His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America presented His Grace Bishop Apostolos of Medeia with a gift in honor of his nameday on June 30 at St. Athanasios Church in Paramus, NJ. Photo: Steve Lambrou
PARAMUS, NJ – On June 30, the St. Athanasios community in Paramus celebrated the feast day of the Holy Apostles which is also the nameday of His Grace Bishop Apostolos of Medeia. It was a special honor to have His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America prayerfully in attendance who offered a special gift to His Grace. Seminarian scholarships from Metropolis of New Jersey were also presented to Spiro Costidis and Nicholas Schwartz. The community noted that we are so blessed to have such loving and kind Hierarchs serving our church here in America. Happy Nameday to all who celebrate
BOSTON – Evangelos, former Metropolitan of New Jersey, and his successor, the recently elected Metropolitan Apostolos, will both participate in the Synod of the Phanar, whose composition was determined by Patriarch Bartholomew for a period of six months from September 1, 2023, to February 29, 2024.
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