Agios Vasilios of Tripoli: Cathedral of the Greek Revolution Pioneers

January 1, 2016 Greece celebrates Agios Vasilios or Saint Basil’s Day. In Greek tradition, he brings gifts to children every January 1st. “We would...

Hudson Teen Recovers Holy Cross in Tarpon Springs Epiphany Celebration

Hudson's 17-year-old Anderson Combs is the lucky teenager who retrieved the coveted holy cross from Spring Bayou during St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral’s 110th annual...

Scandal Ridden Greek Priest Officially Defrocked According to New Report

George Passias; the former Greek priest who had allegedly been involved in an extra-marital relationship, has been formally defrocked as a pastor of the Greek...

Vice President Biden Receives Athenagoras Human Rights Award [video]

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden received this year's Athenagoras Human Rights Award, the highest bestowed by the Greek Orthodox Church, on Saturday. The Athenargoras Human Rights Award ceremony is...

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Suspends Pastor Engulfed in Scandal

Following allegations of Greek Orthodox Pastor George Passias extramarital relations with parishioner Ethel Bouzalas, the Archdiocese of Greek Orthodox Church in America has officially addressed the scandal. In...

Greek Orthodox Priest in New York Allegedly Suspended for Having Extra-Marital Relations

A Greek Orthodox priest in New York City was allegedly having extra-marital relations with a school principal. 67-year-old George Passias, a pastor at the Saint Spyridon Church...

New Study Reveals Jesus’ Marital Status

Columbia University scientists analyzed the highly controversial manuscript called the "Gospel of Jesus' Wife," running new tests on the ancient document's ink, in a new report...

Archbishop Demetrios Urges U.S. President to Intensify Efforts Toward Greek Crisis Solution

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Head, Archbishop Demetrios, expressed his anguish for the latest developments in Greece during his recent contacts with Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos and U.S. President...

Rebirth of a Church: Transfiguration of Christ Church, Mattituck, 1978-2015, Part 2

Due to a lack of all-year-round families, some young persons view the Transfiguration of Christ Church in Mattituck as merely a haven for senior citizens....

Emmy-winning actor Jonathan Jackson talks new CD, becoming Orthodox Christian and visiting Mount Athos

Emmy-winning actor and musician Jonathan Jackson talks about his latest album "Radio Cinematic," his recent trip to Mount Athos and becoming Christian Orthodox.

Greek Hospitality Unparalleled at 2015 Easter

Dr. Despina Siolas and her husband, Laurentino Ibarra, witnessed the unique Holy Friday Greek Orthodox celebration in Tripoli, Greece, with their relatives Pitsa Gerou...

Through My Eyes: St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church of Flushing, New York

Unsung heroes are the builders of societies. The average person, unknown to many of us, creates centers of civilization and religion. Their story is...