Analysis: The Immediate Effects of the American Metropolia’s Recent Actions

Opinion: Dcn Joseph Suaiden, from “Mediolanensis”

I’ve been asked lately about the effects of the schismatic defection of a number of clergy to the ROCOR-MP upon the new Autonomous Metropolia, and what this means for the long-term future of our jurisdiction. For reasons related to impartiality, I’ve decided to say nothing, since NFTU is not focused on any single jurisdiction, though we have discussed the ramifications of recent events in my Synod since they were newsworthy and affected the lives of hundreds of thousands of True Orthodox all over the world.

I finally decided to say at least a few words from a more analytical perspective, as well as as a few words on my discussions on the matter with Metropolitan John, the head of our local Synod. [[Full Story]]