount of Arabic, using ancient Byzantine music (chanting). May his memory be eternal! Details are forthcoming. Biography of our Metropolitan Biographies of our Bishops. With the grace of our dearly beloved Metropolitan JOSEPH, Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of all of North America. org (201) 871-7954 F. George Orthodox Christian Church. Metropolitan JOSEPH at St Ignatius St. The Right Reverend Bishop THOMAS, Bishop of Charleston, Oakland, and the Mid-Atlantic, Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. the West of The Antiochian Archdiocese of New York and North America 4530 E. Metropolitan. Metropolitan Joseph (Al-Zehlaoui) and Archpriest Josiah Trenham of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese. Christopher Salamy, Pastor V. Many of the descendants of the original founders and their families are parishioners who remain steadfast and loyal to the Orthodox faith. Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America – Pastoral Letter from His Eminence Metropolitan JOSEPH for the Ecclesiastical New Year 2 Σεπτεμβρίου 2020 Metropolitan JOSEPH. Matins: 9:20 AM Divine Liturgy: 10:30 AM CLICK HERE TO VIEW. Box 5238, Englewood, NJ 07631-5238 office: (201) 871-1355 [email protected] Condition is New. AOCANA official. Here, in our Archdiocese, Bishop Joseph was assigned to the West Coast Chancery by Metropolitan Philip of Blessed Memory. James Antiochian Church at Loveland, OH. 2018 Antiochian Clergy Symposium. With Father Thomas suffering some health issues Metropolitan Joseph reassigned Father Mangels as pastor of St. by His Grace Bishop John, from The Word Magazine, September 2016. Upcoming Calendar. in the Diocese of Toledo of the Midwest under the omophorion of His Eminence the Most Reverend Metropolitan Joseph (Al-Zehlaoui). There is a Retired Clergy Housing Stipend that is disbursed at the discretion of Metropolitan Philip based on years of service and good standing. +JOSEPH Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of all North America “The disciples were first called Christians in Antioch” (Acts 11: 26) 358 Mountain Road, P. His Eminence was born in Damascus, Syria in 1950. Our Pastor is Reverend Fr. Joseph issued the following statement from Shwayya, Lebanon, where he is attending the Holy Synod meetings. His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph of New York and all North America of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America has released the following Encyclical regarding the COVID-19 outbreak. We are part of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America and all services are in English. How do a bishop and his clergy struggle to minister in these conditions?. It is under the jurisdiction of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America and consists of a Camp and Retreat and Conference Center. I have been in contact with the Archdiocese of Beirut and am thankful that His Eminence Metropolitan Elias of Beirut is safe. The Antiochian Church in North America The Church of Antioch was established by the Apostles Paul and Barnabas in 42 A. According to one of my sources, at the most recent clergy retreats on the West Coast, His Eminence made it plain that “he wants reception into the church to be by baptism across the board an. 1,564 likes · 54 talking about this · 1,113 were here. From Metropolitan JOSEPH St. The theme was The Holy Priesthood - Our Life and Calling. We are canonical (mainline) Orthodox in the Antiochian Patriarchate headquartered in Damascus, Syria, under His Beatitude Patriarch John X, and in the self-ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America under His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph.