HCHC Announces Election of New President

HCHC Announces Election of New President

Following a rigorous search process that began in October 2014, the Board of Trustees of Hellenic College and Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology (HCHC) today, May 1, 2015, voted unanimously to elect the V. Rev. Fr. Christopher T. Metropulos as the next president of the institution, in succession...

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Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Fellowship to work at the United Nations

Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Fellowship to work at the United Nations

NEW YORK – The Department of Inter-Orthodox, Ecumenical, and Interfaith Relations of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America announces its Faith-Based Diplomacy & Advocacy Initiative. The Initiative establishes a total of four (2 for 2015-2016 and 2 for 2016-2017) yearlong Archdiocesan fellowships at the United Nations. All Orthodox Christian graduate and post-graduate...

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Reaffirming Commitment to Marriage and Religious Liberty

Reaffirming Commitment to Marriage and Religious Liberty

Archbishop Demetrios and Holy Eparchial Synod Join Faith Leaders, Reaffirming Commitment to Marriage and Religious Liberty NEW YORK— A few days before the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments on the rights of states to define marriage as the union of one man and one woman, more than 30 religious leaders representing...

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Christos Anesti!

Christos Anesti!

NEW YORK — Your Ministry Updates is a series of videos that highlights the work of  the Archdiocesan Ministries and its Institutions. This project comes to you from the Department of Administration in association with Greek Orthodox Telecommunications.   The Archbishop Iakovos Leadership 100 Endowment Fund has graciously afforded this wonderful...

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Colloquium On Orthodox Christianity and Humanitarianism At Hellenic College Holy Cross

Colloquium On Orthodox Christianity and Humanitarianism At Hellenic College Holy Cross

NEW YORK – The Department of Inter-Orthodox, Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America will host a colloquium on Orthodox Christianity and Humanitarianism: Ideas and Action in the Contemporary World. The Colloquium will take place on the campus of Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School...

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Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Youth Ministry Update

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Youth Ministry Update

NEW YORK — Your Ministry Updates is a series of videos that highlights the work of  the Archdiocesan Ministries and its Institutions. This project comes to you from the Department of Administration in association with Greek Orthodox Telecommunications.   The Archbishop Iakovos Leadership 100 Endowment Fund has graciously afforded this wonderful...

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Paschal Blessings from Archbishop Demetrios

Paschal Blessings from Archbishop Demetrios

The day of Resurrection; let us be radiant for the festival, and let us embrace one another. Let us say, even to those that hate us, ‘Let us forgive all things on the Resurrection,’ and so let us cry, ‘Christ has risen from the dead: by death he has trampled...

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2015 Paschal Message of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios

2015 Paschal Message of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios

In the video above, his Eminence Archbishop Demetrios delivers his paschal message for 2015. Below, you can watch his paschal message in Greek. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ct86Mh1vtn4&feature=youtu.be Posted by the Orthodox Christian Network. You can find the Orthodox Christian Network on Google+

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Orthodox Christians to Celebrate Pascha (Easter) April 12

Orthodox Christians to Celebrate Pascha (Easter) April 12

NEW YORK – More than 250 million Orthodox Christians worldwide will celebrate Pascha (Easter) next Sunday, April 12, 2015.  This year Orthodox Pascha is celebrated one week after the celebration of the Western Easter. The Orthodox date for Easter is based on a decree of the Council of Nicaea, Asia Minor, held in 325 A.D.  According...

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Youth and Young Adult Ministry Update Now Online

Youth and Young Adult Ministry Update Now Online

NEW YORK — Your Ministry Updates is a series of videos that highlights the work of the Archdiocesan Ministries. This project comes to you from the Department of Administration in association with Greek Orthodox Telecommunications. The Archbishop Iakovos Leadership 100 Endowment Fund has graciously afforded this wonderful opportunity to produce...

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Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Fellowship to Work at the United Nations

Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Fellowship to Work at the United Nations

NEW YORK – The Department of Inter-Orthodox, Ecumenical, and Interfaith Relations of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America announces its Faith-Based Diplomacy & Advocacy Initiative. The Initiative establishes a total of four (2 for 2015-2016 and 2 for 2016-2017) yearlong Archdiocesan fellowships at the United Nations. All Orthodox Christian graduate and post-graduate...

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The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Co-Sponsors Event at the United Nations  for the 59th Commission on the Status of Women

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Co-Sponsors Event at the United Nations for the 59th Commission on the Status of Women

NEW YORK – A panel discussion titled, Trafficking & Migration, Girls & Women: Human Rights Have No Borders, took place March 9, 2015, at the United Nations and brought together migration and trafficking experts. The event was co-sponsored by the Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Council (the Greek Orthodox presence in the United Nations) and the Salesians of...

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