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Serbian Orthodox Church Ablaze in Manhattan [video]

A huge fire has devastated a Serbian Orthodox Church in downtown Manhattan on Greek Orthodox Easter Sunday. About 170 firemen fought for several hours...

Lousios Gorge: A Hike in Arcadia Monasticism of the Peloponnese

  The Lousios Gorge has been inhabited for centuries by hermits in caves and monks. Two monasteries remain open to visitors: Philosophou and Prodromo. Pausanias...

President Obama’s Statement on the Occasion of Orthodox Easter

On the occasion of the Orthodox Easter, President Barack Obama greeted the Orthodox Christians in the US and across the world. In a statement, the President said: Michelle and...

Miraculous Icon in Greek Orthodox Church Draws Pilgrims [video]

As Orthodox Christians around the world prepare to celebrate Easter this Sunday, a southwest suburban church in Chicago is packed with thousands of pilgrims awaiting to...

Greek Orthodox Priest’s Sex Abuse Conviction Upheld

The Maine Supreme Judicial Court upheld the conviction of a former Greek Orthodox priest on sex charges involving a former altar boy. Adam Metropoulos, 53,...

AKTINA Festival: Magical Performance by Eleni Tsaligopoulou & Bogaz Musique

  Greek singer Eleni Tsaligopoulou along with her band, Bogaz Musique, captivated the audience during AKTINA's Greek Music Journey 2016 (GMJ) on Friday, April 22,...

Orthodox Christians to Observe Pascha (Easter) May 1st

More than 250 million Orthodox Christians worldwide will celebrate Pascha (Easter) Sunday, May 1, 2016. This year Orthodox Pascha is celebrated almost a month...
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Here’s How to Naturally Dye Eggs Red for Easter [video]

In this video, acclaimed chef Peter Minakis shows how to naturally make your red Greek Easter eggs using onion skins.  Here’s his secret organic...

Chrys Kefalas: The Greek American Hope for the US Senate

It has been more than three years without a Greek-American in the senate, since Olympia Snowe’s term from Maine ended in January of 2013....

NYSPCC Partners With Schools in Greece

Based in Lower Manhattan, the New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NYSPCC), is launching the Safe Touches pilot program in...