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Title: First Episcopal Assembly of Germany
Post by: ag_vn on November 16, 2010, 08:43:38 AM
First meeting of the Episcopal Assembly of Germany (http://www.dveri.bg/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=12287&Itemid=33&mosmsg=%C1%EB%E0%E3%EE%E4%E0%F0%E8%EC+%C2%E8+%E7%E0+%F3%F7%E0%F1%F2%E8%E5%F2%EE+%E2+%E0%ED%EA%E5%F2%E0%F2%E0%2C+%C2%E0%F8%E5%F2%EE+%EC%ED%E5%ED%E8%E5+%EE%E7%ED%E0%F7%E0%E2%E0+%EC%ED%EE%E3%EE+%E7%E0+%ED%E0%F1%21+%D0%E5%E7%F3%EB%F2%E0%F2%FA%F2+%F9%E5+%E1%FA%E4%E5+%E0%E2%F2%EE%EC%E0%F2%E8%F7%ED%EE+%E0%EA%F2%F3%E0%EB%E8%E7%E8%F0%E0%ED+%E4%EE+%ED%FF%EA%EE%EB%EA%EE+%F7%E0%F1%E0%21)

In brief - the first session of the Orthodox Episcopal Conference took place on 13-14 November in Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia. It is the new name of KOKID (http://www.kokid.de/) (the German analogue of SCOBA). The Sunday liturgy was concelebrated by five Metropolitans and four Bishops.

(http://www.dveri.bg/images/stories1/INAo4/IMAG0239.jpg)
From left to right - Bishop Anthony (Bulgarian Diocese of Western and Central Europe), Metropolitan John (Antiochian Archdiocese of Europe), Metropolitan Augustine (Metropolis of Germany, Ecumenical Patriarchate)... I don't know the rest :)

(http://www.dveri.bg/images/stories1/INAo4/IMAG0258.jpg)
Bishop Anthony

(http://www.dveri.bg/images/stories1/INAo4/IMAG0174.jpg)

Title: Re: First Episcopal Assembly of Germany
Post by: biro on November 16, 2010, 10:24:19 AM
Excellent photos, thank you.   :)
Title: Re: First Episcopal Assembly of Germany
Post by: jnorm888 on November 16, 2010, 12:01:49 PM
Thanks for posting this!
Title: Re: First Episcopal Assembly of Germany
Post by: ag_vn on November 25, 2010, 05:21:43 AM
Some more photos: http://antiocheurope.org/Ar/News-2010/Germany/Bishops_of_Germany_Assembly.html (http://antiocheurope.org/Ar/News-2010/Germany/Bishops_of_Germany_Assembly.html)

The website of the Orthodox Episcopal Conference in Germany (under construction)- http://www.obkd.de/ (http://www.obkd.de/)