The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/ 60 http://www.roea.org/news_160128_1.html Thu, 28 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/Hierarchs/IPSValerian1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=60&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE">In Memory of His Eminence, Archbishop VALERIAN</span></p> <p>Twenty nine years ago (January 28, 1987), His Eminence Archbishop VALERIAN, hierarch of The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America from 1952-1984, fell asleep in the Lord in Estoril, Portugal. Memory eternal!</p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_160128_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_160109_1.html Sat, 09 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/News/Parish-Council.jpg&archive=0&final_h=52&final_w=90&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE">Third webinar on parish council ministry to be held January 12</span></p> <p>On Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. EST, the <a href="http://www.ocadwpa.org/">Archdiocese of Western Pennsylvania</a> of the Orthodox Church in America will offer the third in a series of free webinars devoted to the ministry of the parish council....</p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_160109_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_151222_2.html Tue, 22 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/Seasonal/christmas-carol-image.jpg&archive=0&final_h=64&final_w=90&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE"><strong>ROMANIAN CHRISTMAS CAROL TEXTS (English &amp; Romanian)&nbsp;</strong></span></p> <p><a href="http://www.roea.org/files/Music/Romanian-Christmas-Carols---Colinde.pdf">CLICK HERE</a></p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_151222_2.html http://www.roea.org/news_151222_1.html Tue, 22 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/Solia/N_D-2015-Cover.jpg&archive=0&final_h=70&final_w=90&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE">Solia - The Herald (November/December 2015 issue) now posted!&nbsp;</span></p> <p><a href="/files/Solia%20The Herald/Solia_the_Herald_Nov_Dec_2015.compressed.pdf"><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE">Click here</span></a></p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_151222_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_151202_1.html Wed, 02 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/News/Parish-Council-Webinar.jpg&archive=0&final_h=58&final_w=90&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE"><strong>Second webinar on parish council ministry to be held&nbsp;<span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_1621389963"><span class="aQJ">December 8</span></span></strong></span></p> <div>SYOSSET, NY [OCA] -- On&nbsp;<span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_1621389964"><span class="aQJ">Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. EST</span></span>, the Archdiocese of Western Pennsylvania of the Orthodox Church in America will offer the second in a series of free webinars devoted to the ministry of the parish council.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>Titled "Expectations and Good Practices of Parish Councils," the webinar will be facilitated by Joseph Kormos, the Archdiocese's Parish Development Ministry leader.&nbsp; Members of all dioceses and jurisdictions are invited to participate.&nbsp; There is no charge to participate in the webinar, but participants must register in advance on-line at&nbsp;<a href="https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/237580644048200449" target="_blank">https://attendee.gotowebinar.<wbr />com/register/<wbr />237580644048200449</a>....</div></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_151202_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_151020_1.html Tue, 20 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/Solia/Solia_Sep_Oct_2015_Cover.jpg&archive=0&final_h=66&final_w=90&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE">Solia - The Herald (September/October 2015 issue) now posted!&nbsp;</span></p> <p><a href="/files/Solia%20The Herald/SoliaSeptember-October2015.compressed.pdf"><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE">Click here</span></a></p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_151020_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_150923_1.html Wed, 23 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/Congress/_Z5A1891-RR.jpg&archive=0&final_h=61&final_w=90&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE"><strong>83RD&nbsp;EPISCOPATE CONGRESS HIGHLIGHTS</strong><strong>&nbsp;</strong></span></p> <p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TEXT">The 83<sup>rd</sup> Episcopate Congress was held in Cleveland, Ohio from September 3-6, 2015. St. Mary Cathedral hosted the event. On Thursday morning, the clergy attended the Divine Liturgy. Following breakfast, the clergy met in the atrium of the Cathedral&rsquo;s Cultural Center for the annual clergy conference. At the opening of the conference, the Archbishop referred to the statement posted on the Episcopate website regarding His Grace, Bishop Irineu (see <a href="http://roea.org/news_150901_2.html">http://roea.org/news_150901_2.html</a>).</span></p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_150923_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_150922_1.html Tue, 22 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div id="SM_paragraph_l2_container"> <div id="SM_paragraph_l2_img"><a id="thumb1" class="highslide" href="http://roea.org/images/Logos/Vatra-GENERATIONS_logo_top.jpg"><img id="SM_paragraph_l2_i1" class="IMAGE" src="http://roea.org/display_image.php?ximgid=paragraph_320_1&amp;ext=jpg&amp;relativeimage=images/Logos/Vatra-GENERATIONS_logo_top.jpg&amp;archive=0&amp;final_h=119&amp;final_w=768&amp;percent=75" alt="" width="768" height="119" align="center" border="0" /></a></div> <div id="SM_paragraph_l2_txt"> <div class="PARAGRAPH_TEXT" align="left"> <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: large;"><strong>CLICK BELOW TO VIEW A FLIER</strong></span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE"><strong><a href="http://roea.org/files/Vatra-Generations/Vatra-GENERATIONS_ENGLISH_flier.pdf">English&nbsp;</a>&nbsp; / &nbsp;&nbsp;<a href="http://roea.org/files/Vatra-Generations/Vatra-GENERATIONS_ROMANIAN_flier.pdf">Romanian</a></strong></span></p> </div> </div> </div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_150922_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_150902_1.html Wed, 02 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <p style="text-align: center;"><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE" style="font-size: x-large;">EPISCOPATE-WIDE ONLINE SURVEY</span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://roea.org/files/Calendar/Solia-Calendar-2015.compressed.pdf"><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE" style="font-size: medium; color: #000000;">SOLIA CALENDAR ALMANAC</span></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE" style="font-size: medium; color: #000000;">SONDAJ DE OPINIE DESPRE <a href="http://roea.org/files/Calendar/Solia-Calendar-2015.compressed.pdf">CALENDARUL ALMANAH SOLIA</a></span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE" style="font-size: medium; color: #000000;"><a href="https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1LSeSUsxEoW09AqSLkoNT_YXaNReNT8IZiG16cHT-PJw/viewform?usp=send_form">ROMANIAN</a> &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;/ &nbsp; &nbsp; <a href="https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1TIxdYIGHiKni8aZNrdjiWPHiBJ74SfFRxORzEENrSz4/viewform?usp=send_form">ENGLISH</a></span></p> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_150902_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_150901_2.html Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/Logos/Roea_300dpi.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=79&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE"><strong>IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING HIS GRACE, BISHOP IRINEU</strong>&nbsp;</span></p> <p>(September 1, 2015 &ndash; Grass Lake, MI) The Episcopate Office has been notified by the Office for Review of Sexual Misconduct Allegations (ORSMA) of the Orthodox Church in America, that His Grace, Bishop Irineu (Duvlea), Bishop of Dearborn Heights and Auxiliary Bishop of the Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America, is being investigated for allegations of sexual misconduct....</p> <p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE"><strong>COMUNICAT REFERITOR LA SITUAȚIA PREASFINȚITULUI PĂRINTE IRINEU</strong></span></p> <p>(2015-09-01 - Grass Lake, MI) Cancelaria Episcopiei a fost notificată de către Biroul de Investigare și Revizuire a Acuzațiilor de Abatere Sexuală (ORSMA) a Bisericii Ortodoxe din America despre faptul că Preasfințitul Părinte Irineu (Duvlea), Episcop de Dearborn Heights și Episcop Vicar al Episcopiei Ortodoxe Rom&acirc;ne din America, este cercetat pentru acuzația de comportament sexual neadecvat....</p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_150901_2.html http://www.roea.org/news_150901_1.html Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/Solia/Solia_July_August_2015_cover.jpg&archive=0&final_h=66&final_w=90&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE">Solia - The Herald (July/August 2015 issue) now posted!&nbsp;</span></p> <p><a href="/files/Solia%20The Herald/Solia_July_August_2015.pdf">Click here</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_150901_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_150728_1.html Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/News/How-to-Expand-the-Mission.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE"><em>How to Expand the Mission</em> - A Video Presentation by the Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America at the 18th Annual All-America Council of the Orthodox Church in America</span></p> <p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE"><span class="PARAGRAPH_TEXT"><a href="http://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=939203372784966">CLICK HERE</a> to view the video.</span><br /></span></p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_150728_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_150506_1.html Wed, 06 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/Events%20Gallery/2015/Fr-Roman-Braga-Funeral/IMG_0002.JPG&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=60&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE">Funeral of Archimandrite Roman</span></p> <p>A photo gallery from the funeral of Archimandrite Roman (Braga) is now posted. <a href="http://roea.org/frromanfuneral.html">CLICK HERE</a>.</p> <p><em><span style="font-size: small;">Photos courtesy of Subdeacon Tom Rosco.</span></em></p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_150506_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_150429_1.html Wed, 29 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/News/archimandrite-roman-braga.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=63&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE">Memory Eternal: Archimandrite Roman Braga</span></p> <p>RIVES JUNCTION, MI [OCA] &nbsp;Archimandrite Roman [Braga], 93, of the Monastery of the Holy Dormition here fell asleep in the Lord shortly before midnight on the evening of Tuesday, April 28, 2015....</p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_150429_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_150428_1.html Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/Solia/Solia_M_A2015Cover.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=70&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE">Solia - The Herald (March/April 2015 issue) now posted!</span></p> <p><a href="http://roea.org/files/Solia%20The%20Herald/Solia_March_Apr_2015.compressed.pdf"><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE"><span class="PARAGRAPH_TEXT">Click Here</span></span></a></p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_150428_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_150331_1.html Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/News/OCA-holy-synod-logo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=86&final_w=90&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TITLE">Holy Synod responds to Assembly of Bishops&rsquo; &ldquo;Common Starting Point&rdquo;</span></p> <p>SYOSSET, NY [OCA] &nbsp;In a document dated March 15, 2015, the members of the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Orthodox Church in America offered a response to the Chairman and Secretary of the&nbsp;<a href="http://assemblyofbishops.org/" target="_external">Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America</a>&nbsp;with regard to the &ldquo;Common Starting Point&rdquo; for Canonical and Regional Planning.</p> <p>The text of the six-page document&nbsp;<a href="http://oca.org/PDF/NEWS/2015/2015-0330-hs-reply-assembly.pdf" target="_external">is available here</a>.</p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_150331_1.html http://www.roea.org/news_131127_1.html Wed, 27 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.roea.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/News/OCA-holy-synod-logo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=86&final_w=90&percent=100"><p><span style="color: #000080; font-size: medium;"><strong>Information on Sexual Misconduct Prevention and Response</strong></span></p><p>SYOSSET, NY [<a href="http://oca.org/news/headline-news/information-on-sexual-misconduct-prevention-and-response-now-available">OCA</a>]- At their&nbsp;<a href="http://oca.org/news/headline-news/holy-synod-of-bishops-concludes-fall-session1">Fall 2013 meeting</a>, members of the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Orthodox Church in America approved and issued a revised&nbsp;<em>Policy, Standards, and Procedures on Sexual Misconduct</em>with the goal of providing a safe and healthy environment for all of the faithful.&nbsp;A new page featuring detailed information and resources is now available on the OCA web site at<a href="http://oca.org/about/sexual-misconduct">http://oca.org/about/sexual-misconduct</a>.&nbsp; Among the accessible resources are&nbsp;<a href="http://oca.org/PDF/official/2013-10-PSP-Sexual-Misconduct.pdf">Policies, Standards, and Procedures of the Orthodox Church in America on Sexual Misconduct</a>, a&nbsp;<a href="http://oca.org/PDF/sexual-misconduct/2013-10-reporting-procedure.pdf">Summary and checklist of responsibilities and procedures</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="http://oca.org/PDF/sexual-misconduct/2013-10-Annual-Parish-Compliance-Report.pdf">Annual Parish Compliance Report forms</a>.</p></div> The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America http://www.roea.org/news_131127_1.html