Resolution Welcoming Metropolitan Paul (Saliba)
WHEREAS, the hierarchs, clergy and faithful of this God-protected, Self-Ruled 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 Metropolitan PAUL (Saliba) of Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines, who served faithfully as a priest in this Archdiocese;
AND WHEREAS, the General Assembly wished to express again its love and affection for its sister and brother Antiochian Orthodox Christians in Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines 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 Archiocesan Convention, welcomes with warm Christian love the beloved Metropolitan PAUL (Saliba) of Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines. May God grant you many years!