Ground Blessing for Saint Nicholas at World Trade Center Set for October 18

Ground Blessing for Saint Nicholas at World Trade Center Set for October 18

NEW YORK – A Ground Blessing ceremony for the St. Nicholas National Shrineat the World Trade Center is set for Saturday October 18, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. The ceremony will include a combined prayer service of blessing of the site (aghiasmos), a doxology (a service of thanksgiving) and a memorial...

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Encyclical of the Holy Eparchial Synod on the Rebuilding of Saint Nicholas at Ground Zero

Encyclical of the Holy Eparchial Synod on the Rebuilding of Saint Nicholas at Ground Zero

To give them glory instead of ashes (Isaiah 61:3) To the Reverend Priests and Deacons The Presidents and Members of the Parishes Of the Greek Orthodox Communities Beloved Brothers and Sisters in the Lord, Χριστός Ἀνέστη! Christ is Risen! We, the Hierarchs who constitute the Holy Eparchial Synod of the...

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