Very Rev. Nathanael Symeonides Elected as Metropolitan of Chicago

Very Rev. Nathanael Symeonides Elected as Metropolitan of Chicago

At its regularly scheduled meeting under the chairmanship of his His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch BARTHOLOMEW, the Holy and Sacred Synod unanimously elected the Very Rev. Archimandrite Nathanael Symeonides as the Metropolitan of Chicago.   Fr. Symeonides has served as the Director, Inter-Orthodox, Ecumenical, Interfaith & Church – World Relations at...

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Third Annual Solemn Vespers for the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

Third Annual Solemn Vespers for the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

Faith Leaders from the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago and the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago Observe the Third Annual Solemn Vespers for the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation Roman Catholic Bishop Francis J. Kane, Greek Orthodox Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos, and Roman Catholic Very Rev....

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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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“Modern Christian Martyrs”

“Modern Christian Martyrs”

We have all heard about refugees in the news. We have all seen the situation in Syria in the news. But have you taken the time to be a witness to the plight of Christians in the Middle East? Have you listened to the story of a refugee? The Greek...

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Dedication, Restoration and Release

Dedication, Restoration and Release

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, November 4th, 2016. * City of Chicago Honors Greek Orthodox Metropolitan *Christ’s Burial...

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Philoxenia Mission Across Mayo Clinic Open to All

Philoxenia Mission Across Mayo Clinic Open to All

  PRESS RELEASE: Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago and Saints Kosmas & Damianos Greek Orthodox Church of Rochester, Minnesota, announce major initiative centered around the Mayo Clinic Saint’s Kosmas & Damianos Greek Orthodox Church in Rochester, Minnesota, is proud to announce that their Philoxenia Mission located across the street from...

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