ARTICLES OF INTEREST
The articles on this site represent a variety of perspectives
and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of The Orthodox Archdiocese of America (New York).
Current articles will be available for approximately 30-45 days.
We wonder what is going on in the Greek Archdiocese.
Ecumenical Patriarchate Wants Embattled Archbishop Demetrios Out
Former Vice President Joe Biden Visits Archbishop Demetrios
In view of the articles above, we wonder if this is a farewell visit.
Of Current Interest
Address of the Chairman His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America
at the 8th Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America
An admission of the Assembly’s dysfunctionality.
Catholic-Orthodox Dialogue to Continue in Sept. 5-9, 2017 Meeting
We can’t help but wonder what Komrade Kirill & Company will do to sabotage this meeting.
Draft Orthodox Catechism Defends Ecumenism
We wonder if Komrade Kirill is doing a little “backpedalling” since the Council ended.
Four Continuing Anglican Bodies Establish Full Communion (Communio in sacris)
We notice that the ACNA is not among the list. We suppose their desire to be TEC Lite by ordaining women might be the reason.
Fr. Edward McNamara: Honoring Eastern Orthodox Saints
If the Church of Rome truly considers the Orthodox Church a "Sister Church",
then there is no reason whatsoever that Rome cannot venerate all canonized Orthodox Saints!
From the Eastern Catholic Perspective
Response to Holy Orders Task Force Report -- Six Anglican Leaders Reflect on ACNA Statement
Please keep these faithful bishops in your prayers as they continue to fight for the correct interpretation of Scripture and the following of Tradition in the Continuing Anglican Churches.
Russia Wants Bulgarians to Stop Painting Soviet Monuments To Look Like American Superheroes
Komrade Kirill and his BFF Vlad the Mad have no sense of humor.
Response to Racist Violence in Charlottesville, VA
From the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops
Sex, Sanity, and Beliefs That ‘Live Loudly’ Within Us
Another excellent commentary from the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Philadelphia
The Anglican Communion continues its downhill slide. TEC going down also.
What Should You Wear To Church? A Handy Guide For Each Denomination
You don’t have to be dour to be Orthodox
Articles of Interest from the Past
A Church Of Empire: Why the Russian Church Chose to Bless Empire
From 2015, but still relevant
A Papal Calendar?
Thoughts about the Old vs New Calendar Issue
Chalcedon Canon 28: Yesterday and Today
Germaine to current events in Orthodoxy.
The Catholic-Orthodox Joint Commission Reaches Agreement on Synodality and Primacy
A significant breakthrough has been made by studying the practice of the first millennium on the subject of Primacy.
This removes one more obstacle to the unity of the Church.
The Church and the Holy and Great Council
Commentary on a lecture on the Holy and Great Council delivered at the March 2017 Clergy Retreat
of the Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia.
The lecture is ROCOR ignorance at its best.
History of Western Rite Orthodoxy
On the date of Easter/Pascha