• THE HOLY EPARCHIAL SYNOD OF THE GREEK ORTHODOX ARCHDIOCESE OF AMERICA

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    July 11, 2020

    We, the Members of the Holy Eparchial Synod of Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, under the presidency of His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America, write to you in the power of the Holy Spirt in these anguished days when the Great Church of Christ, the Patriarchal Cathedral of Holy Wisdom, Ἁγία Σοφία, institutionalized for the past ninety years as a museum and world cultural monument, has been re-converted into a mosque. This egregious and unnecessary action has gravely wounded all Orthodox Christians, indeed all Christians around the world and all people of faith and good will. Read More

  • Communiqué of the Holy Eparchial Synod

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    June 19, 2020

    On Thursday, June 18, 2020, His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America convened the Holy Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America via videoconference for their regular Spring Session. The Holy Synod addresses the constantly changing spiritual and pastoral needs of the faithful with a spirit of compassion, cooperation and love. With this in mind, the Archbishop thanked the Metropolitans for their harmonious and energetic collaboration during the challenging time of the pandemic. Read More

  • Holy Eparchial Synod Communique

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    May 7, 2020

    His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America convened the Holy Eparchial Synod via videoconference, in order to discuss and decide on a process for the reopening of parishes. Read More

  • Holy Eparchial Synod Communique

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    April 6, 2020

    On Monday, April 6, 2020, the Holy Eparchial Synod convened via teleconference, in order to discuss significant matters that affect the Archdiocese of America, and unanimously decided the following: Read More

  • Communique of the Holy Eparchial Synod

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    March 31, 2020

    On Tuesday, March 31, 2020, the Holy Eparchial Synod convened via teleconference, in order to be informed and to discuss significant matters that affect the Archdiocese of America, and unanimously decided the following. Read More

  • Further Guidance From The Holy Eparchial Synod

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    March 14, 2020

    For the benefit and protection of the faithful, and taking into account the recent scientific findings, we advise our faithful not to be exposed in places of public assembly (including attending church) during the next few weeks. Read More

  • Archbishop Elpidophoros of America and the Holy Eparchial Synod issue Guidelines on Covid-19 (Coronavirus)

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    March 6, 2020

    His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America and the Most Reverend Members of the Holy Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, have issued guidelines to the Clergy and Laity of the Archdiocese to face the outbreak of the Coronavirus, Covid-19, that has spread throughout the world. Read More

  • Communiqué of the Holy Eparchial Synod

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    October 17, 2019

    NEW YORK - The Holy Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America convened for their regular fall meeting, October 15-16, under the presidency of His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America and: Read More

  • Announcement of the Holy Eparchial Synod

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    October 19, 2017

    The Holy Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America convened its regular meeting at the Synodal chamber of the Holy Archdiocese in New York on October 18 and 19, 2017, presided by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios Geron of America with the participation of all the members of the Synod. Read More

  • Announcement of the Holy Eparchial Synod (Spring 2017)

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    April 6, 2017

    New York - The Holy Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America convened its regular meeting at the Synodal chamber of the Holy Archdiocese in New York on April 5th and 6th, 2017, and was presided by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios Gerοn of America with the participation of the member Hierarchs. Read More

  • Announcement of the Holy Eparchial Synod (Fall 2016)

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    October 13, 2016

    The Holy Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America convened for its regular meeting at the Synodal Chamber of the Archdiocesan headquarters in New York on October 12th and 13th 2016. His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, Geron of America presided at the meeting with the participation of all the Members of the Synod. Read More

  • Announcement of the Holy Eparchial Synod

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    April 15, 2016

    The Holy Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America convened for its regular spring meeting at the Synodal Chamber of the Archdiocesan headquarters in New York on April 13th and 14th 2016. Read More

  • Holy Synod’s Spring Meeting

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    April 13, 2016

    NEW YORK – The Holy Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese convened for its regular spring meeting in the synodal chamber at Archdiocese headquarters April 13–14, with Archbishop Demetrios presiding. Read More

  • New Divine Liturgy Books in Production

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    January 1, 2016

    The Holy Eparchial Synod of the Archdiocese has been working on a new translation of the Divine Liturgy for some time. The Priest Edition of the text is at the printer. Department of Religious Education Director Dr. Anton Vrame said he is waiting for shipment date in the very near future. Read More

  • Holy Eparchial Synod

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    December 22, 2015

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  • Learn about the Holy Eparchial Synod

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    December 3, 2015

    His Grace Bishop Sevastianos talks about the Holy Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. This video is part of the Ministry Updates series which highlights the work of the Archdiocesan Ministries, Organizations and Institutions. Read More

  • Announcement of the Holy Eparchial Synod

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    October 15, 2015

    The Holy Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America convened for its regular fall meeting at the Synodal Chamber of the Archdiocesan headquarters in New York on October 13th and 14th, 2015. His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America presided at the meeting with the participation of all the Members of the Synod. Read More

  • Announcement of the Holy Eparchial Synod

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    April 23, 2015

    The Holy Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America convened for its regular spring meeting at the Synodal Chamber of the Archdiocesan headquarters in New York on April 20th, 21st and 22nd, 2015. His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America presided at the meeting with the participation of the Members of the Synod. Read More

  • Holy Eparchial Synod Issues Statement on tragic Events in North Africa and Middle East

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    April 22, 2015

    The Holy Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, that convened for its regularly scheduled Spring meeting, Apr. 20-22, 2015, issued a statement regarding recent tragic events in North Africa and the Middle East. Read More

  • Archbishop Demetrios and Holy Eparchial Synod Join Faith Leaders, Reaffirming Commitment to Marriage and Religious Liberty

    Holy Eparchial Synod

    April 4, 2015

    A few days before the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments on the rights of states to define marriage as the union of one man and one woman, more than 30 religious leaders representing tens of millions of US citizens from diverse faith communities throughout the United States have reaffirmed their shared commitment to marriage and religious freedom. An open letter entitled “The Defense of Marriage and the Right of Religious Freedom: Reaffirming a Shared Witness” was issued to all in positions of public service on April 23. Read More

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