News & Updates : Year: 2018

  • A Historic Day On the Holy Hill: HCHC Hosts More Than A Thousand Clergy-Laity Delegates

    Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology hosted a special day for delegates to the 44th Clergy-Laity Congress on July 3, 2018. More than a thousand delegates, some with their families, traveled from Congress headquarters at the Boston Marriott Copley Place Hotel to the school's 52-acre campus overlooking the Boston skyline. The highly successful event was historic on two levels, both because it was the first time ever that the school had welcomed such a large gathering and also because HCHC traces its origins to the Clergy-Laity Congress of 1935, which was also held in Boston. It was...

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  • HCHC Sparks Generations of Successful Entrepreneurship and Service in the West Bank

    Matta (Matthew) Khoury, now His Grace Bishop Demetri, graduated from Hellenic College in 1974 and from Holy Cross in 1978. He encouraged his first cousin David to come to Hellenic College and, a couple of years later, David’s brother Nadim came too, with a strong push not only from his relatives but from Rev. Fr. Christopher Metropulos, then Dean of Admissions and now HCHC President. The brothers’ late father was a successful businessman in Taybeh, so David (BA 1980) and Nadim (BA 1983) learned a lot about business growing up. As students at Hellenic, both worked at a liquor store...

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