Elpidophoros was enthroned as new Archbishop of America

Elpidophoros was enthroned as new Archbishop of America
Elpidophoros was enthroned as new Archbishop of America
Elpidophoros was enthroned as new Archbishop of America
Elpidophoros was enthroned as new Archbishop of America

Archbishop Elpidophoros of America was officially installed as the seventh Archbishop of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, during the enthronement ceremony that took place on Saturday June 22, at the Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in Manhattan.

Welcome Lunch with New York City Religious Leaders

Welcome Luncheon was hosted by Rabbi Arthur Schneier with New York City Religious Leaders in honor of the newly arrived Archbishop Elpidophoros of the Greek Orthodox Diocese.

Rabbi Arthur Schneier, president and founder of the Appeal of Conscience Foundation and senior rabbi of Park East Synagogue, welcomes Archbishop Elpidophoros of America, to New York.

EMBCA Event Commemorates Rigas Feraios 221 Years after His Death

EMBCA Event Commemorates Rigas Feraios 221 Years after His Death
EMBCA Event Commemorates Rigas Feraios 221 Years after His Death
EMBCA Event Commemorates Rigas Feraios 221 Years after His Death
EMBCA Event Commemorates Rigas Feraios 221 Years after His Death

For many in the Greek community, Rigas Feraios (Velestinlis) is probably best known as a proto-martyr in the Greek Revolution, though the details of his life and what he actually stood for may not be as well known. On June 13, the East Mediterranean Business and Culture Alliance (EMBCA) event  "Romioi, the Balkans and the Rigas Feraios Charta on the 221st Anniversary of His Death" , presented a fascinating look at Rigas and his life and times.

Monastic Life revived in Romanian village after 200 years

Monastic Life revived in Romanian village after 200 years
Monastic Life revived in Romanian village after 200 years
Monastic Life revived in Romanian village after 200 years
Monastic Life revived in Romanian village after 200 years

After 200 years, the monastic life has been revived in Redea, a village in the southcentral Romania commune of Buzoieşti, 70 miles west of Bucharest, where previously a monastery had functioned since the time of Prince Michael the Brave (1558-1601).

Augustinos of Germany: Patriarch Bartholomew fears only God

Metropolitan Augustinos of Germany gave a speech a while ago during the official luncheon for the enthronement of the new Archbishop of America, Elpidophoros.

The Metropolitan of Germany in his speech spoke of Archbishop Elpidophoros, whom, as the former said, he knows better than himself.