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His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros (Lambriniadis) of America was born in 1967 in Bakirköy, Istanbul.
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On September 11, 2021, George Hazlaris was ordained to the Holy Diaconate by His Grace Bishop Athenagoras of Nazianzos at the Greek Orthodox Church of Our Savior in Rye, NY. AXIOS!!!
TA NEA: Interview with Archbishop Elpidophoros (English Translation)
Bishop-Elect Constantine of Sassima Receives Great Minima
Β' Μέρος, Συνέντευξη του Αρχιεπισκόπου Αμερικής κ. Ελπιδοφόρου με «ΤA ΝEA»: «Η κριτική μου στην Τουρκία έχει κόστος»
Ecumenical Patriarchate Announces Formation of Joint Committee on GOARCH Charter
Συνέντευξη του Αρχιεπισκόπου Αμερικής κ. Ελπιδοφόρου με «TA ΝΕΑ»: «Ο Πατριάρχης Μόσχας δεν υπηρετεί ούτε τον Θεό ούτε το ποίμνιό του»
National Forum of Greek Orthodox Church Musicians Celebrates National Church Music Sunday
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
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