Annual Assembly Convenes with Clergy-Laity Gathering in Dallas

Annual Assembly Convenes with Clergy-Laity Gathering in Dallas

Dallas, TX — The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America commenced its fifth annual meeting Monday, September 15, with a Pan-Orthodox Clergy-Laity Gathering in Dallas, Texas. Some two hundred people attended, including more than 30 bishops representing the member jurisdictions of the Assembly. The evening...

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Archbishop Demetrios: Theotokos Demonstrates Relationship with God

Archbishop Demetrios: Theotokos Demonstrates Relationship with God

To the Most Reverend Hierarchs, the Reverend Priests and Deacons, the Monks and Nuns, the Presidents and Members of the Parish Councils of the Greek Orthodox Communities, the Distinguished Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, the Day, Afternoon, and Church Schools, the Philoptochos Sisterhoods, the Youth, the Hellenic Organizations, and the...

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Archbishop Demetrios calls for prayers for the Christians in the Middle East

Archbishop Demetrios calls for prayers for the Christians in the Middle East

They shall hunger no more, neither thirst anymore; the sun shall not strike them, or any scorching heat. For the Lamb in the midst of the throne will be their shepherd, and he will guide them to springs of living water, and God will wipe away every tear from their...

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Archbishop Demetrios to Officiate at the Funeral of Emanuel George Demos

Archbishop Demetrios to Officiate at the Funeral of Emanuel George Demos

NEW YORK – His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America will officiate at the funeral of Emanuel George Demos, 75, the General Legal Counsel of the Archdiocese, who passed away July 4, 2014 in New York. Born on November 7, 1938 in New Britain, Connecticut to George and Angeliki Demos, he...

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Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Addresses CLC Opening via Skype, Archbishop Demetrios Opens 42nd Clergy-Laity With Keynote Address

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Addresses CLC Opening via Skype, Archbishop Demetrios Opens 42nd Clergy-Laity With Keynote Address

PHILADELPHIA – His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew addressed from the Phanar in Constantinople the delegates of the 42nd Clergy-Laity Congress via remote video-conferencing through Skype and conveyed his greetings and his Patriarchal blessings to all attending the official opening at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel. The opening session program...

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Vice President Joseph Biden to Speak at Greek Orthodox Clergy Laity Congress

Vice President Joseph Biden to Speak at Greek Orthodox Clergy Laity Congress

Are you planning to attend the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Clergy Laity Congress in Philadelphia this coming week? The Vice President is! The Archdiocese has announced that Vice President Joseph Biden will speak at the Grand Banquet which traditionally marks the close of the Congress. Vice President Joe Biden to Deliver...

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Hierarchical Divine Liturgy, Archbishop Demetrios Presiding

Hierarchical Divine Liturgy, Archbishop Demetrios Presiding

We are blessed this morning to celebrate the Divine Liturgy with Archbishop Demetrios of America, the Primate of the Greek Orthodox Church in America, Exarch of the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, and Chairman of the Holy Eparchial Synod of Bishops. This service prepares us for this week’s commemoration of the Entrance of the...

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