Statements

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”]
April 26, 2016

Ordination to the Priesthood of Hieromonk Lazar (Bubjanko)

This past Sixth Saturday in Lent,  Saturday, April 23 / April 10, 2016 (Lazarus Saturday) Fr. Lazar (Bubjanko) was ordained to the Holy Diaconate during the […]
April 21, 2016

A Statement by His Beatitude, Metropolitan John, on the Question of Race, Politics, and the Church

  As Orthodox Christians, we respect the diversity of political opinions among our brethren on all matters other than the permissibility of endorsing the practice of […]
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 25, 2014

Letter of Metropolitan JOHN to Metropolitan Raphael Concerning Name-Worshipping

Dearest Holiness, G., G., Metropolitan Rafael,       Slava Bogu.       Please know that I hold you dearly and daily in my prayers.       I think that […]