Archbishop Demetrios Presides over the Consecration of Saint Sophia Cathedral in the Nation’s Capital

Archbishop Demetrios Presides over the Consecration of Saint Sophia Cathedral in the Nation’s Capital

WASHINGTON – The Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Saint Sophia in the Nation’s Capital was consecrated yesterday, Sunday, May 10, 2015, with His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America presiding and more than a thousand people in attendance. The Order of the Consecration began in the morning following the Orthros (Matins) with the...

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Photos of the Largest Orthodox Church in Western Europe

Photos of the Largest Orthodox Church in Western Europe

Yesterday on the OCN Facebook page, one of my colleagues posted a couple of photos of the Uspenski Cathedral in Helsinki, Finland. The response from our 200,000 followers was quick and enthusiastic: many were amazed at its beauty. In this post, I’ll provide a little background on the cathedral and...

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