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Bishops Gather at St. Nersess Seminary for Meeting of the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches   Recently updated !

Armonk, New York – On September 20, 2021 His Grace Bishop Daniel Findikyan and the Diocese of the Armenian Church (Eastern) hosted the fall meeting of the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches at St. Nersess Armenian Seminary. The meeting was attended by SCOOCh President His Grace Bishop David, Bishop […]


A Summer of Historic Church Consecrations   Recently updated !

This summer, the hierarchs of the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches were blessed to participate in two church consecrations of particular import and significance to both our regional community and to our Oriental Orthodox communion throughout the world.   First, on the evening of Friday, June 11, 2021, His […]


Letters of the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches to the Orthodox Faithful and Government of Eritrea

New York, NY – Christ is Risen!  Truly He is Risen!  At a meeting of the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches occurring earlier this month, it was reported to the Standing Conference that the Synod of Eritrea – under pressure from the government of that country – has determined to […]


Celebration for His Grace Bishop Makarios

Somerset, NJ – On Wednesday, May 5, 2021, the Coptic and Eritrean Churches gathered together for a banquet honoring their common father, His Grace Bishop Makarios, as His Grace celebrated 90 years of life, 60 years of monasticism, and 30 years of the episcopacy.   The banquet was hosted by […]