ARRIVAL OF ARCHBISHOP ELPIDOPHOROS OF AMERICA
JFK AIRPORT – June 19, 2019
NEW YORK – The newly elected Archbishop Elpidophoros of America will arrive in New York, June 19, 2019 and be welcomed by Hierarchs of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, dignitaries, clergy and faithful who will greet him upon arrival. Archbishop Elpidophoros will then make brief remarks.
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Archbishop Elpidophoros will be enthroned as the new Archbishop of America on Saturday, June 22, 2019 beginning at 11am and will become the seventh Greek Orthodox spiritual leader of the more than 1.5 million faithful of the Archdiocese, which was founded in 1922.
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WHO: Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America with over 1.5 million adherents.
WHAT: Arrival of Archbishop Elpidophoros, newly elected Archbishop and the spiritual leader of more than 1.5 million Greek Orthodox Christians in America
WHERE: JFK International Airport, Terminal 1, Arrivals Hall
WHEN: Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Turkish Airlines Flight #001 – Scheduled to arrive 5:25 p.m.
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MARISSA COSTIDIS – [email protected] c. 732-522-1637
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