GOARCH - September 17, 1998

Archbishop Spyridon Receives Greek Ambassador and Foreign Minister

New York, NY - His Eminence Archbishop Spyridon, Primate of the Greek Orthodox Church in America, has received the Foreign Minister of Greece and the Ambassador of Greece in separate meetings at Archdiocesan headquarters.

His Excellency Alexandros Philon, newly appointed Ambassador of Greece to the United States, met with His Eminence on Wednesday, September 16th. His Excellency Theodore Pangalos, Foreign Minister of Greece, met with His Eminence today. They were accompanied by the Honorable Haralambos Manesis, Consul General of Greece in New York.

Their cordial discussions included issues of mutual concern, in particular the significant role of the Greek Orthodox Church in the Greek American community.

  September 17, 1998 ]