Established in April 2021 CE by the Head of the Imperial House of Nikephoros, the Permanent Synod of the Rite is an international organization possessing fully independent international legal personality and the capacity to enter into treaties under customary international law.

The purpose of this Synod is to promote and facilitate collaboration between entities (such as States, Churches, Waqfs, noble families, monarchical-dynastic orders and charitable foundations) that continue the legacy of the Byzantine (Eastern Roman) Empire.

Any entity can become a party to the “Agreement establishing the Permanent Synod of the Rite” after receiving an appropriate invitation from the depositary.

The depositary for the Agreement establishing this Synod can be reached via the following e-mail address: [email protected]