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SCOOCH Hierarchs Participate in the Consecration of St. Mark’s Syriac Orthodox Cathedral   Recently updated !

Paramus, NJ – At the kind invitation of the former president of the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches (SCOOCH) – His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, Patriarch of Antioch and all the East – several bishops of SCOOCH were blessed to participate in the consecration of St. Mark’s Syriac […]


Official Letter: Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches Calls Upon Eritrean Church to End Schism & Restore His Holiness to his Apostolic Throne

June 12, 2017   To All of the Bishops, Priests, and Faithful of the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church – Last year around this time (June 7, 2016), we wrote to you to offer our condolences upon the repose of His Eminence Abune Dioskoros, to wish you a blessed feast of […]