Avlona Synod USA

A Mission of the Holy Metropolitan Synod of Genuine Orthodox Christians (ΓOX) of the Patristic Calendar

The Avlona Synod’s North American Mission under the spiritual care of Metropolitan Angelos of Avlona, exists to serve the Genuine Orthodox faithful in North America. We serve both English and Spanish speaking communities in the eastern rite, a form of worship that dates back to the 4th Century. We invite you to explore the True Orthodox Faith and contact us if we can assist you in any manner.

  • Media


    Enjoy reflections, sermons, reading in audio or video form.

  • Communities


    Our parishes and missions in formation.

  • Clergy


    Meet the clergy serving the North American mission flock.


On November 19, 2017 (November 6 OS), the Feast of Sainted Paul the Confessor, Bishop of Constantinople, Fr. Irineos was consecrated as the Titular Bishop of Illyricum, and assigned as the Vicar Bishop of Metropolitan Angelos for North America.  The decision …


The North American Mission of the Genuine Orthodox Church of Greece under Metropolitan Angelos has established a new mission, the Church of the Entrance of the Holy Theotokos in the Vienna, West Virginia area. Fr. Samuel Rake has been appointed …


Copyright © 2014-2018 Avlona Synod USA. All Rights Reserved