SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador— Archbishop Oscar Romero was beatified by Roman Catholic officials Saturday in an emotional
Gounaris e-Mail Chastises Cathedral President Poll
NEW YORK – Rev. Anastasios Gounaris, Presiding Priest of the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Cathedral of New York, sent a scathing e-mail to Parish Council President Dean Poll, wishing him “to lose everything and to end up homeless on the streets of New York,” TNH has learned.
Poll is a prominent Greek-American businessman and the owner of the famous Boathouse Restaurant in Central Park. He was appointed President of the Parish Council a few months ago by Archbishop Demetrios.
Gounaris’ email followed Poll’s TNH interview last month, in which he cited problems at the Cathedral, including dwindling attendance for church services, a mounting $250,000 deficit resulting from a $1.9 million annual budget, a large chunk of which is more than $200,000 toward the choir – which includes expenses to hire professional singers, many of which are not Orthodox, nor even Christian.
Subscribe to read more
Already a subscriber?
Not a subscriber?
You must log in to leave a comment.
May 24, 2015 By TNH Staff Actress Ariel (Eleftheria) Winter Wins Legal Emancipation from MotherMay 24, 2015 By Associated Press Montoya Wins Indy 500 in DuelMay 24, 2015 By THE NATIONAL HERALD STAFF Greeks Favor SYRIZA, Eurozone TooMay 24, 2015 By Associated Press Crash Kills Beautiful Mind NashMay 24, 2015 By THE NATIONAL HERALD STAFF Greece Again Says It Can't Make IMF Payment
January 22, 2014 By Constantinos E. Scaros The Tea May Be Losing its FlavorMarch 11, 2015 By Constantinos E. Scaros Does President Obama Love America? “Enough” Not Being SaidJanuary 10, 2014 By Antonis H. Diamataris Chris Christie’s Nixon Side Danger SignJanuary 23, 2014 By THE NATIONAL HERALD STAFF Soros Comes To The Rescue For GreeceJune 14, 2014 By ANTHE MITRAKOS The Dazzling Dodecanese