-- Αγιος Δημητριος -- Saint Demetrios
Ελληνική, Ορθόδοξος Εκκλησία στο Μέρικ της Νέας Υόρκης.
A Greek, Orthodox Church in Merrick, NY.
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Upcoming Activities

 
 
 

1)    Greek School: father will bless each one class during the week with the service of the Agiasmos.

2)    Church School 1st day of classes, Agiasmos, registration and welcome breakfast on Sunday, September 15 after the service.


3)    Sunday, September 15th, 9 a.m. Sunday After the Universal Elevation of the Holy Cross, Saint NikitasΚυριακή μετά της Υψώσεως, Αγίου Νικήτα, Orthros and Divine Liturgy. Coffee Fellowship after the service.

4)    40 day memorial for Joseph Halkas. May his memory be eternal.

5)    Coffee Fellowship and Welcome breakfast after the service. 


6)    Saturday, September 14th, the Universal Elevation of the Holy CrossΠαγκόσμιος Ύψωσις του Τιμίου Σταυρού, Orthros and Divine Liturgy at 9 am.


7)    Saints Sophia, Pistis, Elpis Agape, Tuesday, September 17th, Orthros and Divine Liturgy 9 am.


8)    Trip to Saint Basil’s Academy, Saturday, September 21st; we meet at the Academy at 11 am, we arrive there with our own transportation. Please, call the Church office to let us know how many are coming from your family at (516) 379-1368 so that we can inform the Academy for their meal Preparations. All families are welcome, there will be BBQ, sports, hiking to the waterfalls, tour of the mansion and the beautiful property, a youth retreat and games for the younger children (inflatables, carnival etc.).


9)    Church Picnic, Sunday, September 22nd after the service at Eisenhower Park, Scarlet Oak Field 4.


10)                       The Assumption of Saint John the Theologian, Thursday, September 26th, Orthros and Divine Liturgy 9 am.


11)                       Annual Cigar Night, Thursday, September 26th at Casey’s on the Rooftop (23 North Park Avenue, Rockville Center, from 7 to 11 pm). The event benefits our Community Center. Great buffet, top of the line cigars and liquor, for reservations, please, contact Nick Sarantakos at nsarantakos@meritdirect.com.


12)                       Golden Years, Tuesday, October 1st, luncheon at 12 noon.


13)                       HOPE and JOY, registration, Friday, September 27th at 6:30 (Church Hall).


14)                       GOYA registration, Sunday, September 29th after the service.


15)                       Philoptochos Fashion Show, Thursday, October 3rd, 7 pm at the Piermont in Babylon, $70 per person, please, call Patty Sarantakos (email zelena912@aol.com) or Patricia Boultadakis (email grkpatricia@gmail.com).


16)                       Little Angels, Thursday, September 26th from 10 am to 12 noon.


17)                       Please, do not forget to commit your annual stewardship offering to the Church. As we approach the demolition of the houses for the new Center, we need all your help and support to maintain and expand the ministries of the Parish.

18)                       Ζητούμε από όλους να συνδράμετε στην ενίσχυση της Κοινότητος, ιδίως τώρα που γίνεται η κατεδάφιση των κτιρίων για την ανέγερση του Κοινοτικού Κέντρου. Η ετήσια συνδρομή είναι ευκαιρία να είμαστε όλοι ενωμένοι συμπαραστάτες στο τεράστιο έργο της ενορίας και στην διατήρηση και επέκταση των προγραμμάτων της.


19)                       Registration for the Young Adult Pilgrimage to Jerusalem & Constantinople Officially Begins Monday September 9th, 2019 @ 12pm! Only 30 Spots Available at Subsidized Cost $1,600 all-inclusive for 10 days. Generously Subsidized by Leadership 100! For information, please, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/goa-young-adult-pilgrimage-2020-registration-71427711207.


20)                       CONCERT AT CARNEGIE HALL TO BENEFIT SAINT NICHOLAS SHRINE. NEW YORK – Archbishop Elpidophoros of America invites all faithful to a special concert at Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 8 p.m. to benefit Saint Nicholas Church and National Shrine.  The concert will feature the debut performance of Yiannis Hadjiloizou conducting the Athens Philharmonic in Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 2, “Resurrection”.  Under the generous initiative of Ms. Katerina Nafplioti Panagopoulos, who is recognized by the Greek State as Honorary Ambassador, the production will feature Mr. Hadjiloizou, an accomplished conductor, composer and pianist. This concert offers a unique opportunity to celebrate our Hellenic Heritage while assisting in the rebuilding of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine.  For tickets please contact Carnegiecharge at 212.247.7800 or visit: bit.ly/carnegiehallconcert.


Call our office to become a steward of the Church: (516) 379-1368

 

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A PARISH OF THE GREEK ORTHODOX ARCHDIOCESE OF AMERICA WHICH BELONGS TO THE ECUMENICAL PATRIARCHATE OF CONSTANTINOPLE

The Ecumenical Patriarch His All Holiness Bartholomew

The Archbishop His Eminence Elpidophoros

Parish Pastor: the Reverend Protopresbyter Nikiforos Fakinos (Masters of Divinity, Holy Cross School of Theology, Boston, MA)

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The Greek Orthodox Community of Saint Demetrios in Merrick, New York was founded in 1961. On December 1959, under the guidance of the late James (Demetrios) Boulukos a meeting took place with the intention to establish a parish in the South Shore of Long Island.

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