dormition

The Feast of the Dormition of Our Most Holy Lady

The Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary is celebrated on August 15 each year. The Feast commemorates the repose (dormition and in the Greek kimisis) or “falling-asleep” of the Mother of Jesus Christ, our Lord. The Feast also commemorates the translation or assumption into heaven of the body of the Theotokos.

 

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Thank you to Madison, the larger communities,
and all of our Volunteers,

for making Greek Fest Plus 2019 an amazing success!!

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St Nicholas Shrine in the Making

Board of Trustees for St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church & National Shrine – WTC.

St Nicholas Shrine WTC NEW YORK – On the feast of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker, Dec. 6, 2018, His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America administered the solemn Affirmation of Office to the first Board of Trustees for the new St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine at the WTC. This historic and emotional moment took place in the Archdiocesan Chapel of St. Paul, and marks a new beginning in the life of this sacred church.

Photos: GOA/Dimitrios Panagos

Stavros Papagermanos/pressoffice@goarch.org

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In 2019 we celebrate:
  • Great Lent: March 11
  • Holy Pascha (Easter): April 28
  • Holy Pentecost: June 16

Check out the Orthodox Calendar for the year 2019. Click here.

The Reconstruction of St. Nicholas Church and Shrine

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