Fr. Nicolaos Kotsis of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Ann Arbor, Michigan will be featured as Guest Homilist at the Ecumenical Vigil Service for the Feast of Sts. Joachim and Anna. The service will be held at the Roman Catholic Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Detroit, Michigan on July 25, 2017 at 7:00 PM.
The Shepherd's Staff Newsletter of June 2017 is now available featuring: Metropolitan's Message & Calendar; News from the Metropolis, MEFGOX, Philoptochos, Youth Office; an article by Fr. Cosmin Sicoe; and the 2017 Friends of the Metropolis list of donors.
Due to the falling asleep of His Eminence Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago on June 2, 2017, Metropolitan Nicholas of Detroit has been appointed to serve as Locum Tenens for the Metropolis of Chicago until a successor is elected.
The first ever, national study on evangelization and outreach in Orthodox parishes in the United States has been released by the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the USA.