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Thinking Through Faith Panel Discussion

March 03, 2009
A panel discussion, Thinking Through Faith: New Perspectives from Orthodox Christian Scholars, was held on February 26, 2009, as part of the celebration of Hellenic College's fortieth anniversary. The event, attended by more than 125 people, and based on the book of the same name, took place in the Reading Room of the Archbishop Iakovos Library and Learning Resource Center. The guests were welcomed by the Rev. Nicholas Triantafilou, President, and Dr. Lily Macrakis, Dean, of Hellenic College. Dr. Aristotle Papanikolaou of Fordham University and Dr.


Hellenic College, Inc., Trustees Face Impact of Recession

February 19, 2009

Like most other colleges and universities, Hellenic College/Holy Cross School of Theology is experiencing cash shortfalls caused by the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression.


Three Hierarchs Celebration

February 11, 2009

Faculty and students from Hellenic Collegeand Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology celebrated the Feast of theThree Hierarchs on Friday January 30th with liturgical services and a specialsymposium on the theme of ‘Philanthropy.’


From the eleventh century, the Orthodox Church observes onthis day a special remembrance of the common witness of St. Basil the Great,St. Gregory the Theologian and St. John Chrysostom.


Archbishop Iakovos Museum Iconography Dedication

February 03, 2009
The Tchakurides and Katchis families at the dedication of the iconography in the Archbishop Iakovos Museum. 
The iconography in the dome of the Archbishop Iakovos Museum in the library was recently dedicated. Bishop Andonios of Phasiane presided at an Aghiasmos service on November 15, 2008. The Pantocrator and surrounding Prophets, Saints and Evangelists are the work of the noted iconographer George Filipakis.


Tanya Contos Poetry Reading

December 18, 2008

 Tanya Contos, former editor of Holy Cross Orthodox Press read from her newly published book of poetry, The Tide Clock and Other Poems, on December 4, 2008. The book was published by Somerset Hall Press and is available at Holy Cross Bookstore.




October 01, 2008

Hellenic College and Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology announce the establishment of two new scholarships as part of the celebration of the 40th anniversary of the founding of Hellenic College, the only fully accredited Orthodox Christian four year liberal arts institution of higher learning in America.


This scholarship provides for 80% of tuition for four years for all incoming students in Hellenic College.


Hellenic College 2008 Graduates

June 30, 2008


HC/HC Faculty Member Receives Prestigious Research Grant

June 18, 2008


Demetrios S.



May 27, 2008

Brookline, MA – On Saturday, May 17, 2008, at Hellenic College and Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology’s Sixty-Sixth Commencement, and in the presence of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, His Eminence Metropolitan Maximos of Pittsburgh, His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston, His Eminence Metropolitan Gerasimos of San Francisco, His Grace Bishop Anthimos of Olympos, Right Reverend Ilia Katre Bishop of Philimelion, His Grace Bishop Savas of Troas, Chancellor of the Archdiocese and members of the Board of Trustees, the honorary degree of Doctor of Humanities w


Holy Cross Dean Attends Pope's Ecumenical Service in New York

May 14, 2008

The Rev. Dr. Thomas FitzGerald, Dean of Holy Cross, was among the select number of church leaders and theologians who were invited to the ecumenical prayer service led by Pope Benedict XVI during his recent visit to the United States.

 The prayer service was held at St. Joseph Catholic Church in New York City on April 18, 2008.

In his homily the Pope emphasized the commitment of the Catholic Church and his own personal commitment to the cause of reconciliation and the visible unity of the churches.



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Below is a list of upcoming events at Hellenic College Holy Cross.  For a complete list, please refer to our Campus Calendar.

Community Panigyri
September 20, 2014 6 pm
Mary Jaharis Lecture
Harvard Faculty Club
September 29, 2014 6 pm
Career Planning
Maliotis Cultural Center
September 30, 2014 12 pm
Student Paintball Outing
October 4, 2014 10 am
Pappas Patristic Institute Conference
Maliotis Cultural Center
October 9, 2014 8 am
Pappas Patristics Institute Conference
Maliotis Cultural Center
October 10, 2014 8 am

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