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Hurriyet Daily News reports on 'What if the Patriarch were American?'
Yiğit Bulut, the anchorman-turned-prime ministerial chief advisor and the inventor of the famous telekinesis theory (in which dark forces are plotting to murder Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan by telekinesis), has a new and equally fascinating theory: A majority of Greeks, if put to a popular referendum, would vote to quit EU membership, turn back the clock 200 years, and rejoin Turkey. Mr. Bulut should refrain from mentioning this theory if he ever travels to Hellenic lands – unless he is in the comfort of friends and has consumed enough ouzo to disqualify him from being taken seriously. Full Text
Al-Monitor reports on 'Erdogan Uses Christian Seminary As Chip in Talks With Greece'
On March 25, 2012, US President Barack Obama congratulated Turkish Prime Minister, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, for his decision to reopen the Theological School of Halki. The Halki seminary, the main theological school of Eastern Orthodox Christianity, was shut down by the Turkish government in 1971. For the last couple of years, the AKP (Justice and Development Party) raised the hopes of Orthodox Christians all around the world that the seminary was to reopen. Many were sure the democratization package of Sept. 30 would realize this dream. It did not, and indeed now the possibility looks even less likely. Full Text
Invitation to Archon Fellowship Luncheon, Saturday, Oct. 19 at 1pm at NY Hilton Hotel (Rendezvous Trianon Ballroom, 3rd Floor)
Archon weekend, which will occur on October 18th, 19th and 20th, is rapidly approaching. It is once again my honor, on behalf of the wives of all the Archon National Council members, to invite you to attend the Archon Fellowship Family Luncheon at 1:00 PM on Saturday, October 19th. Full Text
In Memoriam: Archon Michael F. Parlamis
With heartfelt sorrow and deep pain, and yet in hopeful anticipation of the Heavenly Kingdom, we are saddened to inform you of the passing of Archon Nomophylax and Regional Commander Michael F. Parlamis, beloved husband of Marguerite. Full Text
Greek Reporter Europe reports on 'Erdoğan Breaks Promises of Reopening Halki Seminary'
In a brief but very important announcement, the Ecumenical Patriarchate and the Abbot of the Holy Monastery of Agia Triada of Halki, expresses its deep sorrow over the fact that Erdogan’s promises to reopen the Theological School of Halki, have not been fulfilled. Full Text
Archon Demacopoulos offers lecture on Orthodox-Catholic Relations
A lecture, entitled, "The Papacy in Transition and the Future of Orthodox-Catholic Relations," was presented by Archon Dr. George Demacopoulos, Thursday, September 19, 2013, at the Museum of the City of New York. Full Text
Annual Archon Weekend Schedule of Events and Information
The annual Archon Weekend and Assembly of the Order of Saint Andrew will be held October 18-20 at the Hilton Hotel in New York. 60 Minutes will be the recipient of this year's Athenagoras Human Rights Award at the Archon Grand Banquet, Saturday, October 19. The Nicholas J. Bouras Award for Extraordinary Archon Stewardship Dinner Dance will be held on Friday evening, October 18. Archon Stephen J. Yallourakis, MD, DDS, will receive this year's Award. Full Text
Archon Demacopoulos to offer lecture on Orthodox-Catholic Relations, Sep 19
A lecture, entitled, "The Papacy in Transition and the Future of Orthodox-Catholic Relations" will be presented by Archon Dr. George Demacopoulos, Thursday, September 19, 2013. Dr. Demacopoulos is a professor of Historical Theology and co-founder of the Orthodox Christian Studies Center at Fordham University. Full Text
60 Minutes to receive Athenagoras Human Rights Award, Oct 19
The CBS television news program "60 Minutes" will receive this year's Athenagoras Human Rights Award presented by the Order of Saint Andrew, the Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, at the organization's annual banquet Saturday, Oct. 19, at the New York Hilton Hotel in New York City. Full Text
Become a part of The Archon's 2nd International Conference on Religious Freedom, Dec. 4-5
With the blessings of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America, the Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate invite you to attend and witness the Archon’s Second International Conference on Religious Freedom: "Tearing Down Walls: Achieving Religious Equality in Turkey." It will take place in Berlin, Germany, December 4 and 5, 2013. Full Text
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