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Greek Youths Dive for Holy Cross in Tarpon

TARPON SPRINGS – Greek Orthodox tradition holds that Konstantinos Pseftelis will be bless with good fortune all year lonng. The young Greek-American came up with the cross during the 109th annual Epiphany celebration in Tarpon Springs.

The day began with Orthos and Divine Liturgy at St. Nicholas Greeek Orthodox Cathedral and culminated with a dove released by Theodora Lialios and the cross dive in Spring Bayou. The celebration was overseen by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America.

 

(AP Photo/Tampa Bay Times, Jim Damaske)

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