Autonomous Orthodox Metropolia of North and South America and the British Isles

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The Autonomous Orthodox Metropolia of North and South America and the British Isles is an [[Old Calendarist]] jurisdiction which was originally comprised the Archdioceses of America and the British Deanery of the [[Holy Synod of Milan]]. It was granted Autonomous status on February 14/27, 2011 through Decree #542 of the Milan Synod.
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The Autonomous Orthodox Metropolia of North and South America and the British Isles is an [[Old Calendarist]] jurisdiction which was originally comprised of the Archdioceses of America and the British Deanery of the [[Holy Synod of Milan]]. It was granted Autonomous status on February 14/27, 2011 through Decree #542 of the Milan Synod.
  
 
The Metropolia is headed by three Bishops:
 
The Metropolia is headed by three Bishops:
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Bishop FANOURIOUS of Lincoln
 
Bishop FANOURIOUS of Lincoln
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== Ecclesiastical Status ==
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As with other Old Calendarist jurisdictions, the Metropolia is not in communion with any of the mainstream Orthodox Churches. After the release of an official statement from Milan claiming fraternal relations with Moscow, the Metropolia released a clergy confession reiterating its rejection of [[ecumenism]], Sergianism, modernism, and the [[New Calendar]].
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== Links ==
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[Autonomous Orthodox Metropolia Official Website|http://www.milansynodusa.org]

Revision as of 19:08, March 8, 2011

The Autonomous Orthodox Metropolia of North and South America and the British Isles is an Old Calendarist jurisdiction which was originally comprised of the Archdioceses of America and the British Deanery of the Holy Synod of Milan. It was granted Autonomous status on February 14/27, 2011 through Decree #542 of the Milan Synod.

The Metropolia is headed by three Bishops:

Metropolitan JOHN of New York

Archbishop HILARION of Texas

Bishop FANOURIOUS of Lincoln

Ecclesiastical Status

As with other Old Calendarist jurisdictions, the Metropolia is not in communion with any of the mainstream Orthodox Churches. After the release of an official statement from Milan claiming fraternal relations with Moscow, the Metropolia released a clergy confession reiterating its rejection of ecumenism, Sergianism, modernism, and the New Calendar.

Links

[Autonomous Orthodox Metropolia Official Website|http://www.milansynodusa.org]

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