• His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios administered the oath of office to the new members of the 2016-2018 D.A.D. Council on September 22nd at the Archdiocese.

District News

Parochial School Grant

The Parochial Schools of the D.A.D. were afforded the opportunity to submit a proposal to be reviewed by the Chancellor and the Chairman of the District’s Finance Committee for consideration in receiving a portion of the $10,000 grant made available to them for the current academic year of 2016-2017. Full Article »

2016 Oratorical Festival

The District would like to congratulate Miss Christina Hanos (D.A.D. Senior Division Finalist) and Mr. Nikiforos Papadopoulos (D.A.D. Junior Division Finalist) for representing the D.A.D. at the National Saint John Chrysostom Oratorical Festival this past June 10-12, at the Parish of St. Nektarios in Charlotte, NC. Full Article »

2016 Hierarchical Holy Week Schedule

The Holy Week schedule of parish visits for the Hierarchs of the District. Full Article »

2016 D.A.D. Clergy-Laity Assembly Election Results

The Election Results for the 2016 D.A.D. Clergy-Laity Assembly which took place on Saturday, April 2, 2016, at Holy Trinity Church in New Rochelle, NY, are as follows: Full Article »

2015 Parish TC Fulfilled

We would like to acknowledge the following parishes of our District for having fulfilled their 2015 Total Commitment. Full Article »

31st Annual Church Music Conference

During the weekend of November 13 – 15, 2015, the Direct Archdiocesan District Federation of Greek Orthodox Church Musicians held its 31st Annual Church Music Conference at the Annunciation Church in New York City, NY. In addition to choir members from throughout the Direct Archdiocesan District, church musicians from six other Federations traveled from the following states to participate in the Federation Conference: Full Article »

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Upcoming Events

The Journey of Marriage Preparation Seminar
Holy Trinity Church - 20 Field Ave, Hicksville, NY
Oct 1 9 am
ASBM Registration
Holy Trinity Cathedral - 319 East 74th Street, NY, NY 10021
Oct 1 12 pm
The Journey of Marriage Preparation Seminar
Holy Trinity Church - 10 Mill Road, New Rochelle, NY
Oct 8 9 am
The Journey of Marriage Preparation Seminar
St. Catherine Church - 22-30 33rd St, Astoria, NY
Oct 15 9 am
The Journey of Marriage Preparation Seminar
Holy Cross Church - 8401 Ridge Blvd, Brooklyn, NY
Nov 5 9 am

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Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 9/30/2016

Gregory the Illuminator, Bishop of Armenia
Visit the Online Chapel for more daily readings, hymns, a monthly calendar of saints and feasts, and more.

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