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My Memories of America’s New Archbishop Elpidophoros

This writer had the privilege of covering a special celebration of the Holy Liturgy of the Dormition of the Holy Virgin Mary at Kimisis...

Thousands Celebrate the World’s Largest Epiphany in Tarpon Springs (Video)

On Sunday, 58 Greek teenage boys aged 16 to 18 participated in the Epiphany cross dive in Spring Bayou, Tarpon Springs, with the belief...

The World’s Largest Epiphany Celebration in Tarpon Springs, FL

The Greek Orthodox feast of the Epiphany is celebrated on January 6th each year across the globe. Many would be surprised to learn that...

Archons Honor Fr. Alexander Karloutsos and Presbytera Xanthi

Father Alexander Karloutsos and Presbytera Xanthi Karloutsos were the recipients of the 2018 Athenagoras Human Rights Award, presented during the Archon Weekend and Assembly of the...

Greek Americans Campaign for Return of Stolen Byzantine Manuscripts

The Hellenic American Leadership Council has started a campaign for the return of a number of stolen rare Byzantine manuscripts to Greece. The religious manuscripts were...

Nathanael Enthroned Greek Orthodox Metropolitan of Chicago

Nathanael Symeonides is the new Greek Orthodox Metropolitan of Chicago after Saturday's enthronement ceremony. The ceremony took place at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral in...

Greek-American Entrepreneur Honored for Orthodox Mission Work

A Greek-American entrepreneur who fled wartime Greece as a child has spent 30 years giving back by supporting Orthodox missionary work among some of...

Greek Orthodox Church Elects New Chicago Metropolitan

A senior Greek Orthodox clergyman with a specialization in public health, bioethics and inter-faith exchange has been unanimously chosen as Metropolitan of Chicago. The Very Reverend...

The Greek Orthodox Archbishop who Walked with Martin Luther King

The 1965 march of headed civil rights leader Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Selma, Alabama was a turning point in American history....

Construction of St. Nicholas Church Destroyed in Sept. 11 Attacks Halted

Construction on the Greek Orthodox church destroyed in the Sept. 11 attacks, was temporarily suspended on Tuesday, because of the inability to meet payment deadlines,...

Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago Dies at Age 89

Following undergoing surgery at Weiss Memorial Hospital, the leader of the Greek Orthodox Church in Chicago, Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago died on Friday. He was...

Greek Orthodox Church Launches ‘Operation Brown Bag’ and Feeds Thousands of Homeless in Salt...

On Saturday the Greek Orthodox Church of Greater Salt Lake launched a program known as "Operation Brown Bag" with the goal of feeding the...

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