Bishops’ Conference

August 30, 2020

Bishops’ Conference (by phone) with the participation of the ROCA District Council 20th of August 2020. Conference agenda: 1. The question of the canonicity of ordinations performed by the Synod of Met. Vitaly in Mansonville, in 2001. 2. Commemoration of the authorities. Resolutions: 1. After a lengthy discussion and consideration of all the circumstances, it […]

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EPISTLE OF THE BISHOPS COUNCIL OF THE DIASPORA DISTRICT OF ROCA

August 7, 2020

Beloved children of our Church, We regard it our pastoral duty to turn to you with this epistle, which expounds our mutual view on what’s currently happening in the world.   More than 19 centuries ago, Holy Apostle John the Theologian wrote to his disciples: “Children, it is the last time” (1 John 2:18). Today, it’s […]

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Bishops’ Conference (by phone) with the participation of the ROCA District Council

August 3, 2020

Bishops’ Conference (by phone) with the participation of the ROCA District Council 8th and 20th of July 2020. Conference agenda: 1. Archbishop Andronik’s report. 2.  Bishop Andrei’s report. 3. Church life in today’s difficult times. 4. Celebration of ROCA’s 100th anniversary. 5. Other matters. Vladyka Andronik’s report: Recently, Vladyka ordained deacon Gregory Axelrod for the […]

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Announcement about an Expanded Diocesan Meeting

December 31, 2019

During the course of the Diocesan Meeting that was conducted on December 6, 2019 at the Mountain View Center, a decision was made to convene an Expanded Diocesan Meeting with the participation of all the faithful of our Russian Church Abroad.  This Meeting will be held on January 24, 2020 at 7 p.m. at the Tolstoy Foundation […]

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ROCA Council of Bishops meeting November 12 and 19, 2019

December 11, 2019

Agenda of the Meeting: Archbishop Andronik’s status report on the Diocese of North America. Bishop Andrei’s status report on the Diocese of Australia and New Zealand. Our relations with the Serbian True Orthodox Church. Our relations with the Greek True Orthodox Church. Other. Archbishop Andronik’s status report on the Diocese of North America. There were […]

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Updated Information on the 3rd Iveron Choral Conference

September 7, 2019

Registration Form – ADULT Registration Form – CHILD

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Update on the Health of Father Victor from the ROCA Assistance Fund

August 6, 2019

Dear Brothers and Sisters, The Assistance Fund of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad and the family of Fr. Victor Zavodov sincerely thank everyone for their prayers and generous donations. We are all very worried about Fr. Victor and about the state of his health.  The latest information that we have received from his son and […]

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Bishops’ Conference with the participation of the District Council 22 February 2019

March 1, 2019

Attendees:  Archbishop Andronik, Bishop Andrei, Mitred Archpriest Mikhail Konstantinov, Mitred Archpriest Gregory Kotlaroff, Archpriest Sergey Klestov, Priest Dimitriy Dobronravov, Priest Chad Arneson, Deacon Timothy Claider, Reader Aleksey Klestov, Dimitri Gontscharow, Mark Kotlaroff.   Resolved: The name of Archbishop Andronik’s diocese is changed to the Diocese of New York and North America.  Appropriate decrees will be […]

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Statement of the ROCA Bishops (Diaspora District of the Russian Orthodox Church)

August 20, 2018

As the episcopal consecrations of several of our Bishops were performed with the participation of Bishops from the Synod of Metropolitan Cyprian (Kutsumbas), we believe that it is necessary to clarify our position in regard to the ecclesiology of this hierarch.

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Archbishop Andronik issues an Ukase for the inclusion of clergy and laity in the Inter-Conciliar Committee

February 24, 2017

Archbishop Andronik issues an Ukase for the inclusion of clergy and laity in the Inter-Conciliar Committee

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