Antiochian Bishops to Serve on Assembly Committees


Secretariat of the Assembly of BishopsSecretariat of the Assembly of BishopsThe participants in the thirteen committees formed by the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops have been announced. Antiochian bishops will be serving on several key committees. All of the members of each committee have been chosen as well as the respective committee Chairs, and the finalized list is available here. Under the oversight of each committee Chair, members will address the tasks as articulated in the Committee Descriptions. Each committee has the goal of assembling a minimum of one time, in advance of the forthcoming meeting of the entire Assembly in May.

In addition to the role His Grace Bishop Basil will play as Secretary of the Assembly, Antiochian bishops will be active in several other capacities. His Eminence Metropolitan Philip will be serving on the Committee for Canonical Affairs; His Grace Bishop Antoun will participate as a member of the Committee for Clergy Affairs; His Grace Bishop Alexander will serve as a member of the Committee for Ecumenical Relations; His Grace Bishop Joseph will chair the Committee for Pastoral Practice; and His Grace Bishop Thomas will chair the Committee for Youth.