Camp Saint Paul is over for the year. Thank you for making our 10th Anniversary a success! We look forward to another special summer next year! Please visit the link for this year's photos.

District News

GOYA Day at Holiday Hill

On September 20, 2014, over three hundred GOYAns and Advisors from parishes throughout New York and Connecticut gathered in Prospect, CT to celebrate the 8th Annual GOYA Day at Holiday Hill. Full Article »

New D.A.D. Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministries

The Direct Archdiocesan District announces the appointment of Panagiotis Papazafiropoulos as the new Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries. He replaces Vincent Minucci who capably served in this capacity... Full Article »

Keynote Address By His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

The love of the risen Christ has today assembled us in Constantinople, the sacred see of the Mother Church, during this joyous paschal period when Orthodox Christians, as happy human beings, “celebrate the eternal Pascha,” “the great Pascha, the Pascha of the faithful.” Full Article »

Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops Paschal Message

This is the day of resurrection. Let us be illuminedby the feast. Let us embrace each other. Let us call "brothers" even those that hate us, and forgive all by the resurrection, and so let us cry: Christ is Risen from the Dead! (Doxastikon of Pascha) Pascha 2014 Full Article »

D.A.D. Seminarian Retreat

In early March, the first ever D.A.D Seminarian Retreat took place in eastern Long Island during Holy Cross' Spring Break. It ran from Sunday evening until Tuesday morning (3/9 - 3/11), of which the entire day Monday was hosted by All Saints Monastery. Full Article »

Bears from the Heart

GOYAns from around the Direct Archdiocesan District gathered at the Upper East Side's Ronald McDonald House to visit the residents and deliver teddy bears constructed by the GOYAns. The "Bears From the Heart" campaign just celebrated its sixth year Full Article »

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Upcoming Events

Marriage Preparation Seminar
St. Paul Cathedral - 110 Cathedral Avenue, Hempstead, NY
October 18, 2014 9 am
30th Annual Federation Conference
Zoodohos Peghe Church - 3573 Bruckner Blvd, Bronx, NY 10461
November 1, 2014
2014 Saint Michael's Home Annual Nameday Gala
The Metropolitan Club - One East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022
November 9, 2014 4 pm
Marriage Preparation Seminar
Annunciation Church - 302 West 91 Street, New York City, NY
November 22, 2014 9 am
D.A.D. Philoptochos Agape Luncheon
Long Island Marriot - 101 James Doolittle Blvd., Uniondale, NY 11553
November 22, 2014 11:30 am

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Online Chapel

Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 9/30/2014
Gregory the Illuminator, Bishop of Armenia
Visit the Online Chapel for more daily readings, hymns, a monthly calendar of saints and feasts, and more.

Youth and Young Adult Ministries


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