Schedule of events in Celebration of Greek Letters and the Feast Day of the Three Hierarchs
Jan 26, 2012
Sat., Jan. 28, 2012
Three Hierarchs Awards of Excellence Ceremony
His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America will present the Three Hierarchs Awards of Excellence to the students who excelled in the Comprehensive Examination in Modern Greek in June 2011. New York State Assemblywoman, Mrs. Aravella Simotas, will be the main speaker. The program will feature a musical performance by students of the “William Spyropoulos” Greek-American School of St. Nicholas of Flushing, NY, under the direction of Areti Giovanou.
Holy Trinity Cathedral Center, 337 East 74 Street, NYC
Sun., Jan 29, 2012
Archieratical Divine Liturgy for the Feast of the Three Hierarchs
Following the Liturgy the community of the Greek Orthodox Church of the Three Hierarchs will hold a tribute in honor of Greek Letters and their Patrons Holy Fathers of the Church. On this occasion, the Hellenic Heritage Award will be presented to Archon Peter J. Pappas.
Greek Orthodox Church of the Three Hierarchs, Brooklyn, NY – Tel.: (718) 339-0280
Mon., Jan. 30, 2012 – FEAST OF THE THREE HIERARCHS
8:30 a.m. – Orthros
9:30 a.m. Archieratical Divine Liturgy
Divine Liturgy for Students, Teachers and Administrators of our Schools
Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, NYC
Mon., Jan. 30, 2012
A tribute to the Three Hierarchs and Greek Letters
• Viewing of the exhibition Transition to Christianity: Art of Late Antiquity
• Lecture by Dr. Demetrios Katos, the Dean of Hellenic College. The topic will be “Transition to Christianity: The Three Hierarchs and the Adoption of Secular Education and Culture.”
• Musical Program by the Archdiocesan Byzantine Choir.
Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation (USA)
Olympic Towers Atrium, 645 Fifth Avenue, NYC (entrance on 52nd Street)
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Contact: Stavros Papagermanos
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