On Friday April 10th, 2009, His Eminence Metropolitan PHILIP, Primate of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America, hosted His Beatitude Metropolitan JONAH, Primate of The Orthodox Church in America for an important meeting at the headquarters of the Antiochian Archdiocese in Englewood, NJ.
Accompanying Metropolitan JONAH were Very Rev. Alexander Garklavs, OCA Chancellor, and Very Rev. Leonid Kishkovsky, OCA Director of External Affairs. Also present at the meeting was Mr. Charles Ajalat, Chancellor of the Antiochian Archdiocese.
The two hierarchs discussed several matters which are of great importance to Orthodox Christians in North America, and the shared goal of maximizing the effectiveness of the Orthodox Christian outreach to the people of North America.
L. to r.: V. Rev. Leonid Kishkovsky, Metropolitan JONAH, Metropolitan PHILIP, V. Rev. Alexander Garklavs, Charles Ajalat