Schedule of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios for Jan. 16—21, 2009
Jan 16, 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sat. Jan. 17, 2009
1:30 p.m. Blessing Ceremony (Aghiasmos)
Hellenos House, a Group Home for Orthodox Christians with Developmental Disabilities
Wantagh, NY (Long Island) (516) 384-0607
Sun. Jan. 18, 2009
9:30 a.m. – Archieratical Divine Liturgy
St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church
143 East 17th Street, NYC (212) 473-0648
Mon. Jan. 19, 2009
“AHEPA Celebrates the American Dream” Reception
National Press Club – Washington, D.C.
Inaugural Reception in honor of Archbishop Demetrios, Alexi Giannoulias and Eleni Tsakopoulos-Kounalakis
Sponsored by the Cyprus Federation of America, PSEKA
and The National Coordinated Effort of Hellenes
The Ritz Carlton Hotel, Washington D.C.
Tues. Jan. 20, 2009
Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.
Wed. Jan. 21, 2009
Inaugural Ecumenical Prayer Service, attended by President Barack Obama
and Vice President Joseph Biden
Washington National Cathedral, Washington, D.C.
Contact: Stavros H. Papagermanos
Tel.: 212.570.3530, Fax: 212.774.0237
- Vice President Biden addresses Clergy Laity Banquet expressing support for the Ecumenical Patriarchate, Cyprus and Greece
- Grand Banquet of 42nd Clergy Laity Congress to be Carried Live on the Website of the Archdiocese
- Plenary Session of the 42nd Congress Concludes, Delegates Approve Budget and Resolutions
- 42nd Clergy Laity Congress Delegates Explore Questions of Family and Faith