Father Agapius Honcharenko in New Orleans

By Steve Frangos - June 26, 2018

Rev. Father Agapius Honcharenko is one of the most controversial figures in the early history of Eastern Orthodox in the Western Hemisphere. While much about […]

Michel Dragon: First Greek of New Orleans

By Steve Frangos - June 4, 2018

Michel Dragon was born in Athens sometime around 1739 to Antonio and Eleni (nee Clino). Dragon is the first documented Greek to permanently settle in […]