SCOBA: February 7, 2010 - Scout Sunday!
In 1995, the hierarchs leading the various Orthodox Christian Churches in our land came together to recognize and endorse the work of the Boy scouts of America. This encounter prefigured the promising possibilities for witnessing our unity in Jesus Christ in the land and culture when we live and work in unity. Then and now, we believe that the Scout affirmation and Law are significant aids to our parishes and families in raising young men and women who “do their duty to God.” The methods of the Boy Scouts of America, the Girl Scouts USA, and the Camp Fire Boys and Girls programs are tremendous tools and we continue to fully endorse the work of these valued institutions. Read More>