Memory Eternal! + Metropolitan Antonio of Mexico, Central America and Venezuela

Memory Eternal! + Metropolitan Antonio of Mexico, Central America and Venezuela

Update: Metropolitan Joseph’s Letter of Condolences to the Archdiocese of Mexico, Central America, Venzuela, and the Carribean Islands. “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me, though he may die, he shall live.” John 11:25 His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch, the Holy Synod of...

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FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR METROPOLITAN IAKOVOS OF CHICAGO

FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR METROPOLITAN IAKOVOS OF CHICAGO

FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR METROPOLITAN IAKOVOS OF CHICAGO   ARCHDIOCESE MOURNS THE FALLING ASLEEP IN THE LORD OF METROPOLITAN IAKOVOS OF CHICAGO   CHICAGO, IL: The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America is mourning the passing of Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago, 89, who fell asleep in the Lord last night, June 2,...

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LEADER OF GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH IN CHICAGO DIES

LEADER OF GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH IN CHICAGO DIES

LEADER OF GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH IN CHICAGO DIES   METROPOLITAN IAKOVOS OF CHICAGO SERVED FOR 38 YEARS CHICAGO, IL: On Friday evening, June 2, 2017, Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago, leader of the Greek Orthodox Church in 6 mid-western States, died following an unexpected illness and surgery at Weiss Memorial Hospital in...

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Do You Believe in and Practice Your Orthodox Faith?

Do You Believe in and Practice Your Orthodox Faith?

Religious belief vs. religious practice – in the years since the fall of the Iron Curtain, Christianity in the area has experienced a re-boot.  A new survey by the Pew Research Center shows that Orthodox Christians in Europe believe in God, and strongly identify with their Orthodox faith, however they...

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36th ANNUAL METROPOLIS OF CHICAGO JUNIOR OLYMPICS

36th ANNUAL METROPOLIS OF CHICAGO JUNIOR OLYMPICS

36th ANNUAL METROPOLIS OF CHICAGO JUNIOR OLYMPICS   YEARLY GATHERING IS LARGEST EVENT FOR METROPOLIS OF CHICAGO PALOS HILLS, IL: Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago officially opened the 36th Annual Metropolis of Chicago Junior Olympics this morning to a massive gathering of youth, parents, coaches and clergy from throughout the Metropolis...

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GREEK ORTHODOX REGIONAL HIERARCH VISITS MILWAUKEE

GREEK ORTHODOX REGIONAL HIERARCH VISITS MILWAUKEE

GREEK ORTHODOX REGIONAL HIERARCH VISITS MILWAUKEE BISHOP DEMETRIOS OF MOKISSOS WARMLY GREETED BY CONGREGATION AS HE OFFICIATED AT THE VESPER SERVICE AND DIVINE LITURGY. PARISH WILL HOST METROPOLIS OF CHICAGO 2017 CLERGY LAITY ASSEMBLY MILWAUKEE, WI: Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos, Chancellor of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago, was warmly...

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RETIRED CLERGY ASSOCIATION HOLD ANNUAL MEETINGS IN CHICAGO

RETIRED CLERGY ASSOCIATION HOLD ANNUAL MEETINGS IN CHICAGO

GROUP HOST DINNER IN HONOR OF METROPOLITAN IAKOVOS OF CHICAGO   CHICAGO, IL: The Executive Committee of the Greek Orthodox Retired Clergy Association have been in Chicago, Illinois, for the past few days for their Annual Organizational Meetings. Last night the Executive Committee hosted a dinner in honor of Metropolitan...

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The Opening of the Relics of Our Father Among the Saints MARDARIJE

The Opening of the Relics of Our Father Among the Saints MARDARIJE

The Opening of the Relics of Our Father Among the Saints MARDARIJE First Serbian Bishop of America and Canada April 22/May 5, 2017 Српски With the blessing of His Grace, Bishop Longin of New Gracanica and Midwestern America, the relics of St. Mardarije, which have laid in the Church of...

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John A. Catsimatidis named recipient of Nicholas J. Bouras Award for Extraordinary Archon Stewardship, Oct. 20

John A. Catsimatidis named recipient of Nicholas J. Bouras Award for Extraordinary Archon Stewardship, Oct. 20

New York, NY 4/28/2017 The Order of Saint Andrew the Apostle is pleased to announce that Archon John A. Catsimatidis, Archon Notarios and chairman of the Order’s Religious Freedom Initiative, has been nominated as the recipient of this year’s Nicholas J. Bouras Award for Extraordinary Archon Stewardship. Archon Catsimatidis has...

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GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH HOLDS 5TH ANNUAL BLESSING SERVICE FOR MOTORCYCLE RIDING SEASON

GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH HOLDS 5TH ANNUAL BLESSING SERVICE FOR MOTORCYCLE RIDING SEASON

GREEK AMERICAN MOTORCYCLE ASSOCIATION (GAMA) GATHER FOR BLESSING AND FUNDRAISER RIDE FOR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM   HOMER GLEN, IL: The Greek American Motorcycle Association (GAMA) and the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago held the 5th Annual Motorcycle Blessing Service on May 7, 2017, at Assumption Greek Orthodox Church in Homer Glen. The service...

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Orthodox Christians in the United States Commemorate 25 Years of Life-Giving Aid

Orthodox Christians in the United States Commemorate 25 Years of Life-Giving Aid

May 3, 2017 (Baltimore) – This year, Orthodox Christians in the United States will commemorate twenty-five years of global philanthropic outreach by International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC), the official humanitarian agency of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America. IOCC was formed by the Standing...

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NEW ROMANIAN ORTHODOX METROPOLIAN OF THE UNITED STATES HOLD ENTHRONEMENT CEREMONY

NEW ROMANIAN ORTHODOX METROPOLIAN OF THE UNITED STATES HOLD ENTHRONEMENT CEREMONY

GREEK ORTHODOX HIERARCHY ATTEND HISTORICAL SERVICE IN CHICAGO Greek Orthodox Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago, Metropolitan Nicholas of Detroit, and Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos proudly attended the Enthronement Ceremony for the new Romanian Orthodox Metropolia of the United States of His Eminence Archbishop Nicolae on Sunday, April 30, 2017. This historical...

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