Ecumenical Meeting of Orthodox Bishops

On Monday, January 15, 2007, His Grace Bishop Serapion welcomed His Grace Bishop Joseph Al Zehlaoui of the Bishop of the Antiochian Orthodox Diocese of Los Angeles and the West, His Eminence Archbishop Hovnan Derderian, Primate of the Western Diocese of the Armenian Church; His Eminence Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate of the Western Prelacy of the Armenian Apostolic Church of America; and His Eminence Metropolitan Mor Clemis Eugene Kaplan, Patriarchal Vicar of the Syrian Orthodox Diocese of the Western United States at the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Los Angeles headquarters in Pomona.

The heads of the Orthodox Churches in the western United States met to exchange best wishes for the Nativity and Epiphany season. Various clergy from each Orthodox Church were also in attendance.