The Holy Synod of the Romanian Orthodox Church arranged meeting
The Holy Synod of the Romanian Orthodox Church held its conference at the days of 18 and 19 of June under presidency of the Romanian Patriarch Daniel.
The Synod brought resolution to proclaim the year of 2010 as the year of the Creed and the year of the Autocephaly of the
By decision of the Holy Synod, saint Ioanakii New Mushkelski has been canonised. The day of the celebration of this feast is to be 26th of July.
The criteria of promoting Dioceses in rank of Archdiocese have been determined on this session. In addition, the Holy Synod promoted several dioceses in rank of archdiocese. Archbishops Justinian Maramureshki and Satmarulski, and Bishop John Kovashiski and Hargitski have been awarded for their work and merits.
A Diocese of Deva and Hunedoara was formed, with the residency in the city of
The Synod has also decided the Constitution of the organisation and functioning of the Orthodox Diocese in
It has been also precised about the measures of the administration and financial discipline in the Church, at all levels and in accordance with the Church Law and the effectual legislative.
The Synod elected new archpriests for the empty pulpits in the Church hierarchy.