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.

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    Meet the clergy serving the North American mission flock.


On January 29, 2018 (OS), Bishop Irineos tonsured Simon Casey to the office of Reader and assigned him to the St. Simon’s Island Mission.  Reader Simon is charged to act as the warden of the mission and to establish regular …


Bishop Irineos will again visit the mission on St. Simons Island, Georgia to serve Vespers and Liturgy.  The services will be held on February 10 and 11.  Details will be posted shortly.

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