St. Nicholas is Rising!

St. Nicholas is Rising!

St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center is rising!  The rebuilding of St. Nicholas continues to progress. View photos from August 2, 2016. #‎rebuildstnicholas‬‪#‎stnicholas‬ ‪#‎goarch‬ ‪#‎nyc‬ ‪#‎wtc‬ (Photo Cred: John Mindala)   Click here to see more photos on Facebook! Once rebuilt, Saint Nicholas, like the Parthenon that graces the Acropolis, has the...

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An Amazing Story on the Progress of our Saint Nicholas!

An Amazing Story on the Progress of our Saint Nicholas!

On Monday, June 20, 2016, the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America executive director Jerry Dimitriou spoke about the progress of the reconstruction of the church. He said the goal is to be a place for reflection and bereavement for those who lost someone on Sept. 11, 2001, in conjunction with...

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More Progress at St. Nicholas!

More Progress at St. Nicholas!

Χριστος Ανεστη! More progress at St. Nicholas!! Second floor platform is being erected for concrete to be poured later this month. Watch the progress online at stnicholaswtc.org/webcam. ‪#‎rebuildstnicholas‬ ‪#‎wtc‬ ‪#‎goarch‬ See More on Facebook   Once rebuilt, Saint Nicholas, like the Parthenon that graces the Acropolis, has the potential to...

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Progress on St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center Continues Every Day

Progress on St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center Continues Every Day

The rebuilding of St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center continues to progress.  Below are a few pictures of recent progress.  Every day brings us closer to the moment when we can step inside.  To learn more about St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center or...

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Appleton Greek Orthodox church closes with a tribute to history after making a major donation to St. Nicholas at the World Trade Center

Appleton Greek Orthodox church closes with a tribute to history after making a major donation to St. Nicholas at the World Trade Center

Fond du Lac— Holding an arrangement of bright yellow daffodils, candles and a golden cross above his head, the Rev. Ted Trifon walked slowly through his congregation Sunday morning as parishioners bowed their heads. On the third Sunday of Lent in the Greek Orthodox Church, priests in parishes just like...

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A Thought About the Shrine…

A Thought About the Shrine…

In the middle of the City’s plaza, the Tree of Life overhangs either side of the river, bringing forth twelve different fruits, yielding its fruit every month. And the leaves of the Tree are for the healing of the Nations.  Revelation 22:2   Icon of the Tree of Life The...

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Former Appleton Parish Makes Major Contribution to St. Nicholas National Shrine

Former Appleton Parish Makes Major Contribution to St. Nicholas National Shrine

Fond du Lac, WI: St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Appleton, Wisconsin, has held it’s last service. While this parish within the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago is merging with another, its parishioners have made sure the parish will be remembered forever. That is thanks to a $100,000 contribution to...

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His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America Tours St. Nicholas

His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America Tours St. Nicholas

Learn about St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center, New York. Inspired by the project to rebuild St. Nicholas Shrine, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature stories and news related to its progress. On September 11, 2001, Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church was crushed under the...

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Another Milestone for Our National Shrine!

Another Milestone for Our National Shrine!

Learn about St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center, New York. Inspired by the project to rebuild St. Nicholas Shrine, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature stories and news related to its progress. On September 11, 2001, Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church was crushed under the...

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The Rev. John Romas, Leader of Greek Church at Ground Zero, Dies at 86

The Rev. John Romas, Leader of Greek Church at Ground Zero, Dies at 86

Learn about St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center, New York. Inspired by the project to rebuild St. Nicholas Shrine, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature stories and news related to its progress. On September 11, 2001, Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church was crushed under the...

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St. Nicholas Ground Zero: Out of the Ashes, A New Symbol of Faith

St. Nicholas Ground Zero: Out of the Ashes, A New Symbol of Faith

By Nicholas Gage Once firmly established in the United States, the major religious denominations in America took action to proclaim their presence by each building a great house of worship in a major thoroughfare in the country’s most significant urban center – New York City. The Episcopalians, the American version...

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Laying the foundation for the National Shrine!

Laying the foundation for the National Shrine!

Learn about St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center, New York. Inspired by the project to rebuild St. Nicholas Shrine, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature stories and news related to its progress. On September 11, 2001, Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church was crushed under the...

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