THE ST. NICHOLAS NATIONAL SHRINE
Rebuilding St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church
In the news...
- In mid-July 2016, the New York Times (http://www.nytimes.com/2016/07/22/nyregion/enduring-sphere-sculpture-to-return-to-world-trade-center-site.html), reporter David Dunlop — who has covered Saint Nicholas through the years — reported on the re-installation of the 27 foot tall bronze “Sphere” that survived the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The Port Authority has decided to make the installation of the 25 ton piece in Liberty Park, just opposite Saint Nicholas, something that we at the Archdiocese have advocated for years.
- Architectural Digest Article
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- Progress Report, December 2015
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Paul Lillios and Carol Stamas of Ascension of Our Lord represented our Parish at the Shrine's Ground Blessing in Fall of 2014 and wrote the name of our Blessed Church on one of the walls that will become a part of the permanent structure.
3rd Sunday of Matthew; Leavetaking of the Nativity of the Forerunner John the Baptist; Prokopios the New Martyr; The Righteous Martyr Febronia; Dionysius & Dometios the Righteous of Mount Athos; Methodius of Nevritos; Orentios, Pharmakios, Eros, Phirmos, Phirminos, Kyriakos, and Longinos the Martyrs and Brothers
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