What We Celebrate On The Feast of the Holy Cross

In the liturgical observances of Good Friday the Church views the Crucifixion within its original setting, as an event in the first Holy Week...

On The Road in Greece: The Open Air Water Power Museum

By Catherine Tsounis   I went back in time to a period when water power decided the outcome of war battles. Water power was a decisive...

Saint Spyridon the Wonderworker, Patron Saint of Kerkyra (Corfu)

The 12th of the month (December), Memory of our holy Godbearing Father SPYRIDON the Wonderworker, Bishop of TREMITHUS   Our holy father Spyridon lived...

ARCHCATHEDRAL: Day 10 of our Spiritual Journey to Pascha, The Pearl

The Pearl Coral and quartz are not worth mentioning. The price of wisdom is beyond pearls. Job 28:18 A raw oyster is not much to look at...

Barnabas Aid reports on ‘Remembering the Forgotten Genocide’

The Barnabas Aid recently reported on 'Remembering the Forgotten Genocide'. The Barnabas Fund is an international, interdenominational Christian aid agency that supports Christians who face...

In the Footsteps of Byzantium: Meeting the Catholicos of the Armenian...

By Catherine Tsounis, Contributing Editor   “The Armenian Church, the depository of patriotism and faith, had preserved the old culture. It was the church which revived...

September 26 – Feast of Saint John the Theologian

Today is the feast of the Metastasis (Translation) of Saint John the Theologian, the Evangelist and Apostle. The Tradition of the Church states that...

Questionable Role of NATO in the Post-Cold-War Era

By: Christos C. Evangeliou, Professor of Philosophy Special to the Hellenic News of America   As a military alliance, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization or NATO came...

Saint Spyridon’s Miraculous Defense of Kerkyra in 1716

Our holy father among the saints, Spyridon, wrought miracles at all times.  However, the most exceptional and remarkable one was whereby he preserved Kerkyra...

Hellenic College Holy Cross Spring Break Tour of Eastern Pennsylvania

BROOKLINE, MA— The Office of Admissions at Hellenic College Holy Cross is pleased to announce its Spring Break Tour to eastern Pennsylvania from March...

How is the 93rd Anniversary of the Asia Minor Catastrophe important...

By Catherine Tsounis   2015 Syrian refugees are flooding Greece and Europe. Why aren’t there any Middle Eastern Christians? They were eliminated recently by ISIS, the...

Letter to the Editor: “September 1955” article brought forth very...

Dear Editor: The very deeply informative "September 1955" article in the current September 2018 issue is well indicative why the Hellenic News of America has...

Saint Gerasimus of Cephalonia

    Memory of our Holy god-bearing Father GERASIMUS the NEW   Our holy Father Gerasimus came from the Peloponnese. In his youth, his...

John M. Paitakes, Ph.D.: Fifty Years in Criminal Justice

By: John M. Paitakes, Ph.D. Special to the Hellenic News of America   As I am beginning my 50th year working in the Criminal Justice system, I...

Saint Dionysius of Zakinthos, the Wonderworker of Forgiveness

December 17 Memory of our Holy Father DIONYSIUS the NEW from ZAKINTHOS, who became Bishop of EGINA   Saint Dionysius was born in 1547...

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