Syriac Orthodox Church Hosts Winter 2015 SCOOCH Meeting at Newly Christened Archdiocesan Center

Paramus, NJ – On behalf of H.H. Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, Patriarch of Antioch and all the East, H.E. Mor Dionysius Jean Kawak welcomed the representatives of the Coptic, Armenian, Eritrean, Malankara-Syriac, and Ethiopian Churches to the Mor Aphrem Syriac Orthodox Center for the biannual meeting of the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches. The Standing Conference [...]


Oriental Orthodox-Roman Catholic Dialogue Convenes on the Jersey Shore

Long Branch, NJ - Representatives of the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches resumed their annual dialogue with their counterparts in the Roman Catholic Church on October 20 and 21, at the Stella Maris Retreat Center in Long Branch, NJ. The primary focus of this year’s meeting – a continuation of last year’s dialogue on the Holy Mystery of [...]


Holy Trinity Armenian Church Hosts Third Annual Philadelphia Regional Concelebrated Liturgy

 Cheltenham Parish hosts a Con-celebration By Nadia Soghomonian Posted by Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches on Saturday, October 10, 2015 The Holy Trinity Armenian Church in Cheltenham, PA hosted the 3rd annual Oriental Orthodox Concelebrated Liturgy of the Philadelphia Region, on Saturday, October 3, marking the first time this event has been hosted by the [...]