St. Nicholas Greek-Orthodox Church To Be Rebuild at the WTC

Governor Cuomo signs an agreement with the Port Authority and the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese to rebuild St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church that was destroyed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

Stella Tsolakidou 14/10/0211 The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America officially signed an agreement today on rebuilding the church of St. Nicholas, which was destroyed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that he, joined by Port Authority Executive Director Chris ...

Islamic Supremacism Trumps Christianity at Ground Zero

By Pamela Geller 21/7/2011 While New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg works in anxious haste to build the cultural obscenity that is the Ground Zero mosque, the iconic St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, which was built in 1916 and destroyed in the attack on the World Trade Center towers by Muslim terrorists, remains vanquished, unable to rebuild. Bloomberg ...

Greek Orthodox rally to rebuild Ground Zero Church

By Chris Herlinger 28/6/2011 NEW YORK (RNS) With cries of "Rebuild now! Rebuild Now!" parishioners and supporters of a Greek Orthodox church that was destroyed in the 9/11 attacks rallied at Ground Zero on Sunday (June 26) in hopes of resuming negotiations to rebuild the church. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and the Port Authority of New York ...

Church Destroyed On 9/11 Files Suit Against Port Authority

By: NY1 News 02/14/2011 The only church destroyed in the September 11th attacks is suing the Port Authority in an effort to resurrect their house of worship. St. Nicholas Church and the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America say suing the Port Authority is a last resort in the effort to replace the building that stood at 155 Cedar ...

Port Authority Blocks Church Destroyed on 9/11 from Rebuilding

24/1/2011 “The law is clear: the Port Authority’s current course of dealing harms the constitutional rights of Saint Nicholas Church, not to mention basic principles of contract—the requirements of good faith and the absence of fraud,” said CeCe Heil, attorney for the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ). NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2011— Nearly a decade ...

Greek Church to Sue Port Authority Over Land for Rebuilding

By Matt Dunning 28/12/2010 Greek Church to Sue Port Authority Over Funding and Land for Rebuilding Leaders of the tiny St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, once seated at the foot of the World Trade Center and destroyed on Sept. 11, are hoping the threat of a lawsuit will force the Port Authority to honor a deal it struck ...

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 ...

Congregants of Church Destroyed on 9/11 Return to Ground Zero to Pray

6/12/2010 By Julie Shapiro DNAinfo Reporter/Producer LOWER MANHATTAN — The congregants of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church returned to Ground Zero Sunday to pray at the site of their former home. The small church, founded nearly a century ago, stood just south of the Twin Towers and was destroyed by their collapse on 9/11. Since then, the church’s leaders have ...

Port Authority Wants to Restart Talks with Greek Orthodox Church Destroyed on 9/11

The Port Authority could meet with St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church as soon as next week. By Julie Shapiro DNAinfo Reporter/Producer LOWER MANHATTAN — The Port Authority hopes to end a 19-month stalemate with the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, which was destroyed on 9/11, by returning to the negotiating table as soon as next week. The Port and ...

Rally to rebuild Greek Orthodox Church destroyed by 9/11 Terrorist Attacks

19/9/2010 Greek Americans have one thing to say to the Port Authority of New York and : rebuild their Ground Zero church and Sunday people in were signing a petition to get that message heard. The American Citizens of Greek heritage, and Philhellenes, the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA), has joined the national campaign to ...

Former Governor Pataki Reiterates his support for rebuilding St. Nicholas At Ground Zero

Former Governor Pataki Reiterates his support for rebuilding St. Nicholas At Ground Zero Archbishop Demetrios Issues Statement 23/8/2010 NEW YORK – As the ninth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks approaches there is a ground-swell of public support for the re-building of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church which was destroyed under the rubble of the fallen south ...

Decision Not to Rebuild Church Destroyed on 9/11 Surprises Greek Orthodox Leaders

18/8/2010 Greek Orthodox leaders trying to rebuild the only church destroyed in the Sept. 11 terror attacks expressed shock this week after learning, via Fox News, that government officials had killed a deal to relocate the church. The St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, once a tiny, four-story building in the shadows of lower Manhattan, was destroyed ...