-- Αγιος Δημητριος -- Saint Demetrios
Ελληνική, Ορθόδοξος Εκκλησία στο Μέρικ της Νέας Υόρκης.
A Greek, Orthodox Church in Merrick, NY.
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SCHEDULE OF DIVINE SERVICES AND EVENTS

1)    Saint Athanasios the Great and Saint Cyril of Alexandria, Saturday, January 18, Orthros and Divine Liturgy 9 am.

2)    Sunday, January 19th, Saint Mark of Ephesus, Orthros and Divine Liturgy 9 am.

3)    Memorials: George P. Kaminis (40 days), Maria Fotinos (3 months), Sofronia Kyriakou (6 months). May their memory be eternal.

4)    Coffee Fellowship after the service, sponsored by the Fotinos and Seretis Families.

5)    Church School is in session. Teachers’ meeting Friday, January 24th at 7 pm.Grades 7-12 received the topics for the Oratorical Festival. Any students interested in participating can begin with their research. There will be a workshop to help students out on Sunday, February 23th.

6)    Sunday of the Greek Letters, Celebrating the Three Hierarchs, Sunday, January 26th after the service, tyropites and spanakopites by the Greek School and students’ presentation.

7)    Our Annual Godparents Sunday will be on February 2, 2020. We encourage all students to ask their Godparents to attend church services with them and receive Holy Communion together. After the Liturgy, we will have our Fundraiser Luncheon.

8)    GOYA Volleyball every Wednesday at 6 pm Chatterton School.

9)    JOY Craft and Movie Night, Friday, January 24th at 6:30 pm. Basketball, Lakeside, Fridays, from 6 to 8 pm.

10)     Little Angels Thursdays at 10 am – 12 noon.

11)     Greek Language and Literature Circle, Free Lessons with kyria Maria Athanasopouloy for all who love our heritage, every Saturday from 6 to 7 pm at the Church Hall.

We begin the Year with all these wonderful events, while we also cover all the increased expenses for utilities, the preparation for the Community Center permits and property upkeep, as well as all the ordinary expenses to maintain our ministries and programs. Please, become contributing stewards this year again, the Church needs all of us. Very soon, you will see the last icons installed and yet another project coming to a successful conclusion. The next one is only months away!!! With all these wonderful programs and events, we will pray and have a HAPPY NEW YEAR!

 


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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