Born in Paterson, N.J., the Most Rev. Nicholas James Samra (1944- ) was ordained a priest of the Eparchy of Newton. He served in several parishes and eparchial posts before his election as auxiliary bishop in 1989. He was elected our fifth eparchial bishop in 2011.


October 21st          Bishop’s Appeal 2015

May 24th                Pastoral Letter on Christian Death and Funerals

March 30th            2015 Paschal Letter

November 26th     Eastern Catholicism in the Middle East