In the Face of Racial Hatred: Archbishop Iakovos and the Civil Rights Movement

Fr. Michael Varlamos presents his Ph.D. research on Archbishop Iakovos' involvement in the Civil Rights Movement throughout the 1950's and 1960's at an event hosted by the...

Archbishop Demetrios Leads Civic & Religious Leaders in Prayer at the Edmund Pettus Bridge

    While civic and religious leaders marched over the Edmund Pettus bridge, Congressman John Lewis, a friend of Martin Luther King Jr. and supporter of the...

Reflections from Selma by the V. Rev. Dr. Nathanael Symeonides

    Standing in front of the Brown Chapel AME in Selma, AL., the very site where on March 15, 1965 His Eminence Archbishop Iakovos met with the Rev. Dr. Martin...

Fr. Nathanael Introduces the Orthodoxy and Civil Rights Website

    On the 50 th anniversary and commemoration of the March on Selma, the V. Rev. Dr. Nathanael Symeonides introduces an Archdiocesan website providing a...

Reflections on the 50th Anniversary of the March on Selma by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios

His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America offers reflections on the 50th Anniversary of the march on Selma, Alabama with Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King,...

Be the Bee - When Right Isn't Easy (Selma Marches 50th Anniversary)

  Being a Christian and living the Gospel isn't always easy; in fact, it's usually challenging. Dr Martin Luther King, Jr experienced that as he fought for justice. So...

Be the Bee - Faith in Action

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Youth and Young Adult Ministries Department Focuses their "Be the Bee" episode on Martin Luthor King Jr. Faith needs to be something we put into action. A...