Diocese of the South (OCA)

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The '''Diocese of the South''' is a [[diocese]] of the [[Orthodox Church in America]].  It is currently under the leadership of His Grace, the Right Reverend [[Nikon (Liolin) of Boston|Nikon (Liolin)]], as ''[[Locum Tenens]]'' of the Diocese of the South. Its territory includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia outside the Washington DC metropolitan area.
  
Under the leadership of His Eminence, The Most Reverend Dmitri, Archbishop of Dallas and the South, the Diocese of the South is comprised of the parishes in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia.
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==Diocesan Council==
 
==Diocesan Council==
 
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*His Grace, Bishop NIKON - Locum Tenens, Chair
*His Eminence, Archbishop Dmitri, Chair
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*Milos Konjevich, Treasurer
 
*Milos Konjevich, Treasurer
  
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==Metropolitan Council Representatives==
 
==Metropolitan Council Representatives==
 
 
*V. Rev. Alexander Fecanin
 
*V. Rev. Alexander Fecanin
 
*Gary George Popovich
 
*Gary George Popovich
  
 
==Publications==
 
==Publications==
 
 
*The Dawn
 
*The Dawn
 
*Monthly diocesan newspaper (Contains articles in Russian, Spanish, and English)
 
*Monthly diocesan newspaper (Contains articles in Russian, Spanish, and English)
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==Institutions==
 
==Institutions==
 
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*[[Monastery of the Holy Archangel Michael (Canones, New Mexico)|St. Michael's Skete]] in Canoñes, NM
*St. Michael's Skete in Canoñes, NM
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*[[Ss. Mary and Martha Monastery (Wagener, South Carolina)|Ss. Mary and Martha Orthodox Monastery]] in Wagner, SC
*St. Mary and Martha Orthodox Mission in Wagener, SC
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==Deaneries==
 
==Deaneries==
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*Appalachian Deanery
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*Atlanta Deanery
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*Carolinas Deanery
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*Dallas Deanery
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*Miami Deanery
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*Orlando Deanery
  
*Appalachian Deanery
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==Ruling bishops==
*Carolina Deanery
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* [[Dmitri (Royster) of Dallas|Dmitri (Royster)]] 1978-2009
*Central Florida Deanery
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* [[Jonah (Paffhausen) of Washington|Jonah (Paffhausen)]] as locum tenens 2009-2011
*Southcentral Deanery
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* [[Nikon (Liolin)]], as locum tenens  2011-Present
*Southeastern Deanery
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*South Florida Deanery
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==External links==
  
==External Link==
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*[http://www.dosoca.org/ DOS Diocesan Website]
*[http://www.ocados.org/ Diocesan Website]
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*[http://www.ocacarolinas.org OCA Carolinas Deanery Website]
  
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[[Category:Dioceses|South]]
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[[Category:OCA Dioceses|South]]

Revision as of 13:23, July 10, 2011

Visual representation of the Diocese of the South

The Diocese of the South is a diocese of the Orthodox Church in America. It is currently under the leadership of His Grace, the Right Reverend Nikon (Liolin), as Locum Tenens of the Diocese of the South. Its territory includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia outside the Washington DC metropolitan area.

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Diocesan Council

  • His Grace, Bishop NIKON - Locum Tenens, Chair
  • Milos Konjevich, Treasurer

Members

  • V. Rev. Dimitri Cozby
  • V. Rev. Ernesto Rios
  • V. Rev. Peter Smith
  • V. Rev. Mark Stevens
  • Rev. Marcus Burch
  • Rev. Stephen Freeman
  • Chuck Dionysius Doten
  • Bruce Humphrey
  • E. Ray Lanier
  • Jeanette Parker
  • Ed Stickle
  • Robert Vranes

Metropolitan Council Representatives

  • V. Rev. Alexander Fecanin
  • Gary George Popovich

Publications

  • The Dawn
  • Monthly diocesan newspaper (Contains articles in Russian, Spanish, and English)

His Eminence, Archbishop Dmitri, Editor

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  • Appalachian Deanery
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