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His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros (Lambriniadis) of America was born in 1967 in Bakirköy, Istanbul.
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His Beatitude Patriarch Theodoros II of Alexandria to Visit US, Receive Athenagoras Human Rights Award
Remarks at the Repatriation Celebratory Luncheon
Remarks Remarks at Dinner in Honor of the Repatriation of Gospel Manuscript 220
Remarks at the Official Repatriation Event of Gospel 220, in memoriam of Metropolitan Pavlos of Drama, Kozinitsa Monastery
Joint Statement of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America and the Museum of the Bible
Ohio Historical Marker Placed at Church Site Founded by Greek Christian Refugees of Asia Minor
National Forum of Greek Orthodox Church Musicians Celebrates National Church Music Sunday
High-ranking Delegation of the Museum of the Bible Visits the Ecumenical Patriarch
Statement of Archbishop Elpidophoros of America on Hurricane Ian
Letter from Metropolitan Alexios on Hurricane Ian
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