19) This is keeping in mind that, while there have been conversions to the Orthodox Church over the past five decades since the official founding of the Antiochian Western Rite Vicariate, most of these conversions have been to the Eastern Rite, and the parishes that did enter the Antiochian Archdiocese prior to 1980 were closed due to declining numbers of faithful or parishes that ultimately chose to switch to the Eastern Rite.
What does AA stand for?
AA stands for Antiochian Archdiocese (United States Eastern Orthodox Church subordinate to the Patriarch of Antioch)
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.
See other definitions of AA
We have 149 other meanings of AA in our Acronym Attic
- Anne Arundel (Maryland county)
- Annulus Air
- Anonyma Alkoholister (Sweden)
- Anonyme Alkoholikere (Alcoholics Anonymous)
- Anonymous Access (3GPP)
- Ansel Adams (photographer)
- Ansett Airways (Australia)
- Anti-Armor (US DoD)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The project, which is being supported by the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America, is due to be completed in 2012.