Name: The Orthodox Clergy Association of Southeast Texas
Purpose: To find tangible ways to express Orthodox unity, to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ, and to facilitate communication and fellowship among the brotherhood of Orthodox Clergy in Southeast Texas.
Membership: Any priests or deacons in good standing with their bishop, who are members of an Orthodox jurisdiction recognized by one or more of the 15 autocephalous or 4 autonomous Orthodox local Churches.
Officers: Officers are elected annually, in the month of September, and consists of a president (who calls meetings, and presides over them), a vice-president (who acts as president in the absence of the president), a treasurer (who is responsible for the funds of the association) and a secretary (who keeps the minutes of the meetings, and disseminates them to the association).
Meetings: Are called by the president and are held at least on a quarterly basis. Meetings are held in the various member churches, on a rotating basis.
The date of each meeting is decided and announced at the previous meeting, except on an exceptional basis.
An announcement of the date of the next meeting will be distributed via e-mail within a week of the previous meeting.