Itinerary

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Artemios of Antioch
Gerasimos of Cephalonia

Arrival in New Orleans, Louisiana, to lead the Religion, Science and The Environment Symposium entitled The Great Mississippi River: Restoring Balance from the 21st to the 25th.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Hilarion the Great Relics of Christodoulos

Official opening of the Religion, Science and The Enironment Symposium entitled The Great Mississippi River: Restoring Balance Address By His All Holiness First Plenary - The Interconnectedness of All Things - Keynote speech - Afternoon session

Thuesday, October 22, 2009

Averkios of Hierapolis Righteous Rufus

Second Plenary - Climate Change, Consequences Afternoon session Evening discussion

Friday, October 23, 2009

James the Apostle Ignatius, Patriarch of Constaninople

Third Plenary - Katrina, What Went Wrong and Lessons Learned - On Shore visits: levees etc. Afternoon Session - Evening session

Saturday, October 24, 2009

Arethas the Martyr Sebastiane the Martyr

Fourth Plenary - Energy: Pollution Represents the Failure of Economies to Develop without Harming Our Ecosystem - Small boat visits, wetlands - Afternoon session - Evening session

Sunday, October 25, 2009

6th Sunday of Luke
Marcianos & Martirios
Tabitha, raised by Peter

8:30 am - Orthros

10:00 am - Patriarchal Chorostasia at Divine Liturgy at the Holy Trinity Cathedral,
(1200 Robert E. Lee Blvd., New Orleans, LA. 70122 )

6:00 pm - Patriarchal Chorostasia at Great Vespers for the Feastday of Saint Demetrios the
Myrrh streamer Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church
(2421 Hewlett Avenue, Merrick, New York 11566)

Monday, October 26, 2009

Demetrios the Myrrh-streamer
Great Earthquake of Constantinople

8:30 am - Orthros

10:00 am - Patriarchal Chorostasia at Divine Liturgy for the Feastday of Saint Demetrios the Myrrh-streamer with His All Holiness presiding from The Throne –Saint Demetrios Cathedral
(30-11 30th Drive, Astoria, New York 11102)

1:30 pm - His All Holiness blesses and greets the students of Saint Demetrios Parochial School and student representatives from the other Direct Archdiocesan District Parochial Schools

6:30 pm - Ninth Annual Orthodox Christian Prayer Service for the United Nations Community sponsored by the SCOBA/SCOOCH Joint Commission of Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches with Ambassador Strobe Talbot as featured speaker at the Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity
(319 East 74 Street, New York, NY 10021)

Dinner in honor of His All Holiness hosted by His Excellency Anastasios Mitsialis, Ambassador of Greece to the U.N.

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Nestor of Thessaloniki
Kyriakos, Patriarch Of Constantinople

Patriarchal Audience and Meeting with SCOBA Hierarchs in the Conference Room of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
(8 East 79th Street, New York, NY 10075)

Ecumenical Luncheon in honor of His All Holiness with New York Area religious leaders hosted by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios at the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

Arrival at Fordham University, Rose Hill Campus
(41 East Fordham Road, Bronx, New York 10458)

Blessing and greeting Orthodox Christian Students at the Fordham Museum of Greek, Etruscan and Roman Art in William D. Walsh Family Library

Arrival at the Office of Father Joseph McShane, President of Fordham University, for a private reception in honor of His All Holiness

Convocation and Honorary Degree in honor of His All Holiness at Fordham University Church

Private Dinner hosted by President, Rev. Joseph McShane, in honor of His All Holiness at Fordham University

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Holy Protection of the Theotokos
Terrence and Eunice
OXI DAY

Private visit to the Mary and Michael Jaharis Galleries for Byzantine and Medieval Europe Gallery at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Private Luncheon in honor of His All Holiness with the Faith Endowment Founders hosted by Michael and Mary Jaharis

Private meeting with His Excellency Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations, at the United Nations Headquaters (Between 42nd and 48th Streets, First Avenue and the East River, Manhattan, NY)

Meeting with Jewish religious and lay leaders hosted by Rabbi Arthur Schneier, President of the Appeal of Conscience Foundation, at the Park East Synagogue
(164 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10065)

Private meeting with President Bill Clinton at the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

Archdiocesan Leadership Dinner in honor of His All Holiness hosted by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios with the Metropolitans, Bishops, clergy and lay leaders of the Archdiocese of America at The Boat House Central Park
(East 72nd Street and Park Drive North, New York, NY 10028)

METROPOLIS OF ATLANTA

Thursday, October 29, 2009

Anastasia of Rome
Avramios & Maria of Mesopotamia

5:00 pm - Patriarchal visit to the headquarters of the Metropolis of Atlanta
(2480 Clairmont Road, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30329)

5:30 pm - Patriarchal Chorostasia at an Ecumenical Gathering of Peace at the Annunciation Cathedral
(2500 Clairmont Rd., N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30329)

Private reception dinner hosted by Muhtar Kent, President/CEO of the Coca-Cola Company

 

Friday, October 30, 2009

Cleopas of the 70
Zenobios & Zenobia

ARCHDIOCESAN DISTRICT

Pictorial Tribute in honor of the Ecumenical Patriarch’s prophetic and pioneering leadership for the environment hosted by the American Bible Society at MOBIA (Museum of Biblical Art)
(1865 Broadway at 61st Street, New York, NY 10023)

Tribute to Peacemakers Concert in honor of His All Holiness and in celebration of the 10th Anniversary of His Eminence as Archbishop of America and Exarch of the Ecumenical Patriarchate at Alice Tully Hall – Lincoln Center with Manhattan Philharmonic Orchestra and Peter Tiboris, Conductor.
(1941 Broadway (65th between Broadway and Amsterdam), New York, NY 10023)

Saturday, October 31, 2009

Stachys of the 70
Nicholas the new Martyr

Patriarchal Exhortation to the members of the Archdiocesan Council at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel
(301 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10022)

Private audience with the National Philoptochos Executive Committee

Luncheon in honor of His All Holiness hosted by The Permanent Representive of Turkey to the United Nations, Ambassador Ertugrul Apakan

Private Reception in honor of His All Holiness hosted by the Order of Saint Andrew the Apostle, Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate in America, Waldorf Astoria Hotel

Order of Saint Andrew the Apostle Annual Banquet in honor of His All Holiness in the Grand Ballroom, Waldorf Astoria Hotel

Sunday, November 1, 2009

5th Sunday of Luke
Cosmas & Damianos, Theodota
David of Evia

8:15 am - Orthros/Matins Holy Trinity Archdiocesan Cathedral
(319 East 74th Street, New York, NY 10021)

9:44 am - Patriarchal Divine Liturgy with Archbishop Demetrios and members of the Holy Eparchial Synod of the Archdiocese participating, followed by the Investiture of the 2009 Archon Class of the Order of Saint Andrew

Private luncheon with Hierarchs

Arrive at Andrews Air Force Base. Official Welcome of His All Holiness by the U.S. Chief of Protocol, Orthodox Hierarchs, Ambassadors, Ecumenical Leaders, Senators, Congressmen, Clergy, Lay Leaders and Young People

ARCHDIOCESAN DISTRICT

Monday, November 2, 2009

Akindynos, Anempodistos, Aphthonios, Elpidophoros, Pegasios, Domna, Domnina, Kyriake the Martyrs

Meeting with His Excellency Nabi Sensoy, Ambassador of Turkey to the United States, at the Turkish Embassy

Luncheon in honor of His All Holiness hosted by His Excellency Vasilis Kaskarelis, Ambassador of Greece to the United States

METROPOLIS OF NEW JERSEY

6:00 pm - Patriarchal Chorostasia and Grand Doxology Service at the Saints Constantine and Helen Church
(2747 Riva Road, Annapolis, Maryland 21401)

General Reception and Dinner in celebration of the 18th Anniversary of His All Holiness’ Enthronement as Ecumenical Patriarch hosted by His Eminence Metropolitan Evangelos, the clergy and lay leaders of the Metropolis of New Jersey and the Parish of Saints Constantine and Helen in Annapolis at the Saints Constantine and Helen Church Auditorium and Fellowship Hall
(2747 Riva Road, Annapolis, Maryland 21401)

ARCHDIOCESAN DISTRICT

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Church of Saint George in Lydda
Acepsimas of Persia

Patriarchal Lecture co-sponsored by the Center for American Progress and Georgetown University in Gaston Hall of Georgetown University
(37th and O Streets, NW, Washington, D.C. 20057)

Luncheon in honor of His All Holiness hosted by His Excellency Nabi Sensoy, Ambassador of Turkey to the United States

Afternoon meeting with the President of the United States, Barack H. Obama

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Ioannikios the Great
Nikandros, Bishop of Myra

Private Reception and meeting with Strobe Talbot and other principals at the Brookings Institution

Patriarchal Lecture at the Brookings Institution in the Falk Auditorium

Joint House and Senate Luncheon in honor of His All Holiness hosted by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, in the Rayburn Room in the United State Capitol

Meeting between His All Holiness and the Speaker

Private meeting with Vice-President Joe Biden at the Vice-President’s Residence on the Naval Observatory Grounds

Reception and Dinner in honor of His All Holiness hosted by the Vice President of the United States, Joseph Biden and Mrs. Jill Biden, at the Residence of the Vice President

Thursday, November 5, 2009

Galaktion & Episteme of Emesa
Hermas of the 70

Private Breakfast with Halki Schoolmates in Ecumenical Patriarch's suite

Private Luncheon with the Archbishop and the members of the Holy Eparchial Synod of the Archdiocese in the Wine Room at the Kellari Restaurant (Washington, D.C.)

Reception and Dinner in honor of His All Holiness hosted by the Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton, in the Ben Franklin Room at the Department of State
(2201 C Street NW, Washington, DC 20520)

Friday, November 6, 2009

Paul the Confessor

Afternoon Departure

 

 

 

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