The Direct Archdiocesan District

Archbishop Demetrios

Elected Archbishop of America on August 19, 1999 by the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, Archbishop Demetrios was enthroned on September 18, 1999 at the Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in New York City. He leads a church of more than one and a half million Greek Orthodox Christians in the United States. Read More »

The Chancellor

On December 11, 2001, the Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople elected His Grace an auxiliary bishop to Archbishop Demetrios and bestowed upon him the title of Bishop of Phasiane, an ancient Diocese in Pontos. His episcopal ordination took place on Saturday, February 23, 2002 at the Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity. On October, 1, 2009, he was appointed Chancellor of the Holy Archdiocese of America. Read More »

About the D.A.D.

The Direct Archdiocesan District, based in New York City, is composed of 65 parishes located throughout the greater New York area, the northern suburbs, upstate New York, Long Island, the western half of Connecticut, Washington D.C. and the independent nation of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas (Nassau N.P.). Read More »

About the Archdiocese

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, with its headquarters located in the City of New York, is an Eparchy of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople. Read More »

D.A.D. Council

The Direct Archdiocesan District Council is the advisory and consultative body to the Archbishop and is concerned with the life and growth of the District, its ministries, institutions and financial condition. Read More »

Contact Us

Information regarding our address, office hours, and holiday schedule. Read More »