Memories of St. Nicholas: A Treasured Place

Memories of St. Nicholas: A Treasured Place

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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Memories of St. Nicholas: A Refuge In the Midst of a Busy City

Memories of St. Nicholas: A Refuge In the Midst of a Busy City

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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Memories of St. Nicholas

Memories of St. Nicholas

Memories of St. Nicholas: A Spiritual Memorial 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...

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National Philoptochos Donates $400,000 To St. Nicholas Church and National Shrine

National Philoptochos Donates $400,000 To St. Nicholas Church and National Shrine

Inspired by the National Philoptochos Society, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization to preserve the sanctity of life and family and to perpetuate and promote our Orthodox Christian faith and traditions.  Please join us in raising awareness for their...

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Vivid Rainbows Grace New York City Skies Over St. Nicholas on Eve of 911

Vivid Rainbows Grace New York City Skies Over St. Nicholas on Eve of 911

Today, “a moment of silence was observed at 8:46 a.m., the moment when the first plane struck the North Tower” notes the Wall Street Journal in ‘9/11 Ceremony in New York City Marks 14th Anniversary of Attacks‘. Victims’ family members began reading the names of the 2,983 people killed in the 2001...

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BBC Features Santiago Calatrava’s Design for St. Nicholas Church at Ground Zero

BBC Features Santiago Calatrava’s Design for St. Nicholas Church at Ground Zero

The BBC just published a video and brief article about c’s design for the St. Nicholas National Shrine, a Greek Orthodox church currently under construction at Ground Zero in Manhattan. The article begins: Many Orthodox believers around the world celebrate Christmas today. The Orthodox Greek community in downtown Manhattan, New...

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Ground Blessing for St. Nicholas at WTC on Oct. 18 LIVE on Satellite Feed, Antenna TV, and Internet

Ground Blessing for St. Nicholas at WTC on Oct. 18 LIVE on Satellite Feed, Antenna TV, and Internet

NEW YORK – The Ground Blessing ceremony for the Saint Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center, on Saturday October 18, 2014 at 12:00 noon, will be broadcast live through a LIVE SATELLITE FEED (see technical information below), both domestically and internationally and will be carried live through the...

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Ground Blessing of Saint Nicholas National Shrine – Parish Resources

Ground Blessing of Saint Nicholas National Shrine – Parish Resources

On Saturday, October 18th the historic ground blessing for the rebuilding of the new Saint Nicholas National Shrine will take place. To help you promote awareness of this event, we have made available a number of turn-key solutions to use within your respective Metropolises and parishes. BROADCAST OF THE GROUND...

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VIDEO: Archbishop Demetrios’ Invitation to Ground Blessing of Saint Nicholas Church

VIDEO: Archbishop Demetrios’ Invitation to Ground Blessing of Saint Nicholas Church

His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America extends an invitation to all of the faithful of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese to join him along with the Holy Eparchial Synod in New York on October 18, 2014 to bless the hallowed and sacred ground upon which St. Nicholas National Shrine at the...

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Ground Blessing for Saint Nicholas at World Trade Center Set for October 18

Ground Blessing for Saint Nicholas at World Trade Center Set for October 18

NEW YORK – A Ground Blessing ceremony for the St. Nicholas National Shrineat the World Trade Center is set for Saturday October 18, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. The ceremony will include a combined prayer service of blessing of the site (aghiasmos), a doxology (a service of thanksgiving) and a memorial...

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