book is being made available that presents a more in-depth look at the
history of the Genuine Orthodox Church of Greece (GOC). The title of
the book is: Genuine Orthodox Church of Greece: A Brief History and Commentary. It is published by Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, Phoenix, Arizona. It is 78 pages in length.
The book has been written to correct the many inaccuracies, misunderstandings, and, in some
instances, the slander told against the Holy Synod of the GOC,
presently under the primacy of His Beatitude Stephanos, Archbishop of
Athens and All Greece.
If you are either learning of the GOC for the first time, or if you
know about the GOC and you are looking for a truthful, accurate
presentation of the history and teachings of the GOC, this may be the
book you are looking for. It is the only one in English.
The contents include:
The Schism of 1937
before the calendar change
after the calendar change
The Pan-Orthodox Councils
The GOC and The ROCOR
on the cheirothesia of the "Matthewite" bishops
comment of the cheirothesia article
Bishop Matthew Vicar bishop?
the consecration certificate
The Only Church?
you would like to obtain a copy of the book, please send your name,
address, and a donation (US funds only) in the form of a money order for $7.50, made out to: "Holy Trinity
Orthodox Church." Please print clearly.
Send to: Holy Trinity Orthodox Church
5814 W. Shangri La Road
Glendale, AZ. 85304. USA