Diocese of the South (OCA)

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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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[[Image:Ocados.png|thumb|Visual representation of the Diocese of the South]]
 
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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.
  
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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==
 
 
*Appalachian Deanery
 
*Appalachian Deanery
*Carolina Deanery
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*Atlanta Deanery
*Central Florida Deanery
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*Carolinas Deanery
*Southcentral Deanery
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*Dallas Deanery
*Southeastern Deanery
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*Miami Deanery
*South Florida Deanery
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*Orlando Deanery
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==Ruling bishops==
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* [[Dmitri (Royster) of Dallas|Dmitri (Royster)]] 1978-2009
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* [[Jonah (Paffhausen) of Washington|Jonah (Paffhausen)]] as locum tenens 2009-2011
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* [[Nikon (Liolin)]], as locum tenens  2011-Present
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==External links==
  
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*[http://www.dosoca.org/ DOS Diocesan Website]
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*[http://www.ocacarolinas.org OCA Carolinas Deanery Website]
  
==External Link==
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[[Category:Dioceses|South]]
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[[Category:OCA Dioceses|South]]
  
*[http://www.ocados.org/ Diocesan Website]
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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), 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

Institutions

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  • Appalachian Deanery
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