SCOOCH Letter of Support for H.H. Mor Ignatius Aphrem II

630 Second Avenue New York, NY 10016 February 15, 2017 In the Name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, One God, Amen. The Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches (SCOOCH) was disturbed to learn that on February 8, 2017 six bishops of the Syriac Orthodox Church issued a statement accusing H.H. Mor [...]


Oriental Orthodox Unity in Action at Malankara-Syriac Deacons Camp

Whippany, NJ – For nearly a decade, H.E. Mor Titus Yeldho of the Malankara Archdiocese of the Syriac Orthodox Church in North America has been working tirelessly to establish a seminary on the premises of the Archdiocesan Headquarters for the education of his clergy and faithful. In the meantime, since 2010, the Archdiocese has convened [...]


Orthodox Youth Gather for Discussion on Faith, Culture, & Identity

Whippany, NJ – Orthodox youth from all up and down the East Coast – from New England to Washington, DC – gathered at St. Ephrem Cathedral – the seat of the Malankara-Syriac Archdiocese – for the fifth annual SCOOYA Youth Conference.  This year’s theme - Faith, Culture, & Identity - was tackled with gusto by the youth and [...]