News & Updates : Month: October 2021
Visit of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew to the United States
Follow the Apostolic Visit of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew to the US and read his speeches and homilies.
LITERARY EVENT BRINGS GREEK ANATOLIA TO LIFE THROUGH NEW TRANSLATION
On October 27, author, translator, and Modern Greek scholar Dr. Therese Sellers gave a reading from her English translation of Ilias Venezis' Land of Aeolia, a lyrical memoir of Venezis' childhood in Asia Minor before the First World War. Dr. Sellers' skillful translation and animated reading of passages from it brought to vibrant life the lost world of Greek Anatolia. The reading took place at the Maliotis Cultural Center and was sponsored by the New York Life Center for the Study of Hellenism in Pontus and Asia Minor at Hellenic College Holy Cross, which promotes the study of Hellenism in...
HIS GRACE BISHOP GERASIMOS OF ABYDOS HONORED AT HCHC CONFERENCE
On October 19 and 20, Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology hosted a conference titled Reflections on the Beloved Elder in America: Gerasimos Papadopoulos at which some of Orthodoxy's finest scholars paid tribute to an extraordinary figure in the life of the Church. His Grace Bishop Gerasimos of blessed memory was much loved for his personal qualities of deep piety and humility and greatly esteemed for his writings. He taught and resided at HCHC for many years until his passing in 1995, fittingly on the Feast of the Holy Spirit. His Grace was laid to rest behind...
HIS EMINENCE ARCHBISHOP DEMETRIOS HONORED AT HCHC
On Monday, October 18, His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, formerly of America, was honored at a celebration highlighting the publication of the Festschrift Evangelist, Shepherd and Teacher: Studies in Honor of Archbishop Demetrios of America by Holy Cross Orthodox Press. The celebration took place at the Maliotis Cultural Center at Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology. His Eminence served as the Distinguished Professor of Biblical Studies and Christian Origins at Holy Cross from 1983 to 1993, educating many of America's Greek Orthodox clergy. He also taught at Harvard Divinity School as Visiting Professor of New Testament. His Eminence...