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Archbishop Demetrios Appoints Mrs. Fotini Economides to the National Archdiocesan Council. »

October 12th, 2012

The Clergy, Parish Council, and congregation of Saint Sophia Cathedral join in one voice to offer heartfelt congratulations to Mrs. Fotini Economides on the occasion of her appointment to the National Archdiocesan Council for the years 2012-2014.  The Archdiocesan Council is the highest advisory board of the Greek Orthodox Church in America, consisting of his Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, the Eparchial Synod of Metropolitans, the Auxiliary Bishops, the Executive Committee of […]

Reflections from our Young Adults (YAL) »

April 12th, 2012

On Saturday March 24th the Saint Sophia YAL took a day trip to Holy Protection Monastery in White Haven, PA. The trip was planned during lent to give us a time to escape the city and “reflect” on our faith, relationships and lives. The departure time for the 4 hour drive was 7:00am from Saint Sophia for a day long trip. We ended up with a total of 15 YAL-ers […]

Saint Basil’s Academy Retreat »

April 2nd, 2012

  We recently went on an overnight trip to Saint Basil’s Academy in Garrison, NY.  This was a combined retreat with both Saint Sophia and Saints Constantine and Helen.  We all shared a bus and traveled with over fifty people to New York and back.  This was once again an amazing experience for both kids and adults.  I thought we’d mix things up a bit and hear about an exciting […]

Lenten Retreat 2011 »

April 13th, 2011

This post focuses on the GOYA Lenten Retreat that we attended on April 9 &10. We had other events for the different age groups, but I really felt the need to share this ministry. It was such an amazing experience that the entire post is devoted to this retreat.

Congratulations Father Bill Bartz »

February 1st, 2011

HEARTY CONGRATULATIONS to Saint Sophia Cathedral’s Father Bill Bartz, CAPT, CHC, USN MCCDC / MCB Command Chaplain, Quantico, VA. Father Bill is the recent recipient of the United States Navy’s prestigious John H. Craven Servant Leadership Award. Father Bill, today in one voice the congregation of Saint Sophia Cathedral cries out: BRAVO ZULU! Chaplains & RPs, In case you have not received word from other sources, I invite you to […]