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[[Image:BookofkellsImage:Ocadowany.gifpng|100px|left]]The '''''[[Book Diocese of KellsWashington and New York]]''' represents '' is the high point reemergence with a new name of manuscript the original [[GospelsDiocese of New York and New Jersey (OCA)|Diocese of New York and New Jersey]] produced in pre-Norman Britain. The Book of Kells, also known as after it had been split to form the '''Book of Columba''' is an ornately illustrated manuscript Gospel that was produced around 800 by Celtic [[monkDiocese of Washington (OCA)|Diocese of Washington]]s. The test is written in Latinas a separate diocese.
The Book of Kells is one of many Gospel manuscripts written from the late sixth century to the early ninth century in At the 6th All-American Council, [[Monastery|monasteriesHoly Synod]] in Scotland, northern England, and Ireland. The Book of Kells was produced late in this periodBishops decided to form a new Diocese of Washington, perhaps around DC by splitting off the beginning Washington area of the ninth century, and represents the high point in writing these artistic manuscriptsdiocese. The manuscripts have been grouped by scholars based upon similarities new diocese in the nation's capital city began functioning in artistic style, script, and textual traditions. Among other surviving examples 1981 as the see of this Biblical style are the Cathach [[Primate]] of Stthe Orthodox Church in America. ColumbaHowever, the Book of Durrownational administrative offices remained at Syosset, within the Durham Gospels, Lindisfarne Gospels, Diocese of New York and the Macregal GospelsNew Jersey.
In 1981, the Diocese of New York and New Jersey became one of the local dioceses under its own hierarch, Bp. [[Peter (L'Huillier) of New York|Peter]] with his see at the Holy Protection Cathedral. At its inception the new diocese included only a few parishes, those in the Baltimore and Washington metropolitan areas. During the following two decades after formation of the diocese a number of new parishes formed as the population of the diocese increased.  In 2005, after the election of Metr. Herman as the ruling hierarch of the OCA and with the retirement of Abp. Peter, the Holy Synod of the OCA remerged the dioceses of New York and New Jersey and Washington as the Diocese of Washington and New York. St. Nicholas Cathedral in Washington was designated the see of the ruling hierarch.  '''''Recently featured:''''' [[Book of Kells]], [[Archangel Gabriel]], [[Alexis of Wilkes-Barre]], [[Theophany]], [[Nativity]], [[Theological School of Halki]], [[Alexander Nevsky]], [[Episcopi vagantes]], [[Joseph the Hesychast]], [[Eucharist]], [[Alexander (Nemolovsky) of Brussels]]. ''Newly [[:Category:Featured Articles|featured articles]] are presented on '''Saturdays'''.''
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