RTOC Breaks Communion with STOC; Says Bishop Stefan of Trenton is Deposed

Proceedings of the RTOC Synod of Bishops Meeting in January 2018

The Synod of Bishops of the Russian True Orthodox Church was held from the 19 January/ 1 February to 21 January/ 3 February 2018, in the city of Dimitrov of Moscow region.

The Synod made the following decisions:

– To sever prayerful and Eucharistic communion with Serbian True Orthodox Church

– To depose Bishop Stefan (Sabelnik) of his episcopal rank.

Source Link: http://www.ripc.info/en/documents/doc/proceedings-of-the-rtoc-synod-of-bishops-meeting-in-january-2018/