METROPOLIS OF BOSTON CLERGYMAN PRESENTS BOOK AT RIZAREION SCHOOL
A book on the life of St. Nectarios during his years as Dean of the famous Rizareion School in Athens, Greece, authored by the V. Rev. Archimandrite Cleopas Strongylis, Pastor of the Holy Trinity Church in Lowell, MA, was recently presented during a special ceremony at the Rizareion attended by the author and more than 400 clergy and laity.
His Beatitude Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and All Greece honored the presentation by attending and offering Archpastoral remarks. Many of those present were professors at various universities and colleges in Athens. The program which began with Great Vespers presided by auxiliary Bishop Damaskenos of Velestinou, featured presentations by the current President of the Rizareion Foundation, N. Houles and former presidents P. Tsakiris and K. Fafalios. Remarks were also offered by writer S. Demetrakopoulos.