Greek Orthodox Easter: A Celebration of Faith, Tradition, & Gastronomy
Greek Orthodox Easter is a fantastic holiday steeped in history, ritual, and celebration. Every year, the Greek Orthodox community eagerly anticipates the arrival of Easter, known as "Pascha" in Greek. This holy celebration, deeply rooted in centuries of tradition, is not only a time for religious reflection but also a joyous occasion marked by elaborate ceremonies, vibrant festivities, and sumptuous feasts. Join us in learning about Greek Easter!

Greek Orthodox Easter: A Celebration of Faith, Tradition, & Gastronomy

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Father Dimitrios Lee of Sts. Constantine & Helen Church of Washington, D.C.
Father Dimitri is a native of Sheboygan, WI from the parish of Saint Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church. Growing up in the Altar form a young age, his love of serving the church roots back to childhood. His Greek Orthodox faith was instilled by his parents, grandparents, and parish priest. The Church was central and every aspect of life revolved around major festal holidays.

Father Dimitrios Lee of Sts. Constantine & Helen Church of Washington, D.C.

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Father Alex Orphanos
We welcome Father Alex Orphanos to the Boston Greeks Podcast! Fr. Alex serves as the Presiding Priest of the Saint George Greek Orthodox Church in Lynn, MA. He assumed this role on October 23, 2022. In his first year as the Proistamenos, he has focused on the ministries of the church and has built up new youth, young adult, and faith-based educational ministries. Working with the Parish Council and community leaders, Saint George has seen an increase in stewardship showing that the church is in a time of growth. The future is bright at Saint George.

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Father Ted: Theodore Paraskevopoulos
Throughout high school, and up to the present, Fr. Ted also participated in many religious and cultural programs such as: The Metropolis Youth Board of Canada, was the Canadian representative to the World Youth Council of Hellenes Abroad (SAE), board member of Klironomia Hellenic Folklore in Canada, founding member of Metamorphosis Greek Orthodox Summer Camps, Dance Instructor of St. Nicholas Greek Heritage School, and Co-Founder and Instructor of Paradosi Hellenic Dance Company.

Father Ted: Theodore Paraskevopoulos

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