Rev. Fr. Demetrios Kazakis, Presiding Priest
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Fr. Demetrios was born in Syracuse, NY and raised in the parish of St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church. He received an Associate's Degree in Communication and Broadcasting from SUNY Oswego in 2005. He graduated from Hellenic College/Holy Cross with a Bachelor's Degree in Religious Studies and Masters in Divinity '08, and '11 respectively.
He was ordained as a Deacon by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America, on July 30, 2011 and as a Priest by His Grace Bishop Andonios of Phasiane, on June 30, 2012. Both ordinations took place at Kimisis Theotokou, Brooklyn while acting as assistant priest to The V. Rev. Fr. Damaskinos Ganas before being assigned to St. Nicholas. Fr. Demetrios married Dianna Doukas on July 12, 2009. They have a son, Andrew Demetrios and a daughter, Eleni Evangelia.
The life of the Orthodox Church perpetuates and fulfills the ministry of Jesus Christ. The close association between Christ and His Church is reflected in the images from the Scriptures which declare that Christ is the Head and the Church is His Body, and that Christ is the Bridegroom and the Church is His bride. Learn more»
Floros & Lauros the Monk-martyrs of Illyria; Hermos the Martyr; Leontus the martyr; John & George, Patriarchs of Constantinople; Relics of Arsenios the Righteous of Paros; Afterfeast of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary; Constantine the New Martyr of Capua; Matthew the New Martyr of Gerakari