Milan Synod Sites Remove American Links

It appears both and have removed their links to the American Metropolia’s websites, presumably due to their opposition to concelebration and in anticipation of potential union with Moscow. This may have been done at the order of those who have recently and publicly expressed strong support for such a position.

The official American website ( contains a recent post refusing to accept concelebration with World Orthodoxy, as well as noting an investigation into recent claims on the Milan websites.

The Milan Synod granted the American Archdioceses autonomy and Metropolitan status in February.