Conventions & Conference Planning
Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese

Every year, each Diocese in the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America holds Parish Life Conferences between May and July.  Every other year (on the odd year), the Archdiocese holds an Bieannual Archdiocese Convention during the last full week of July.  More information can be found below

  • Diocese of Oakland, Charleston and Mid-Atlantic
  • Diocese of Los Angeles and the West
  • Diocese of Miami and the Southeast
  • Diocese of New York and Washington, D.C.
  • Diocese of Ottawa and Eastern Canada and Upstate New York
  • Diocese of Toledo and the Midwest
  • Diocese of Wichita and Mid-America
  • Diocese of Worcester and New England

The Bieannual Archdiocese Convention is held the last full week in July (Sunday to Sunday) on the odd year, Convention bids are awarded six years ahead of time any parish wishing to bid for a convention should contact the DCCP Co-Chairs: .

All Parish Life Conferences and Archdiocese Conventions are required to use the Antiochian Events Registration System. The Department encourages all Parish Life Conferences and Archdiocese Conventions to charge a processing fee to all Teens, Adults and Clergy who do not purchase any event ticket(s), in order to offset administrative expenses. It is the policy of the Department that no event ticket have a price less than the price of the processing fee.

It is recommended that no contact be made with the hotels until you contact the DCCP Co-Chairs. No contract or any form of commitment should be made without the approval of the DCCP.

For more information in planning the Diocese Parish Life Conference's or the Bieannual Archdiocese Convention email the Department Co-Chairs.

2022 Parish Life Conference Schedule



Diocese of Wichita

St. George Cathedral (Wichita, KS)

June 15 - 18, 2022


Diocese of Miami

St. John Church (Memphis, tN)

June 15 - 18, 2022


Diocese of Toledo

St. George Church (Grand Rapids, MI)

June 15 - 19, 2022


Diocese of Los Angeles

Church of the Redeemer (Los Altos Hills, CA)

June 28 - July 3, 2022


Dioceses of Charleston and New York

St. Mary (Johnstown, PA &

St. Michael Church (Greensburg, PA)

June 30 - July 3, 2022


Diocese of Ottawa

St. Mary Church (Montréal, QC)

June 30 - July 3, 2022


Diocese of Worcester

St. Mary Church (Cambridge, MA)

July 8 - 10, 2022



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Convention and Conference Manual

PLC Conference Manual

Archdiocese Convention Manual