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Ordination of Fr. Gabriel Galifianakis on Sunday of Thomas in The Hamptons

TOP OF THE NEWS AXIOS!  The Ordination of Fr. Gabriel Galifianakis on Sunday of Thomas in The Hamptons H.E. Archbishop Elpidophoros Officiated Orthros and Divine Liturgy and Ordained Deacon Gabriel Galifianakis to The Holy Priesthood at Kimisis Tis Theotokou Greek Orthodox Church in South Hampton, NY this past Sunday of Thomas. © PHOTOS: GOA/Dimitrios Panagos Photos & Speeches of Ordination of Gabriel Galifianakis PHOTOS ORDINATION REMARKS ORDINATION LUNCHEON


VIDEO LIBRARY FLYBOYS III (2022) Takeoff from Saint Sophia Father Flyboys in Flight! Show me the Fanaraki, not your Kalimafi! The Kamikaze Kalimafi Maneuver Great Martyr Saint George, SAVE US!  A short flight to the Mount of Beatitudes’ site! A small Kayaki and Fishes and Loaves by the Droves! Our Kayaki Fills with Fishes So Fast, we cannot Hope to stay Afloat at last!  The Hadji-Father Flyboys! The Light Beyond Bright! Cana of Galilee Fills

Archbishop of America Receives $10,000 Donation for Hellenic College Holy Cross​

On Sunday, March 10, 2024, Archbishop Elpidophoros of America celebrated Meat-Fare Sunday presiding over the Divine Liturgy at Saint Sophia “The Holy Wisdom of God” Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Washington, D.C. “On this Sunday, when we bid farewell to some of life’s pleasures, the Lord points us to the way of true and lasting happiness. Our eternal happiness is to be found in our loving and compassionate service to others. Because it shows us how

The Transfiguration of All Things

The Transfiguration of All Things Sermon preached by Fr. Antony Hughes on the Feast of the Transfiguration, Sunday, August 6, 2017 It is very important that we wrap our minds around the two truths when we are drawn to speak of the Holy Trinity. One, that the doctrine of the Trinity is the beating heart of our faith. Without it there is no Christianity. And Christianity where the Trinity is not central or has been


THE OPENING OF SAINT SOPHIA CATHEDRAL — NEW UPDATE — SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT As of Friday, March 1, 2022 Saint Sophia Cathedral is 100% open with No restrictions. No sign up, No waiver, specifically, the No mask requirement for those vaccinated.        OPENING, CONGREGATION SIZE, POLICIES AND PROCEDURES: As of Saturday, May 1st, (The Great and Holy Saturday), Mayor Bowser revoked the cap of 125 people that she had previously imposed on worship services


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Help Saint Sophia Cathedral on National eGiving Day!

Help Saint Sophia Cathedral on National eGiving Day Dearest Steward and Parishioner, The past few months have been challenging for all of us.  Despite the temporary closure of the Cathedral, not for one moment have we waned in our faith as Orthodox Christians, or in our commitment to our shared mission and ministry. June 20, 2020, is not only the first day of summer, it’s also National eGiving Day, an opportunity for you to help


PARISH ASSEMBLY JUNE 23, 2020 * 7:00 PM AGENDA  VIRTUAL ZOOM MEETING CLICK HERE TO REGISTER A VIRTUAL MEETING LINK WILL BE EMAILED TO YOU ONCE YOU HAVE REGISTERED! Thank you   Opening Prayer Election of Meeting Chair Approval of Minutes of the November 3, 2019 Parish Assembly Treasurer’s Report 2019 Year-end Financial Statements Committee Reports  Cathedral Update  Membership  Garfield Properties  Special Events  Cathedral Ministries  Facilities Preserve and Protect Capital Projects Old/New Business Adjournment Closing

Ancient Biblical Wisdom on global pandemics: How Covid19 has tested our faith, resiliency, and community.

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