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The goals of the Society are to:

  • Make known the history, worship, spirituality, discipline and theology of Eastern Christendom
  • Work and pray that all Christians, particularly the Orthodox and Catholic Churches, will attain the fullness of unity which Jesus Christ desires
  • Develop educational programs which present information about the Eastern Churches
  • Organize and conduct pilgrimages and conferences that encourage ecumenical dialogue


  • Contribute to fund-raising activities which support Eastern Christian communities and other programs in need of financial aid
  • Publish books, brochures, and other information which help explain Eastern Christianity
  • Encourage and support the study of the writings and liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom
  • Promote scholarships for the study of Eastern Churches in Catholic and Orthodox seminaries