If you are about to offer your gift to God at the altar and there you remember that
your brother has something against you ,
Leave your gift in front of the altar go at once and make peace with your brother,,
and then come back and offer your gift to God.
( Matt: 5:23-24)
Celebrating Our 75th Anniversary
Message of Thanks from Father Nicholas…
The Prophet Elias Greek Festival was a great success! Glory and thanks be to God
Almighty for the beautiful sunny weather He granted to us on all three days of the
festival! My sincere thanks go to all the members of the Festival committee for their
devotion and sacrificial work. My deep gratitude goes to all our generous sponsors,
donors and volunteers for their expression of love to the Church of Prophet Elias.
All of our festival patrons were truly impressed with our hospitality.
Thank you all! May the Lord our God grant you many blessings in return.
A N N O U N C E M E N T S
PROPHET ELIAS NAME DAY – 75 YEARS OF FAITHFUL SERVICE
Our community will once again celebrate the Name Day of our patron saint Prophet
Elias. Glory and honor be to the almighty Lord for blessing us for 75 years here
in Yonkers to be in a position to celebrate and honor Him through our patron saint.
Thank you for all your support for the past 75 years – your stewardship, sponsorship
and faithful participation.
Please pick up a Special Feast Day Offering envelope to express your love and faith
with your contribution.
COFFEE HOUR SPONSORS NEEDED
We welcome the faithful to sponsor our Coffee Hour following Sunday Services. You
may sponsor the Coffee Hour in memory of a loved one or for health, Name Day, anniversary,
and special occasions. If you’d like, multiple families may split a coffee hour.
For information on items needed, please pick up a supply list from the Pagari or
call the Church Office for further details.
PROPHET ELIAS ~ 75 YEARS OF A SUCCESSFUL MINISTRY!
Prophet Elias church is centrally located and is the only Greek Orthodox Church in
the City of Yonkers. Founded in 1940, our Parish serves the Orthodox faithful in
the western part of Westchester County, along the Hudson River, starting from the
upper Bronx extending as far as Ossining and the surrounding area.
We hope you will find the programs and activities we offer helpful and rewarding.
Prophet Elias Greek Orthodox Church welcomes you to our web site.
You are invited to go through the pages of our web site directory. Explore the various
programs and activities that our community offers and become familiar with the rich
resources of the Christian Orthodox Faith.
Our purpose is to help you enrich your knowledge; discover the Hellenic tradition
as well as the rich treasures of the Christian Orthodox faith.
Our goal and hope is for you to come to know Christ and His Church and ultimately
decide to join us and become a member of this spiritually dynamic viable Greek Orthodox
Parish of Prophet Elias in Yonkers, NY.
Prophet Elias Church is among the Parishes of the Direct Archdiocesan District, which
is under the direct authority, supervision and pastoral care of His Eminence Archbishop
Demetrios, Primate of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese in America.