A Regular Session of the Synod of Bishops Begins at the Synodal Residence of the Primate of the Russian Church Abroad

admin | 19 June 2013

June 18, 2013

6synodmeeting13_2On Tuesday, June 18, 2013, having prayed during Divine Liturgy at St Sergius of Radonezh Chapel in the Synodal residence in New York City, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, opened a regular session of the Synod of Bishops. Also participating in this session are: His Eminence Archbishop Mark of Berlin and Germany; His Eminence Archbishop Kyrill of San Francisco and Western America; His Eminence Archbishop Gabriel of Montreal and Canada, and His Grace Bishop Jerome of Manhattan, Vicar of the Eastern American Diocese.

The archpastors will discuss internal church matters, youth ministry and external relations. This evening, the Synod participants will pray during a pannikhida in the Synodal Cathedral of Our Lady “of the Sign” at which all the Royal Members of the Romanov Dynasty will be commemorated. The Synod members and Consul General of the Russian Federation in New York will then host a reception to mark the 400 th anniversary of the Romanov House.

The Synod of Bishops will continue its meetings until Thursday.

Source: ROCOR

Система Orphus Do you see a mistake in the text? Highlight it and click: Ctrl + Enter
Since you are here…

…we do have a small request. More and more people visit Orthodoxy and the World website. However, resources for editorial are scarce. In comparison to some mass media, we do not make paid subscription. It is our deepest belief that preaching Christ for money is wrong.

Having said that, Pravmir provides daily articles from an autonomous news service, weekly wall newspaper for churches, lectorium, photos, videos, hosting and servers. Editors and translators work together towards one goal: to make our four websites possible - Pravmir.ru, Neinvalid.ru, Matrony.ru and Pravmir.com. Therefore our request for help is understandable.

For example, 5 dollars a month is it a lot or little? A cup of coffee? It is not that much for a family budget, but it is a significant amount for Pravmir.

If everyone reading Pravmir could donate 5 dollars a month, they would contribute greatly to our ability to spread the word of Christ, Orthodoxy, life's purpose, family and society.

Choose currency:
Other amount
Dear Friends,

Our website exists owing to your generous assistance, thanks to the funds donated by our beloved readers.

Please assist us in the continuation of our work.