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Boston,MA. On Thursday October 27, 2016 over 85 young adults gathered at UNO's in Kenmore Square for this year's first Orthodoxy on Tap. The group heard a presentation on the meaning of friendship

- Brookline,MA. For the first time in nearly a decade, the Metropolis of Boston will once again have a Young Adult Basketball League. The league will hold its games at the Pappas Gymnasium of Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology starting Wednesday, November 2, 2016.

Congratulations to one of our very own campers, Paige Davis Zacharakis, who just released her beautiful first single "Better" under her music name--Paige Davis. Paige is a high school junior who is active in our MBC camp as well as in her home parish of St. Phillip in Nashua.

Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley met with more than 40 interfaith leaders Tuesday to discuss strategies to defeat a state ballot measure that would legalize recreational use of marijuana. The Roman Catholic archbishop of Boston warned that making marijuana legal would exacerbate the opioid epidemic, entice more children to use drugs, hurt poor neighborhoods, and threaten public safety.

Orthodoxy on Tap brings together individuals interested in sharing open dialogue and discussion about issues, challenges, and hot topics in our world and church today. Most importantly, Orthodoxy on Tap is a gathering of friends who come to share in the cup of growth and togetherness.

On Sunday October 16, 2016 His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios ordained Fr. Gregory Floor to the Holy Priesthood

"Render unto Caesar what is Caesar's and unto God, what is God's" is a teaching of Christ. From one perspective it means at least that Christ saw the Church as something very different from the State and its methods. Yet, "Render unto Caesar, that which

MBC Fall Camp 2016
Wednesday, October 12, 2016

On the weekend of October 7th-9th the Metropolis of Boston Camp held its second ever Fall Camp session. The camp embraced over 75 GOYA aged campers from all over the Metropolis.

His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios is pleased to announce the appointment of Ioannis Michaelidis to the position of "Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries" of the Metropolis of Boston as of October 1, 2016.

His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios installs the Rev. Dionyios Koulianos as the Presiding Priest, of the St. Catherine Parish in Braintree, Massachusetts

Over 650 faithful from throughout New England joined His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios at the St. Methodios Faith and Heritage Center in Contoocook, New Hampshire for an Open House this past Saturday, September 17. The day began with the celebration of the Divine Liturgy and the ordination of Demetrios Panteloukas to the Holy Diaconate.

Hellenic American Academy founded in 1906 by Greek immigrants is currently the oldest and longest running Greek American Orthodox day school in the United States. The Academy continues to provide a safe and nurturing family environment that challenges students to achieve their highest


His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios visited the Camp and Retreat Center to personally see the progress of the construction of the new Alpha-Omega Soccer Field at the St. Methodios Faith and Heritage Center.

Your Excellency Bishop Kennedy, priests, deacons, and faithful of the Catholic Archdiocese of Boston, I offer the best wishes and prayers of His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios and the entire Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Boston on this, the feast day of Saints Peter and Paul.

ΒΟΣΤΩΝΗ. Ο Μητροπολίτης Βοστώνης κ. Μεθόδιος μίλησε αποκλειστικά στον «Εθνικό Κήρυκα» για την πρόσφατη συνάντησή του με τον Πάπα της Ρώμης κ. Φραγκίσκο. Ο Μητροπολίτης κ. Μεθόδιος ήταν επικεφαλής της επίσημης αντιπροσωπείας που εκπροσώπησε τον Οικουμενικό Πατριάρχη κ. Βαρθολομαίο στην Θρονική Γιορτή της Εκκλησίας της Ρώμης επί τη μνήμη των Αγίων Αποστόλων Πέτρου και Παύλου.

An ecumenical honor for Boston
Tuesday, July 05, 2016

Friday, July 01, 2016 - The Boston Pilot Since the Patriarch of Constantinople is spiritual leader of 250 Million Orthodox Christians worldwide, it is highly significant that his representative to the Holy Father in Rome this June 29 is none other than the Greek Orthodox Bishop of Boston, His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios. This year, Boston is going to Rome...by way of Constantinople.

Clergy from throughout the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of American at the Clergy Laity Congress in Nashville, Tennessee.

His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios leads the delegation of the Ecumenical Patriarchate to the Vatican for the feast of Sts. Peter and Paul.

His Emience Metropolitan Methodios leads the Delegation of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople on the occasion of the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul

Housewarming Baskets for the Vets
Monday, June 27, 2016

This important ministry which began in 2013 is growing everyday through the kindness and generosity of the Greek Orthodox Communities of the Metropolis of Boston.

2016 Metropolis Awards Dinner
Wednesday, June 22, 2016

On Sunday, June 12 over 750 stewards from throughout New England gathered at Lombardo's in Randolph to honor the recipients who were designated by the parish of the Metropolis of Boston.

His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston hosted the meeting of the Orthodox-Catholic Theological Consultation at the St. Methodios Faith and Heritage Center in Contoocook, NH on May 31-June 2, 2016.

His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios Attends Ordination of Archbishop Paul Fitzpatrick Russel, Apostolic Nuncio to Turkey.

2016 Greek School Graduation
Monday, June 06, 2016

Τό Σάββατο 28 Μαΐου στὸ Μαλιώτειο Πολιτιστικό Κέντρο στὸ Brookline πραγματοποιήθηκε ἡ ἑορτὴ τῆς ἀποφοιτήσεως τῶν μαθητῶν τῶν σχολείων τῆς Μητροπόλεως Βοστώνης.

The Joint Committee of Orthodox and Catholic Bishops met on May 22-24, 2016 at the Saint Methodios Faith and Heritage Center in Contoocook, NH. The Joint Committee was established in 1981 by the Standing Conference of Canonical Orthodox Bishops in America, now the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States,

On Monday May 30, 2016, Memorial Day, His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios offered the Invocation at the 48th annual Memorial Day service at the Gardens Cemetery. Present were Mayor Martin J. Walsh and The Honorable Sean J. Stackley, Assistant Secretary of the Navy. His Eminence offered the following invocation:

This Sunday, May 29, 2016 marks the one-year anniversary since the passing of Bishop Anthimos Draconakis who served the Diocese of Boston from 1978 to 1983. I kindly ask that every community in the Metropolis of Boston offer memorial prayers this Sunday for the repose of his soul.

Thousands of faithful are attending services tonight throughout the six New England states. They gather at the life-giving tomb of our Savior to light their Easter candles. They gather to experience the dawn of a new day, one that has no sunset.

On Holy Thursday morning April 26, 2016 His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston celebrated Great Vespers and the Divine Liturgy of St. Bail the Great commemorating the Mystical Supper at the Cathedral chapel in Brookline, MA.

On Holy Wednesday, April 27, 2016 His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston celebrated the sacrament of Holy Unction at the St. George chapel in the Hellenic Nursing Home in Canton, MA.

On Holy Tuesday April 26, 2016 His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston presided at the Bridegroom service at the parish of the Holy Apostles in Haverhill, MA. In his sermon His Eminence spoke about the two prominent figures in the

On Holy Monday April 25th, 2016 His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios presided at the Bridegroom service at the St. Nicholas parish in Lexington, MA. It was a great joy to pray the service in solemnity with a congregation filled with faithful both young and old alike.

His Eminence Celebrates First Bridegroom Service in Watertown

On Palm Sunday April 24th, 2016 His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston celebrated the Divine Liturgy, at the St. Demetrios Parish in Weston, MA, with

Another season of the Metropolis of Boston Youth Basketball League has come to a close. This year we had about 250 basketball player from 20 teams participate in the GOYA and Joy Leagues.

On Sunday April 17th, 2016 His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston visited the parish of St. George in Centerville, MA. It was a great joy for His Eminence to celebrate the Divine Liturgy

On Sunday, March 27, 2016, the second Sunday of Lent, His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios visited the Annunciation parish in Dover, NH. Along with celebrating the Divine Liturgy His Eminence tonsured four of the Altar

On Thursday, March 24, 2016 His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston visited the Annunciation parish in Woburn to preside at the Festal Vespers service, celebrating the parish’s name day. At the end of the service His Eminence

On Tuesday March 22, 2016, at the invitation of Cardinal Sean O’Malley, His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston attended the Chrism Mass at the Roman Catholic Cathedral of the Holy Cross. For our Roman Catholic brethren

On Sunday March 20, 2016 His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston visited the St. George parish in Manchester, NH to celebrate the Divine Liturgy and the procession commemorating the restoration of holy images and icons.

Daily, those of us who have access to Greek television broadcasts are horrified by the unspeakable human tragedy occurring in Greece. It is reported that over 100,000 refugees from Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, and other Muslim countries – ravaged by war and internal strife – have been forced to leave their homelands in search for a better life in Europe.

The Parish Administration class from Holy Cross visited the Metropolis of Boston and met with His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios.

Clergy Brotherhood Lenten Retreat
Friday, March 11, 2016

Over 55 clergy from the Metropolis of Boston recently convened for an overnight pre-Lenten retreat at the St. Methodios Faith and Heritage Center. This annual event is an opportunity for the Metropolis clergy brotherhood to engage together in continuing education, worship, and fellowship. His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios...

On Saturday, February 27th Greek School Teachers from across New England gather for a seminar about Greek Education and Technology hosted by the Metropolis of Boston. Evangelia Dimitropoulou, Eleni Alexopoulou, and Ismini Michail from Washington, D.C. were the presenter for the seminar.

Announcement for the Greek Independence Parade

On February 28, 2016 His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios visited the Annunciation parish in Cranston, RI to celebrate the Divine Liturgy and preside at the one year memorial of Fr. Matthew Baker. Presvytera Katherine, her six beautiful children, and Fr. Matthew’s mother were surrounded by family and friends who gathered to pray for the eternal repose of Fr. Matthew. Also present were the President of the parish council and parishioners of the Holy Trinity parish in Norwich, CT where Fr. Matthew served.

The Metropolis of Boston is proud of the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Parish in Cranston, RI for this very important ministry they offer to the greater community. The article below was taken from the Cranston Herald on February 25, 2016.

Three Year Memorial for Sophia Nibi
Wednesday, February 24, 2016

On Sunday February 21st, 2016 His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston visited the St. Demetrios Parish in Weston, MA to celebrate the Divine Liturgy and to preside at the three-year memorial for Sophia Nibi.

Father Arthur Athans Honored
Monday, February 08, 2016

In a recent article in Windows to your Health published by Wentworth Douglas Hospital, “Father Arthur Athans Honored at Wentworth-Douglas Hospital’s Annual Spiritual Care Conference”.

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