Demetrios Instigates Insurgency against Patriarchate

Former chairman of Leadership 100 George Tsandikos gives a check to Archbishop Demetrios for the ministries of the Archdiocese. (Photo by GOA)

NEW YORK – Archbishop Demetrios of America conveyed an impudent warning to His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew through George Tsandikos, his appointed vice chairman of the Archdiocesan Council.

Just days before the 44th Clergy Laity Congress of the Archdiocese, scheduled to be convened in Boston July 1 to 5, The National Herald has learned that Tsandikos was instigated by Demetrios to call an insurgency against Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew with a interview to the weekly newspaper Greek News, which is owned …

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  1. “Bartholomew should have never allowed the situation the reach the current state”
    Truth is Bartholomew brought this on himself, by ousting the late Archbishop Iakovos, plunging the Archdiocesan chaos with Spyridon, and then creating the Metropolis’ effecting destroying the central authority of the archdiocese.
    To paraphrase a well known quote, in this case, past performance is an indicator of future failure.

    1. You speak the truth. The entire current mess belongs to Bartholomew, who created it deliberately to ensure there would never again be a strong leader in America like Archbishop Iakovos.

  2. We need metropolitan Evangelos as new Archbishop! He can make the Archdiocese great again !!! Axios

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