Religious Education Committee

Sunday School Teachers Seminar hosted by St. Nicholas, West Babylon

The Religious Education Committee

  • Oversees the Oratorical Festival
  • They are in charge of editing and providing Seminars for the Sunday School teachers and educators around the Archdiocese
  • The Committee assists and delegates the curriculum for the various Sunday school programs throughout the Archdiocese
  • This Committee is in direct contact with the Department of Religious Education located at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology, and works with the National Youth Office, located at the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

The members of the Religious Education Committee

  • Rev. Fr. Paul Palesty, Chairman
  • Rev. Fr. Peter Orfanakos
  • Rev. Fr. Demetrios Kazakis 
  • Rev. Fr. Theofanis Papantonis 
  • Presvytera Margaret Orfanakos 
  • Anna Dounelis
  • Dino Yotides