Official Documents

September 23, 2019

Regarding the Departure of Retired Abp. Philip (Cain) and Vicar Bp. Alexios (Blumer)

As of this September, 2019, the ecclesiastical status of retired Abp. Philip (Cain) and Vicar Bp. Alexios (Blumer) was that of a temporary suspension due to […]
September 9, 2018

Synodal Chancery Statement Prior to Visit to Greece

As previously mentioned, a statement was sent by our Synodal Chancery under His Beatitude Metropolitan John that confirmed the basic tenet of our re-affirmation of full […]
September 19, 2016

Proceedings and Conclusion of the Spiritual Court Held On September 17 (NS) / 4 (OS)

Record of Proceedings [gview file=”http://orthodoxmetropolia.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Spiritual-Court-Dec-17-OS-Fr-Raphael-Johnson.pdf”]
December 18, 2014

Synodal Anathema Against Name-Worship (Imiaslavie) Heresy

December 18, 2014   To all who embrace the Truth of Orthodoxy we, the Bishops of the Autonomous Orthodox Metropolia of North and South America and […]
July 10, 2014

Letter of Met. John to Met. Raphael Concerning the Name-Worship Heresy

Russian Version Follows (Corrected Version: 7/21 NS) Dearest Svetosti,Mitropolit G. G. Rafael, Glory be to God in all things. Last month you sent a response to my […]