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.
Archbishop Demetrios, Geron of America, is the Primate of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America since 1999. He was born Demetrios Trakatellis in Thessaloniki, Greece on February 1, 1928. In 1950 he graduated with distinction from the University of Athens School of Theology. In 1960 he was ordained a deacon, and in 1964 a priest.
The Archdiocese responds to the spiritual needs of the Greek Orthodox Christian Faithful through National Ministries, providing programs and services to your local parishes, Metropolises, and you. We invite you to prayerfully consider sharing the resources given to you by God with a donation to the Archdiocese. Your support helps us further the vital ministry work.
Charter of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
Dispute Resolution Procedures
Regulations for the Establishment and Operation of Holy Monasteries
Regulations of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
Regulations Regarding the Auxiliary Bishops of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
The Lord's Prayer
The Nicene Creed
Decision of the Supreme Court of New York - August 6, 2004
Guidelines and Procedures when a Priest Falls Asleep in the Lord (2010)
Parish Council Guidebook
Priests Returned to the Status of Laymen (1928-2008)
Sexual Misconduct Policy