Posts about Archbishop Demetrios


Archbishop Demetrios Participates in Multi-Religious Gathering with Pope Francis at 9/11 Memorial

NEW YORK – His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, primate of the Greek Orthodox Church in America and exarch of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, attended yesterday…

Sep 26, 2015
Christian Rights and Religious Persecution

Observance for the Pogrom of Constantinople

In Observance of the 60th Anniversary of the tragic persecution of Christians in Turkey, Archbishop Demetrios reminds us: “This month is the sixtieth…

Sep 20, 2015
Christian Rights and Religious Persecution

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…

Sep 11, 2015

NY Times – Church, Rising at Trade Center Site, Will Glow Where Darkness Fell

The New York Times featured a fascinating article on a Church rising at the World Trade Center, the site of the tragic event of 9/11 where heartless terrorists…

Sep 10, 2015
Iconography and Saints

Watch Archbishop Demetrios on “PISTEVO” – The Art of Belief Episode II

Inspired by the documentary, PISTEVO, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring iconography and the Saints of the Orthodox Church.  Iconography,…

Sep 05, 2015
Orthodox News

In Selma, a Day of Honor and Tribute to the Legacy of Struggle and Sacrifice, Equality and Freedom

SELMA, Ala. – Thousands of people attended the commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the 1965 National Voting Rights Act and “Bloody Sunday,”…

Mar 09, 2015
Orthodox News

Archbishop Demetrios of America Crosses Edmund Pettus Bridge with President Barack Obama

SELMA, Ala. – Archbishop Demetrios of America, together with President Barack Obama and other major civic and religious leaders, walked today, March…

Mar 09, 2015
Orthodox News

Archbishop Demetrios to Travel to Alabama for the 50th Anniversary of Commemoration of The “March on Selma”

NEW YORK – Archbishop Demetrios, the Primate of the Greek Orthodox Church in America will take part in the events commemorating the 50th Anniversary…

Mar 04, 2015
Orthodox News

Sunday of Orthodoxy 2015

Longsuffering Lord, how wonderful are your works! Who will number your love for humankind? Who, when they see your Priests and Ascetics slain for the sake…

Feb 26, 2015
Orthodox News

Archbishop Demetrios: Lent Is Not a Journey of Despair

Holy and Great Lent Therefore bear fruits worthy of repentance…. Matthew 3:8                                     To the Most Reverend…

Feb 20, 2015