A New Metropolitan / by Justin Merriman

Bishop Jonah of Fort Worth addresses the 15th All-American Council of the Orthodox Church in America after being elected Archbishop of Washington and New York and Metropolitan of All America and Canada on Wednesday afternoon at the Hilton, Downtown. Metropolitan Jonah is the successor to Metropolitan Herman who retired in September 2008 after having served as primate of the OCA since 2002. The installation of Metropolitan Jonah is scheduled for Sunday, December 28, 2008, at Saint Nicholas Cathedral, Washington D.C.