Centennial, Princes and Assembly of Bishops.

Centennial, Princes and Assembly of Bishops.

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines the week of Friday, October 7th, 2016 Greek Orthodox in Jacksonville, FL Celebrate Centennial and Groundbreaking Charles,...

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Greek Orthodox in Jacksonville, FL Celebrate Centennial and Groundbreaking

Greek Orthodox in Jacksonville, FL Celebrate Centennial and Groundbreaking

Members of St. John the Divine Greek Orthodox Church in St. Nicholas (Jacksonville area) celebrated their church’s 100th anniversary in great style with a grand banquet at the Prime Osborn Center Sept. 24. The only Greek Orthodox Church in Jacksonville and the third oldest of its denomination in Florida, St. John...

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Youngstown Community Celebrates 100 Years

Youngstown Community Celebrates 100 Years

On December 5, 1915, a group of Greek immigrants in Youngstown, Ohio met to plan the first Greek Orthodox Church in their community. They founded  St. John the Forerunner Greek Orthodox Church. In 1919 they established themselves on Woodland Ave and as the faithful sprawled into the suburbs, they relocated to...

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Holy Trinity Orthodox Church Celebrates Centennial

Holy Trinity Orthodox Church Celebrates Centennial

Congratulations to Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, under the Orthodox Church of America (OCA), on the celebration of their centennial.  With the blessing of Metropolitan Alexander, the Russian community in Detroit  established the church in 1915.  The celebrations took place on October 3-4, 2015, with a Molieben for the Miraculous Icon of...

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