GREEK ORTHODOX GROUP GIVES HUMAN RIGHTS AWARD TO PRO-CHOICE GOV. CUOMO

Pravoslavie.ru - 27/10/16 On October 15, 2016 the Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, led by Archbishop Demetrios, presented the Athenagoras Human Rights Award to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo at the New York Hilton. The award is in recognition of Cuomo helping the Greeks get through bureaucratic red tape to rebuild St. Nicholas Church, which had been ...

Rebuilding Of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church Moves Forward

The old St. Nicholas Church – New York, NY (file / credit: Grisha Ressatar)

26/4/2012 NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - On September 11, 2001, the Twin Towers weren’t the only structures destroyed. The St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church was also erased from Manhattan when the World Trade Center collapsed on it. Now, the effort to rebuild it is moving ahead, WCBS 880′s John Metaxas reports. “We have a plan and we’re moving forward,” ...

Rift between church and Port could end up in Court

BY Aline Reynolds 15/12/2010 The St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church was destroyed during the 9/11 attacks and the site of its future home could be decided by a federal judge. A quaint Greek Orthodox church, which hosted Sunday services and ceremonies for 85 years at 155 Cedar Street, steps away from Ground Zero, was decimated by falling debris ...