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First Ballot Results

The 17th All-American Council of the Orthodox Church in America

Holy Trinity Church, Parma, OH, will be the site of the 17th All-American Council of the Orthodox Church in America, a one-day gathering on Tuesday, November 13, 2012—the Feast of Saint John Chrysostom—at which a new Primate of the Orthodox Church in America will be elected. Podcasts from this meeting are available here.

November 2012

First Ballot Results

Here are the results of the first ballot for Metropolitan.

November 13, 2012 Length: 3:36


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Since no candidate has received the number of ballots required for nomination to the office of Metropolitan of All America and Canada, this All-American Council, in compliance with the Statute of the Orthodox Church in America, shall proceed with a second vote..

On the first ballot:

  • Archbishop Nathaniel 49
  • Archbishop Nikon 13
  • Archbishop Tikhon 118
  • Archbishop Benjamin 23
  • Archbishop Alejo 2
  • Bishop Melchizedek 96
  • Bishop Michael 205
  • Bishop Matthias 3
  • Bishop Alexander 8
  • Bishop Ireneiu 1
  • Bishop Mark 9
  • Bishop Irénée 5
  • Metropolitan Jonah 17
  • Metropolitan Hilarion (ROCOR) 3
  • Bishop Basil (Essey) 17
  • Fr. David Mahaffey 3
  • Igumen Vladimir Wendling 1
  • Fr. Alexander Pihach 3
  • Abbot Sergius 1
  • Abbot Gerasim 3
  • Hieromonk Herman 1
  • Metropolitan Philip 1
  • Bishop Seraphim (Sigrist) 1
  • Fr. Patrick Carpenter 1
  • and 6 invalid, for a total of 590 votes.

Fr. Eric Tosi: On the second vote, it is a clean slate, so you are free to vote for anybody you want. You will vote for two people this time.


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