Laying the foundation for the National Shrine!

Laying the foundation for the National Shrine!

Learn about St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center, New York. Inspired by the project to rebuild St. Nicholas Shrine, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature stories and news related to its progress. On September 11, 2001, Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church was crushed under the...

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Memories of St. Nicholas: A Refuge In the Midst of a Busy City

Memories of St. Nicholas: A Refuge In the Midst of a Busy City

Learn about St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center, New York. Inspired by the project to rebuild St. Nicholas Shrine, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature stories and news related to its progress. On September 11, 2001, Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church was crushed under the...

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Memories of St. Nicholas

Memories of St. Nicholas

Memories of St. Nicholas: A Spiritual Memorial Learn about St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center, New York.  Inspired by the project to rebuild St. Nicholas Shrine, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature stories and news related to its progress.  On September 11, 2001, Saint Nicholas Greek...

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National Philoptochos Donates $400,000 To St. Nicholas Church and National Shrine

National Philoptochos Donates $400,000 To St. Nicholas Church and National Shrine

Inspired by the National Philoptochos Society, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization to preserve the sanctity of life and family and to perpetuate and promote our Orthodox Christian faith and traditions.  Please join us in raising awareness for their...

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Philoptochos Committed To Rebuilding Of Saint Nicholas Shrine

Philoptochos Committed To Rebuilding Of Saint Nicholas Shrine

Inspired by the National Philoptochos Society, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization to preserve the sanctity of life and family and to perpetuate and promote our Orthodox Christian faith and traditions.  Please join us in raising awareness for their...

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Archbishop Demetrios Visits Demetreion Center in Moshato

Archbishop Demetrios Visits Demetreion Center in Moshato

NEW YORK – Archbishop Demetrios together with Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and All Greece visited the Demetreion (Δημήτρειον) Center for Creative Activity and Care of Children in Moshato, which has been named in honor of Archbishop Demetrios, was established and operates under the supervision of the Philanthropic organization Apostoli of the Archdiocese of Athens. During the visit, Archbishop Ieronymos awarded...

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Shrine Offers Live Webcam of Construction

Shrine Offers Live Webcam of Construction

Have you been curious about the construction of the St. Nicholas National Shrine?   Starting today, you can watch the live webcam from EarthCam!  It will allow you to take a first-hand look on the site where the St. Nicholas National Shrine will be built.  You can also see a...

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Vivid Rainbows Grace New York City Skies Over St. Nicholas on Eve of 911

Vivid Rainbows Grace New York City Skies Over St. Nicholas on Eve of 911

Today, “a moment of silence was observed at 8:46 a.m., the moment when the first plane struck the North Tower” notes the Wall Street Journal in ‘9/11 Ceremony in New York City Marks 14th Anniversary of Attacks‘. Victims’ family members began reading the names of the 2,983 people killed in the 2001...

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NY Times – Church, Rising at Trade Center Site, Will Glow Where Darkness Fell

NY Times – Church, Rising at Trade Center Site, Will Glow Where Darkness Fell

The New York Times featured a fascinating article on a Church rising at the World Trade Center, the site of the tragic event of 9/11 where heartless terrorists took the lives of thousands and wounded the hearts of millions worldwide. “For those who know the trade center’s history, however, there is...

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BBC Features Santiago Calatrava’s Design for St. Nicholas Church at Ground Zero

BBC Features Santiago Calatrava’s Design for St. Nicholas Church at Ground Zero

The BBC just published a video and brief article about c’s design for the St. Nicholas National Shrine, a Greek Orthodox church currently under construction at Ground Zero in Manhattan. The article begins: Many Orthodox believers around the world celebrate Christmas today. The Orthodox Greek community in downtown Manhattan, New...

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