Why Orthodox Christians Celebrate Easter After the Western world

By Fr. Jon Magoulias* - As Greek-Orthodox Christians prepare to celebrate Easter this Sunday, May 5th, we would like to shed some light on the...

193rd Greek Independence Day Parade in NYC

The 193rd annual Greek Independence Day Parade, celebrating hellenic history and heritage in New York, will be held on March 30, at 1.30pm. The parade will...
Why is Orthodox Easter different than Catholic

Why Orthodox Christian Easter Is Later than the Catholic One

As Catholics and most of the western world celebrate Easter today, we asked a Greek-Orthodox priest to explain why the Orthodox Church doesn't celebrate...
Baby Rafaela

Can a Six Month Old Baby Change the World?

Greek American baby Rafaela is traveling to all 50 States with her parents Mark and Ismini Svensson in a quest to spread kindness. It seems...

Louis Rose: Boxing His Way Up to A Greek (Video)

Louis Rose tells us his story from homeless to a professional boxer and how he ended up adopted by his Greek coach, Panayotis (Peter)...

New Documentary on Golden Dawn’s Chapter in NYC

Greek-American director Richard Ledes released "Golden Dawn, NYC," a documentary film about the neo-Nazi party in Greece known as Golden Dawn and how the...
Archbishop Iakovos with Dr. Martin Luther King

Black History Month And the Greeks

February is Black History Month and paying tribute to this very special group of Americans should not be just an opportunity to sympathize, get...

Cultural Center of the Hellenic-American Community of Greater Chicago

The Hellenism of Chicago acquired one more building and its owners want to turn it into a hive of creation and Greek civilization. The...
Vassy

Hellenic Society of Constantinople to Honor Vassy at Annual Gala

On Saturday, Jan 12th, the Hellenic Society of Constantinople will hold its annual Gala at the Wilshire Country Club. This will be the 46th...

“Love your Grandmother and Grandfather” Photo Contest

Most of us can agree that grandmothers and grandfathers have been playing an important role in our lives and the majority of us have...
Atlantic Bank President Spiros Voutsinas Passes Away

Atlantic Bank President Spiros Voutsinas Passes Away

Spiros J. Voutsinas, President of the Atlantic Bank, passed away on April 26th, 2014 after losing his battle with cancer. The top banker, selfless mentor, devoted family-man and 'quite' philanthropist was 80 years old.
Orthodox Church

Greek-Orthodox Priest To Be Charged with 100K+ Theft

According to prosecutors, Greek Orthodox priest James Dokos will be charged with felony theft amid allegations that he pocketed more than $110,000 from a...

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