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Russian Orthodox Church in the USA

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{{orthodoxyinamerica}}The '''Russian Orthodox Church in the USA''' is the distinct name of the group of [[parish]]es of the Russian mission in America that recognizes recognize the canonical authority of the [[Church of Russia]] and was . They were previously known as the [[Russian Exarchate of North America]] before [[autocephaly]] was granted to the [[Metropolia]] in 1970.
The All of the parishes of the [[Exarchate]] were given a choice to join the [[OCA]] at that time. The parishes that remained under were the following: #St. Nicholas Church, Brookside, Alabama#St. Demetrius Monastery, Bellflower, California# Christ the canonical protection Savior Church, Berkeley, California# St. Nicholas Cathedral, San Francisco, California# Church of All Saints Glorified in the Moscow Patriarchate after Russian Land, San Francisco, California# Our Lady of Kazan Church, San Diego, California# Resurrection Church, Chicago, Illinois# Dormition Church Benld, Illinois# Holy Trinity Church, Baltimore, Maryland# St. Elias Church, Battle Creek, Michigan# St. Innocent Church, Detroit, Michigan# St. Michael the Archangel Church, Detroit, Michigan# Church of St. Andrew the grant First-Called Apostle, East Lansing, Michigan# Holy Trinity Church, Saginaw, Michigan# St. John Chrysostom Church, Grand Rapids, Michigan# House Chapel of autocephaly came to be known as St. Seraphim of Sarov, Westown, New York# St. Demetrius Church, Jackson, Michigan# St. Nicholas Church, Bayonne, New Jersey# Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Elizabeth, New Jersey# Three Hierarchs Church, Garfield, New Jersey# Holy Cross Church, Hackettstown, New Jersey# Sts. Peter and Paul Church; Passaic, New Jersey# St. John the Baptist Church, Singac , New Jersey# St. Olga Church, Somerset, New Jersey# St. Mark Chapel, New York# Church of St. George the Great Martyr, New York# Church of All Saints Glorified in the Russian Orthodox Land, on the estate of Pine Bush, New York# St. John the Baptist Chapel, Bronx, New York# Church of All Saints Glotified in the USA under Russian Land, Amsterdam (Wolf Run), Ohio# St. Stephen Church, Lorairi, Ohio# Nativity of Christ Church, Youngstown, Ohio# St. Nicholas Church, Chester, Pennsylvania# St. Nicholas Church, Edinboro, Pageville, Pennsylvania# St. Nicholas Church, Reading, Pennsylvania# Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Mount Union, Pennsylvania# St. Nicholas Church, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania# St. Andrew the Apostle Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania# St. Michael the oversight Archangel Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania# Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Scranton, Pennsylvania# Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Burgaw, North Carolina# St. Gregory the Theologian Church, Tampa, Florida# Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Manchester, New Hampshire# Church of an St. George the Great Martyr, Buffalo, New York# All Exarchate parishes and clergy in Canada# [[auxiliary bishopSt. Nicholas Cathedral (New York, New York)|St. Nicholas Cathedral]]., New York
{{stub}}The parishes that chose to remain under the canonical protection of the Moscow Patriarchate after the grant of autocephaly came to be known as the ''Russian Orthodox Church in the USA'' under the oversight of an [[auxiliary bishop]].
==Bishops==Vicar of His Holiness Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, Administrator of the Patriarchal parishes in the USA* His Grace[[Mercurius (Ivanov) of Zaraisk|Mercurius]], Bishop of Zaraisk, 2000-2009* His Eminence [[Justinian (Ovchinnikov) of Naro-Fominsk|Justinian]], the Most Reverend MercuriusArchbishop of Naro-Fominsk, 2010-2014* His Grace [[John (Roshchin) of Naro-Fominsk|John]], Bishop of ZariskNaro-Fominsk, 2014-present ==External links==*[ Russian Orthodox Church in the USA Web Site] ([ - Presentln=en english])*[ Patriarchal Parish in North America]
[[Category:Moscow Patriarchate Dioceses|Russian Orthodox Church in the USA]]
[[ro:Biserica Ortodoxă Rusă din SUA]]

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