3 decrees found
Succession of Bishops
The following decrees were issued:
- A Bishop cannot recommend who will succeed him, and who will manage the Episcopate after his death. His responsibility ends with his departure.
Keywords: Bishops, Consecrations & Ordinations
Published: 21 June 1986
Unity of teaching and rituals, and deprivations
The Holy Synod agreed with the following:
- To safeguard the unity of teaching and rituals in all the dioceses in the See of St. Mark, each Bishop must not follow any particular rituals th...
Keywords: Bishops, Rites & Rituals
Published: 06 June 1998
Pastoral care in the diaspora
A Priest does not have the right to travel to another country to offer pastoral care to the members of his congregation that have travelled [settled] there. It is the Bishop of the Diocese who is r...
Keywords: Bishops, Diaspora
Published: 02 June 2001