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  • Bishop Demetrios Visits 57 Parishes »

    December 26, 2012

    During 2012, his Grace visited 57 of the 59 parishes of the Metropolis – he visited some parishes multiple times. In total, including other Metropolis institutions and Monasteries, His Grace made 86 episcopal visitations on behalf of and with the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Iakovos.

  • Nativity Encyclical 2012 »

    December 20, 2012

    “Christ is born! Glorify Him!” In exalting Him this Christmas, may we all exult in the bonds of love! May the Joy, Grace, and abundant Life who is born of the Virgin be with you all this Christmas!

  • Retreat Center Prospectus »

    November 20, 2012

    The Saint Iakovos Retreat Center Prospectus and Architectural Renderings are available online.

  • Bishop Demetrios Delivers Paper at OCAMPR »

    November 5, 2012

    During the annual Orthodox Christian Association of Medicine, Psychology and Religion Annual Conference, His Grace Bishop Demetrios will delivered a paper entitled, Conceived in the Womb; How Orthodox Faith Understands the Unborn Child.

  • October Baby »

    October 15, 2012

    Orthodox Christians for Life-Chicago is drawing closer to realizing their long-time dream of opening the first Orthodox Christian maternity home for pregnant women in crisis to be located in the Midwest. The maternity home will be called the Martha and Mary House and will be modeled after the Martha and Mary House location in Escondido, CA.