The 18th All-American Council

How to Expand the Mission

The 18th All-American Council
Atlanta, GA · July 20 - 24, 2015


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Written by Alexis Liberovsky
OCA Archivist, Director of the Department of History and Archives.

Council Addresses and Sermons

Address to the 18th All-American Council of the Orthodox Church
by His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon

Associated news

18th All-American Council Minutes

18th All-American plenary sessions PowerPoints

Delegate Handbook

Reports of the Officers

Reports of the Departments and Institutions

Financial Report

Exhibitor Documentation

Vendor/Display cover letter

Exhibitor's Prospectus

Displayer's contract

Vendor's contract

Music Downloads

Akathist to Our Lady of Sitka - music and text

Akathist to Our Lady of Sitka - text only

Akathist to Saints of North America - music and text

Akathist to Saints of North America - text only

Akathist to Saints Joachim and Anna - music and text

Audio Files

Ancient Faith Radio AAC Podcast

Plenary Session Videos

“How to Expand the Mission” - Part one of two

“How to Expand the Mission” - Part two of two

Diocese of New England and Albanian Archdiocese

Archdiocese of Canada

Diocese of Mexico

Diocese of the Midwest

Diocese of New York and New Jersey

Office of External Affairs

Department of Continuing Education

Romanian Episcopate

Diocese of the South

Archdiocese of Washington, DC

International Orthodox Christian Charities

Archdiocese of Western Pennsylvania

Saint Herman’s Seminary

Daily Videos from Orthodox 360

360° Tours






Photo Galleries

Atlanta Pan-Orthodox Vespers

Atlanta Divine Liturgy on Sunday, July 19

Visit to Martin Luther King’s grave, “Loaves and Fishes” ministry

FOCA 89th annual National Convention banquet

Registration, symposia at 18th AAC

Metropolitan Tikhon, OCA Chancellor and Secretary, address AAC opening plenary session

Akathist to our Lady of Sitka and Clergy Wives Breakfast

AAC delegates adopt Statute revision in 473-15 vote

Delegates pass Finance Resolution by vote of 451-14-17

Delegates hear reports on External Affairs, chaplaincies, departments

Delegates express solidarity, support for suffering in Middle East

Ukrainian Metropolitan Onufry arrives in Atlanta for AAC

Metropolitan Onufry recalls St. Tikhon’s ministry during banquet address

Youth share their “Dream for the Church” at closing AAC Plenary Session

AAC youth share “faith, fellowship and fun”

Post AAC Reflection

Metropolitan Tikhon reflects on 18th AAC in Kodiak, AK