Parish Allocation Seminar
The D.A.D. is offering free Seminars on how to complete your Parish Allocation Report. The Seminars are open to Parish Council Treasurers and to all interested Parish Council members.
On Monday, April 10, the Seminarians of the District visited the All Saints Monastery in Calverton as part of their retreat.
Holy Cross Senior Trip to the Archdiocese
The senior class of the Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology visited the Archdiocese during the first week of April as part of their annual week long trip.

District News

Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops Paschal Message

This is the day of resurrection. Let us be illuminedby the feast. Let us embrace each other. Let us call "brothers" even those that hate us, and forgive all by the resurrection, and so let us cry: Christ is Risen from the Dead! (Doxastikon of Pascha) Pascha 2014 Full Article »

D.A.D. Seminarian Retreat

In early March, the first ever D.A.D Seminarian Retreat took place in eastern Long Island during Holy Cross' Spring Break. It ran from Sunday evening until Tuesday morning (3/9 - 3/11), of which the entire day Monday was hosted by All Saints Monastery. Full Article »

Bears from the Heart

GOYAns from around the Direct Archdiocesan District gathered at the Upper East Side's Ronald McDonald House to visit the residents and deliver teddy bears constructed by the GOYAns. The "Bears From the Heart" campaign just celebrated its sixth year Full Article »

2013 Christmas 'Angel Tree'

As part of a yearly tradition, the Archdiocesan staff members organized a Christmas 'Angel Tree' to benefit children from needy families in the NYC area. This year, the gifts were distributed to children in Harlem at the Christmas gathering organized by the Emmaus House. Full Article »

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese and Saint Nicholas Church ESTABLISH NATIONAL SHRINE AT GROUND ZERO

On Sunday, November 10, 2013, at a duly called parish assembly meeting of the St. Nicholas Church at Ground Zero, a major step forward was taken. Full Article »

GOYA Day at Holiday Hill

Our annual kick-off event of the year, GOYA Day at Holiday Hill took place on September 21, 2013 in Prospect, CT. Full Article »

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Upcoming Events

Parish Allocation Report Seminar
St Sophia Cathedral - 36th Street Northwest, Washington, DC
April 30, 2014 7 pm
James C. Rouman Lecture Series
St. George Cathedral - 433 Fairfield Ave, Hartford, CT 06104
May 4, 2014 5 pm
Parish Allocation Report Seminar
Archangel Michael Church - 100 Fairway Drive, Port Washington, NY
May 10, 2014 9 am
Parish Allocation Report Seminar
St. Markella Church - 1960 Jones Ave. North, Wantagh, NY
May 14, 2014 7 pm

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