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The '''Diocese of New England''' is a [[diocese]] of the [[Orthodox Church in America]].  Its territory includes [[parish]]es and missions located in six states in the United States – Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. The diocesan chancery is located in Southbridge, Massachusetts.
The diocese is currently under the leadership of His Grace, the Right Reverend [[Nikon (Liolin) of Boston|Nikon (Liolin)]].  He was consecrated as a [[bishop]] on [[May 25]], 2002, and installed as the ruling bishop of the diocese of New England on [[December 17]], 2005.
The three [[Deanery|deaneries]] of the diocese and their territories are:
* Boston Deanery – Eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island
* Connecticut Deanery – Connecticut and Western Massachusetts
* Northern Deanery – Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont
==Ruling bishops==
*[[Nikon (Liolin) of Boston]] 2005-present
*[[Job (Osacky) of Chicago|Job (Osacky) of Hartford]] 1983-1993
*[[Dmitri (Royster) of Dallas|Dmitri (Royster) of Hartford]] 1971-1978
*[[Ireney (Bekish) of New York|Ireney (Bekish) of Hartford]] 1960-1965
==External links==
*[http://www.dneoca.org Official site]
*[http://www.oca.org/CAdioceseNE.asp?SID=8 OCA site]
[[Category:OCA Dioceses|New England]]

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