Metropolitan Joseph Enthroned As Head of Antiochian Church in America

Friday, December 12, 2014

On Saturday, December 6, 2014, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph was enthroned as the new head of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. The enthronement was presided over by His Beatitude Patriarch of Antioch and All of the East, John X of Damascus. 

More than 20 bishops of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America attended the enthronement at St Nicholas Cathedral in Brooklyn, NY, including all Assembly officers and hierarchs representing every jurisdiction.

Axios! May God grant him many years! 

For more articles and photos, see the Antiochian Archdiocese’s special enthronement section on their website: