SCOOCH Convenes for Spring 2017 Meeting   Recently updated !

Cedar Grove, NJ – H.G. Bishop Karas – Patriarchal Exarch of the Coptic Orthodox Archdiocese of North America – hosted the biannual meeting of the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches at his New Jersey headquarters this past Friday, gathering the representatives of the Coptic, Syriac, Malankara-Syriac, Armenian, and Eritrean […]


SCOOCH Fathers Attend Luncheon in Honor of H.H. Mor Ignatius Aphrem II

New York, New York – A special luncheon in honor of SCOOCH Vice-Chairman H.E. Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, Patriarch of Antioch and all the East, was hosted by SCOOCH Chairman Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, Primate of the Eastern Diocese of the Armenian Church in the USA, at the St. Vartan Armenian […]


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 […]


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 […]