Diocese of the Midwest (OCA)

(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
(n ew Locum Tenens)
(update about election of Archimandrite Matthias (Moriak))
Line 1: Line 1:
 
[[Image:800px-Map of USA highlighting OCA Midwest Diocese.png|thumb|Visual representation of the Diocese of the Midwest]]
 
[[Image:800px-Map of USA highlighting OCA Midwest Diocese.png|thumb|Visual representation of the Diocese of the Midwest]]
  
The '''Diocese of the Midwest''' is a [[diocese]] of the [[Orthodox Church in America]].  It was lately under the leadership of His Eminence, the Most Reverend [[Job (Osacky) of Chicago|Job (Osacky)]], Archbishop of Chicago and the Midwest until his repose in the Lord on [[December 18]], 2009.  The diocese is currently vacant pending election of a new hierarch. The Right Reverend [[Tikhon (Mollard) of Philadelphia|Tikhon (Mollard)]], now serves as the  Locum Tenens of the Diocese of the Midwest.
+
The '''Diocese of the Midwest''' is a [[diocese]] of the [[Orthodox Church in America]].  It was lately under the leadership of His Eminence, the Most Reverend [[Job (Osacky) of Chicago|Job (Osacky)]], Archbishop of Chicago and the Midwest until his repose in the Lord on [[December 18]], 2009.  The diocese is currently vacant pending election of a new hierarch. The Right Reverend [[Tikhon (Mollard) of Philadelphia|Tikhon (Mollard)]], now serves as the  Locum Tenens of the Diocese of the Midwest. [[Archimandrite]] [[Matthias (Moriak)]] was elected to the vacant [[see]] on [[November 16]], 2010 with his [[consecration of a bishop|consecration]] and [[enthronement]] scheduled for the Spring 2011.  
  
 
Its territory includes eleven states in the Midwestern United States – Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, Ohio, and Wisconsin. The diocesan chancery is located on North LaSalle Street in Chicago, Illinois.
 
Its territory includes eleven states in the Midwestern United States – Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, Ohio, and Wisconsin. The diocesan chancery is located on North LaSalle Street in Chicago, Illinois.
Line 28: Line 28:
  
 
== External links ==
 
== External links ==
 
 
* [http://midwestdiocese.org/ Official site]
 
* [http://midwestdiocese.org/ Official site]
 
* [http://www.holytrinitycathedral.net/ Holy Trinity Cathedral, the Diocesan See]
 
* [http://www.holytrinitycathedral.net/ Holy Trinity Cathedral, the Diocesan See]
  
 
[[Category:OCA Dioceses|Midwest ]]
 
[[Category:OCA Dioceses|Midwest ]]

Revision as of 12:16, March 27, 2011

Visual representation of the Diocese of the Midwest

The Diocese of the Midwest is a diocese of the Orthodox Church in America. It was lately under the leadership of His Eminence, the Most Reverend Job (Osacky), Archbishop of Chicago and the Midwest until his repose in the Lord on December 18, 2009. The diocese is currently vacant pending election of a new hierarch. The Right Reverend Tikhon (Mollard), now serves as the Locum Tenens of the Diocese of the Midwest. Archimandrite Matthias (Moriak) was elected to the vacant see on November 16, 2010 with his consecration and enthronement scheduled for the Spring 2011.

Its territory includes eleven states in the Midwestern United States – Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, Ohio, and Wisconsin. The diocesan chancery is located on North LaSalle Street in Chicago, Illinois.

Contents


This article forms part of the series
Orthodoxy in America
Orthodox us.gif
History
American Orthodox Timeline
American Orthodox Bibliography
Byzantines on OCA autocephaly
Ligonier Meeting
ROCOR and OCA
People
Saints - Bishops - Writers
Jurisdictions
Antiochian - Bulgarian
OCA - Romanian - Moscow
ROCOR - Serbian

Ecumenical Patriarchate:
Albanian - Carpatho-Russian
Greek - Ukrainian
Palestinian/Jordanian

Monasteries
Seminaries
Christ the Saviour
Holy Cross
Holy Trinity
St. Herman's
St. Tikhon's
St. Sava's
St. Sophia's
St. Vladimir's
Organizations
Episcopal Assembly
AOI - EOCS - IOCC - OCEC
OCF - OCL - OCMC - OCPM - OCLife
OISM - OTSA - SCOBA - SOCHA
Groups
Amer. Orthodox Catholic Church
Brotherhood of St. Moses the Black
Evangelical Orthodox Church
Holy Order of MANS/CSB
Society of Clerks Secular of St. Basil
Edit this box


Deaneries

  • Chicago Deanery – Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin
  • Cleveland Deanery – Ohio
  • Columbus Deanery – Indiana and Ohio
  • Kansas City Deanery – Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska
  • Michigan Deanery – Michigan
  • Minneapolis Deanery – Minnesota, North Dakota, and Wisconsin

Ruling bishops

External links

Personal tools
Namespaces
Variants
Actions
Navigation
interaction
Donate

Please consider supporting OrthodoxWiki. FAQs

Toolbox