By a decision of the Synod of Bishops, all Western rite communities of our Church, wheresoever they may be, are directly under the authority of the Metropolitan, and not the local ruling bishop. That is, all Western rite communities have been made stavropigial.
Friday, November 13, 2009
Western Rite news from ROCOR
This from Fr. Aidan Keller (ROCOR) via the Use of Sarum Yahoo Group.