The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America
(New York, March 5th 2017) His Eminence, Geron Archbishop Demetrios (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America-Ecumenical Patriarchate), Chairman of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America invited hierarchs of the Assemblyto concelebrate at the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy on the Feast of the Triumph of Orthodoxy at the Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in Manhattan.
Joining His Eminence in concelebrating were, Their Eminences Metropolitan Evangelos (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America-Ecumenical Patriarchate), Archbishop Daniel (Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the United States of America-Ecumenical Patriarchate) and Archbishop Melchizedek (Orthodox Church in America); Their Graces Bishop Irinej (Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America-Serbian Patriarchate), Bishop John (Moscow Patriarchate), with Bishop Andonios and Bishop Sevastianos (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America-Ecumenical Patriarchate).
Joining in the celebration of the Divine Liturgy among the clergy were Archimandrite Fr Nathanael Symeonides (Assembly Committee Liaison for Canonical Affairs, Church and Society, Ecumenical Relations, Military Chaplaincy) Protopresbyter Fr. John Jillions (Chancellor, Orthodox Church in America), accompanying His Eminence Archbishop Melchizedek, Protopresbyter Fr. Zivojin Jakovljevic (Chancellor, Serbian Orthodox Diocese of Eastern America), accompanying His Grace Bishop Irinej, Protopresbyter Fr. John Vlahos (Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral Dean), together with Archdeacon Panteleimon Papadopoulos, Deacon Eleftherios Constantine and Deacon Philotheos Tomczewski (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America-Ecumenical Patriarchate), Deacon Mark Rashkov (Moscow Patriarchate) and others.