On October 28, the Greek Afternoon School of St. Thomas Greek Orthodox Church in Cherry Hill celebrated OXI Day with presiding priest of the community Fr. Christoforos Oikonomidis. (Photo: Steve Lambrou)
CHERRY HILL, NJ – On October 28, the Greek Afternoon School of St. Thomas Greek Orthodox Church in Cherry Hill celebrated with enthusiasm the anniversary of “OXI.”
The students presented a varied program with poems and songs that transported the audience back to the dramatic events of 1940.
Presiding priest of the St. Thomas community Fr. Christoforos Oikonomidis along with the students, parents, teaching staff, and parishioners sang the Greek National Anthem with pride.
NEW YORK – On August 5, the National Board of the Philoptochos, in response to His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros’ call for assistance in mitigating the devastating fire damage at Balukli Hospital in Constantinople, approved a $50,000 emergency disbursement.
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