Resolution Welcoming Bishop Luka (Khoury)


WHEREAS, the hierarchs, clergy and faithful of this God-protected, Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America have met as the General Assembly at the 51st Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocesan Convention and are honored to have with us our beloved Antiochian Bishop LUKA of the Patriarchate of Antioch;

AND WHEREAS, the General Assembly wished to express its love and affection for its sister and brother Antiochian Orthodox Christians in Syria and its willingness to work together with them to the glory of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ;

THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the General Assembly of this 51st Archdiocese Convention, welcomes with warm Christian love the beloved Bishop LUKA (Khoury) of the Patriarchate of Syria. May God grant you many years!