The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, with its headquarters located in the City of New York, is an Eparchy of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, The mission of the Archdiocese is to proclaim the Gospel of Christ, to teach and spread the Orthodox Christian faith, to energize, cultivate, and guide the life of the Church in the United States of America according to the Orthodox Christian faith and tradition.
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His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros (Lambriniadis) of America was born in 1967 in Bakirköy, Istanbul.
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History of Evyenia's House of Hope
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Archiepiscopal Encyclical for the Commemoration of OXI Day
Toast of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew at the U.S. Capitol
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Meets with Speaker of the House
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Remarks by Senator Chuck Schumer D-NY at the bi-partisan Luncheon in honor of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew hosted by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi at the Capitol
Oct 26: Meeting with Speaker of the House, The Honorable Nancy Pelosi
Oct 26: Ecumenical Reception by the National Council of Churches
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