Saint Ambrose of Milan (Ο Άγιος Αμβρόσιος Μεδιολάνων)

December 7 Saint Ambrose of Milan   The feastday of a saint is customarily observed on the day of his death, the day on...

Leadership 100 continues to grow as new chairman takes the reins

By David Bjorkgren, Editor Special to the Hellenic News of America   Leadership 100 is keeping an optimistic eye on the future as it looks at a...

Saint Marina the Great Martyr, the 15 Year Old

        When any of you think about the Saints, do young people ever come to mind?        Some of...

In the Footsteps of Byzantium: Emperor Justinian in the Basilica of...

By Catherine Tsounis, Contributing Editor   “Rather let the crime of the guilty go unpunished than condemn the innocent."1 Emperor Justinian of the East Roman Byzantine Empire. The...

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...

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