Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Boston Clergy Directory

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Rev. Fr. Robert Archon

St. Nicholas , Portsmouth, NH

Fr. Robert Archon grew up in Flushing Queens, NY until the age of 15 when, subsequent to his father’s retirement from the Navy, he moved to Fresno, CA. There he became a jeweler before preparing to study for the priesthood. Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Paul Bebis

Holy Trinity , Fitchburg, MA

Father Paul Bebis, the son of the Rev. Archimandrite Father Constantine S. Bebis and the late Presbytera Irene Bebis, was born and raised in New Bedford, MA. He graduated from Emerson College in Boston, MA. in 1982... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Dr. Alkiviadis Calivas

Retired - Metropolis of Boston , Brookline , MA

Fr. Alkiviadis Calivas was born in Northern Epirus in December, 1932 and grew up in the Washington Heights section of New York City, where he received his primary and secondary education... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Constantine Cambas

Saint George , Keene, NH

Fr. Constantine Cambas, (aka Charles C.) is a physical therapist and Greek Orthodox priest, living in Southborough, MA. He is married to Marilou Cura-Cambas and they have two young adult daughters, Marianne Cambas-Kent, 26, and Barbara, 25... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Thomas Chininis

Transfiguration of Our Saviour , Lowell, MA

Rev. Chininis has served as the pastor of Transfiguration Greek Orthodox Church since September 2012. Prior to this assignment he served the St. Philip Church at Nashua, NH, the St. Spyridon Church in Newport, RI... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Emanuel Chris

Metropolis of Boston , Brookline , MA

Rev. Dr. Emanuel S. Chris, M.D., M.Div. is a Priest of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America and a practicing Psychiatrist. He is a graduate of Columbia College in 1980 with a BA in History, of The Albany Medical College in 1986 .... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Gregory Christakos

Sts. Anargyroi Church , Marlborough, MA

Fr. Gregory Christakos was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts, and grew up in nearby Methuen. He is the son of Christos Christakos and the late Carol (née Casale) Christakos. As a child, Father attended Saints Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church in Lawrence and Andover... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Thomas Cokotis

Holy Trinity , Holyoke, MA

Fr. Tom Cokotis was born in Springfield, MA. He graduated from Hellenic College in 1984 and Holy Cross Seminary in 1987. He was Ordained as a Deacon in 1990 by Metropolitan Methodios at St. Luke Greek Orthodox Church... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Timothy Curren

Annunciation , Dover, NH

Reverend Father Timothy Curren was born in Boston and raised in Reading, Massachusetts. He was received into the Orthodox Church in 2005 at Taxiarchae/Archangels Greek Orthodox Church in Watertown Massachusetts... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Peter Day

Retired - Metropolis of Boston , Brookline, MA

Fr. Peter Day was born in Wilton, New Hampshire, where he lived with his parents, three brothers, and one sister until leaving for college. My years in Wilton were spent with school, church, and civic activities, such as high school band... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. George Economou

Retired - Metropolis of Boston , Brookline, MA

Fr. George Economou was born in Corinth, Greece, the first of four children to Fr. Elias and Prevytera Maria Economou. He attended elementary school in Corinth and migrated to Wellington, New Zealand in 1950... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Anthony Evangelatos

Saint Athansius , Arlington , MA

Fr. Anthony Evangelatos is the youngest of two sons of the late Cosmos and Georgia Evangelatos. He was born and raised in the San Francisco metro area, and baptized at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Dn. Michael Fadel

Saint Vasilios Greek Orthodox Church , Peabody, MA

Rev. Dn. Michael Fadel grew up in a family of five girls and three boys. He attended St. George for the first eighteen years of his life. He attended Sunday School, served as an altar-boy, sang in the choir and eventually taught Sunday School. Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Christopher Foustoukos

Saint Vasilios Greek Orthodox Church , Peabody, MA

Father Chris Foustoukos serves the parish of St. Vasilios (Basil) the Great in Peabody, MA. This parish is comprised of nearly 1,500 families with various ministries that serve children, young adults, couples, and seniors... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Andrew George

Annunciation , Cranston, RI

Fr. Andrew George, son of Anthony and Smaro, was born and raised in Monessen, PA. His Greek ancestry originates from the island of Rhodes. In his youth he was active in all aspects of parish life at St Spyridon Parish... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Panagioti Giannakopoulos

St. George , Centerville/Hyannis, MA

Fr. Peter was born in Keratsinion, Piraeus, Greece, on October 10, 1949. He completed his elementary education in his home town and attended the First Protypon Arrenon of Piraeus, later renamed Ionideios Modern School.... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Panteleimon Klostri

St. Luke , East Longmeadow, MA

Father Panteleimon was born in Cyprus and was raised in New York City, worshipping at Saint Spyridon in Washington Heights. Married in 2002, Father and Presvytera Eleni are the proud parents of their son, Theodore.... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Christopher Makiej

Sts. Constantine & Helen , Andover, MA

Fr. Christopher Makiej was born in Lowell, MA and grew up in the "Acre" section of Lowell where he attended the Transfiguration Greek Orthodox Church. He served as an altar boy under the mentorship of Fr. John Sarantos... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Konstantine Manetas

Saint Nectarios , Roslindale , MA

Fr. Konstantinos Manetas was born in Piraeus on December 26, 1949. His parents were the late Lieut. General Ioannis and Kalliopi Manetas. As a child he followed his father’s military assignments all over Greece... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Vincent Minucci

St. Demetrios , Weston, MA

Fr. Vincent Minucci was born and raised on Long Island, New York where he was baptized and attended the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of St. Paul in Hempstead, NY. Fr. Vincent is the eldest of three sons to Sam and Dina Minucci... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Demetri Moraitis

St. Spyridon Cathedral , Worcester, MA

Fr. Dimitrios Moraitis was born in Germany to Greek parents. In 1966 he immigrated to New York where he grew up in the Transfiguration church in Corona, Queens, New York. He was an avid athlete... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Demetrios Mott

Annunciation , Woburn, MA

Father Demetre was born in Tarpon Springs, Florida, where he began learning to chant at the age of eight. After graduating from Tarpon High School, he attended USF in Tampa where he met Presbytera Natalie... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Athanasios Nenes

Taxiarchae/Archangels , Watertown, MA

Fr. Athanasios Nenes was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and grew up in Thessaloniki, Greece. From May 2006 up to his arrival at Taxiarchae - Archangels in Watertown, he served for 9 years... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Constantine Newman

Holy Trinity , Concord, NH

Fr. Constantine Newman is married to Anna Zoppi of Zurich, Switzerland, and has 4 children: Nicholas, Elena, Alexander and Dimitri; and 2 grandchildren: Orlando and Clayton.... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Makarios Niakaros

Holy Apostles SS. Peter & Paul , Haverhill, MA

A Boston, Massachusetts native, Fr. Makarios was ordained a deacon on the Feast of the Three Hierarchies on January 30, 1991 by His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Andreas Papayiannis

Dormition Of The Mother Of God , Burlington, VT

Father Andreas Maclean Papayiannis was appointed as the Proistamenos (Presiding Priest) of Dormition of the Mother of God Greek Orthodox Church in February, 2016. He previously... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Nikolaos Pelekoudas

Holy Trinity , Lowell, MA

Fr. Nikolaos Pelekoudas was born in Athens, Greece. He is married to Presvytera Linda (Evangelia) and together they have four children: Dimitri, Marilena, Efthalia, and Themistocles... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Costa Popescu

Annunciation , Newburyport, MA

Fr. Costin Popescu was born on November 28, 1970 in Bucharest, Romania. As a child, he was trained for eight years as a classical pianist, but did not feel called to pursue a career in music. Instead. he became involved in Physics competitions... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Harry Providakes

Saint George , N. Dartmouth, MA

Fr. Harry Providakes was born and raised in Worcester, MA. He attended Hellenic College and Holy Cross School of Theology and graduated from both. He met his wife, Jean, in Cambridge, MA... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Konstantinos Sarantidis

Holy Trinity Church , Portland, ME

Fr. Konstantinos Sarantidis was born in Patras, Greece, and emigrated to Canada in 1963. His formative years were in Montreal, 1963-75, where he lived in the midst of an immigrant community... Continue Reading »

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Fr. Leo Scheffe

Saint George , Bangor , ME

Fr. Leo Schefe was born into a Roman Catholic family. At the early age of 12, he felt a calling to serve the Living God as a priest. At that time, his only knowledge of Christianity was the Roman Catholic expression... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Christopher Stamas

St. George Cathedral , Springfield, MA

Fr. Chris was born and raised in Lowell, MA and graduated from the University of (Massachusetts) Lowell in 1989 with a degree in Industrial Technology. After working in the field for five years... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Dr. Theodore Stylianopoulos

Retired - Metropolis of Boston , Brookline, MA

Father Theodore Stylianopoulos was born in Mouzakion, Trifylias, Greece to a farming family. After World War II, his father went to Rizarios Seminary and was ordained in 1947 and subsequently served in Kyparissia, Psari, and Gargalianoi, Messinias Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Anthony Tandilyan

Dormition of the Virgin Mary , Somerville , MA

Fr. Anthony Tandilyan was born in 1975 in the small village of Haxpat, Armenia. After graduating the local high school in 1992, he continued his education in the Pedagogical College of Yerevan... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Demetri Tonias

Annunciation Cathedral , Boston, MA

The Rev. Dr. Demetrios E. Tonias is the Dean of the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral of New England. Prior to entering seminary, Fr. Tonias was a professional engineer and member of the Adjunct Engineering Faculty of Union College... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Theodore Toppses

St. Gregory the Theologian , Mansfield, MA

Father Ted Toppses was born in East Greenbush, NY to Nicholas and Eftihia (Joy) Toppses. He grew up in Rensselaer County with his brother Tony and was an active member of St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church in Albany, NY... Continue Reading »

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Rev. Fr. Gregory Trakas

Assumption Church , Manchester, NH

Fr. Gregory Trakas was born in Greece and educated in the United States. He is fully bilingual and a citizen of both countries. He has a degree in Theological Studies from Holy Cross School of Theology... Continue Reading »