Sponsored by the Archdiocese of Western Pennsylvania, the Diocese of the Midwest and the Bulgarian Diocese of the OCA, the 2019 Parish Forum was held at St. John the Baptist Church Canonsburg PA from 3:00 PM Thursday July 11 through noon on Saturday July 13.
Actionable Ideas, Relevant Conversations and a Network of New Friends
The Parish Forum is a conference that explores the challenges, opportunities nd solutions facing Orthodox parishes in 21st century North America. Through presentations, discussions, workshops, small group sessions and individual conversations the Forum is tuned to the needs of clergy, parish council members, Christian educators and interested laity.
Attendance is open to parishes from any OCA Diocese and other Orthodox jurisdictions. All are seeking to become good stewards of their parish future.
The Forum shares and propagates good practices of vibrant Orthodox parishes in America and stimulates their implementation.
2017 Forum Materials
To view materials from 2017 Forum click here.
2016 Forum Materials
To view materials and photos from 2016 Forum click here.