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MEDIA ADVISORY

ENTHRONEMENT OF ARCHBISHOP ELPIDOPHOROS OF AMERICA
TO BE HELD JUNE 22, 2019

NEW YORK – The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America will enthrone a new Archbishop of America on Saturday, June 22, 2019 beginning at 11am.  Archbishop Elpidophoros will become the seventh Greek Orthodox spiritual leader of the more than 1.5 million faithful of the Archdiocese, which was founded in 1922.                                                                                      

PRESS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND

A multi-camera live broadcast will be available by satellite and a live internet feed will also be available. FEED IS OFFERED FREE AND CLEAR TO NEWS AGENCIES.

Cameras are invited.  Press platforms and mult-box will be provided.
Opportunities for live coverage with cut-ins. 

WHO:  Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America with over 1.5 million adherents.

WHAT:  Enthronement Ceremony of Archbishop Elpidophoros, the spiritual leader of more than 1.5 million Greek Orthodox Christians in America

WHERE: Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, 319 East 74th Street, New York, NY

WHEN: Saturday, June 22, 2019
Press must be checked in and in place by 10:30am
Service begins promptly at 11:00am

PRESS MUST CHECK IN AT 74th ST. & 2nd AVE., NY, NY AND RECEIVE CREDENTIALS.  PRESS MUST BE IN PLACE NO LATER THAN 10:30AM. 

Equipment free press will be seated in balcony.

PRESS SHOULD CONFIRM ATTENDANCE TO:

STAVROS PAPAGERMANOS – [email protected]    c. 718-415-5850
MARISSA COSTIDIS –         [email protected]     c. 732-522-1637

PRESS KIT and SATELLITE INFO AVAILABLE ONLINE www.goarch.org/enthronement/media

LIVE INTERNET FEED:  www.goarch.org/

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Media Press Kit

 

The Greek Orthodox Church in America has emerged on the national and international scene as a vital and vibrant religious presence and thus the Archdiocese is increasingly involved in issues of concern to its faithful and to the society at large. Below you will find useful links to learn more and gather resources about the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America.

Enthronement Resources

General Archdiocese Resources