Our 93rd Year



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 Worship Schedule 

Orthros 8:30 am

Divine Liturgy 10 am

Church Services for this week:
Tuesday October 20
Saint Gerasimos
Orthros 8:30 am   Divine Liturgy 10 am
 His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros

will visit our Parish on 

Sunday October 25th 

for the

Orthros, 8:15 am, and Divine Liturgy 10 am

(Live broadcast on Facebook<<<CLICK and YouTube<<<CLICK)


Sunday October 25th 

Great Vespers 7 pm

Clergy from neighboring parishes will participate.

(Live broadcast on Facebook<<<CLICK and YouTube<<<CLICK)


Monday October 26th

Saint Demetrios

Orthros 8:15 am  Divine Liturgy 9:45 am

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(updated on October 18, 2020)


Our Greek Afternoon School has reopened.

There is a five part registration packet.

Below are the five parts of the packet, in PDF, that you can print at home.

Click HERE for part 1, Registration Letter

Click HERE for part 2, Registration Form

Click HERE for part 3, Parents Association membership form

Click HERE for part 4, Covid 19 Policies and Procedures

Click HERE for part 5,  Covid 19 Waiver form


Our Sunday School is back in session.


Please note:

The steps at the entrance to the Church

and the entrance by the Church Office

are being reconstructed, as well as the sidewalk

in front of the church.

Use the entrance closest to the parking lot,

with the accessible ramp, to enter the church. (photo-below right)



Sunday, October 18th







The Platytera is being restored



The Weekly Bulletin will not be published until further notice,

due to the corona virus.


 Our Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church is open with social distancing and attendance for anyone who wants to come and light a candle and pray or participate in the Divine Liturgy per the New York State Governor's order and guidelines.

Please know that the conditions and protocols set forth below must be followed:

1) If you are sick or not feeling well (including those with respiratory symptoms, those with compromised immune systems as well as the vulnerable elderly), please stay home.

2) If you plan to come to church please wear a mask.

3) Hands must be sanitized upon entry.

4) At all times, the faithful must maintain social distancing (6 feet apart) from one another, with the exceptions of families that have been living together.



 H Ελληνική Ορθόδοξη Εκκλησία του Αγίου Δημητρίου μας είναι ανοιχτή για όποιον θέλει να έρθει και να ανάψει ένα κερί και να προσευχηθεί ή να συμμετάσχει στη Θεία Λειτουργία σύμφωνα με την εντολή και τις κατευθυντήριες γραμμές του Κυβερνήτη της Πολιτείας της Νέας Υόρκης.

Παρακαλούμε να γνωρίζετε ότι πρέπει να ακολουθούνται οι όροι και τα πρωτόκολλα που παρατίθενται παρακάτω:

1) Εάν είστε άρρωστοι ή δεν αισθάνεστε καλά (συμπεριλαμβανομένων εκείνων με αναπνευστικά συμπτώματα, εκείνων με εξασθενημένο ανοσοποιητικό σύστημα, καθώς και οι ευάλωτοι ηλικιωμένοι), παρακαλούμε να μείνετε στο σπίτι.

2) Εάν σκοπεύετε να έρθετε στην εκκλησία παρακαλώ φορέστε μια μάσκα.

3) Τα χέρια σας θα πρέπει να απολυμανθούν με αντισηπτικό κατά την είσοδο.

4) Ανά πάσα στιγμή, οι πιστοί πρέπει να διατηρούν την κοινωνική αποστασιοποίηση (6 πόδια χώρια) μεταξύ τους, με τις εξαιρέσεις των οικογενειών που μένουν μαζί.



Find the texts, in Greek and English, of all church services
for this month
by clicking on the Digital Chant Stand link below
A free Digital Chant Stand app for Apple mobile devices is available in the Apple store.
A free Digital Chant Stand app for Android devices is available in the Google Play  store. 


For driving directions to Saint Demetrios Jamaica click HERE 

[Ample parking]





Saint Porphyrios Chapel


CDC Corona Virus Videos




CDC Website with Guidelines click HERE


The Sunday Coffee and Fellowship Hour

is suspended until further notice, due to the 

corona virus.



Please note the following changes
 The Frank Parlamis Senior Citizens Center is closed until further notice,
due to the corona virus.

Σημειώστε τις ακόλουθες αλλαγές

Το κέντρο ηλικιωμένων Frank Parlamis θα παραμείνει κλειστό μέχρι νεωτέρας.



2020 Church Stewardship 

2020 Stewardship Campaign

We who are involved with the life of the Church and our Christian faith

are given the responsibility to sustain and preserve our faith.

 We are the recipients of God's gifts and

play an active role in perpetuating His work of salvation. 

We need your prayers, love and financial support

 to meet the needs of our Saint Demetrios Church. 

Please consider fulfilling your 2020 Annual Membership Pledge.

You may use our convenient and secure online form; click the DONATE button at the top of this page.

Click HERE to print the 2020 Stewardship Committment Card

To view or print a Stewardship Information brochure click HERE

For additional Stewardship information click HERE


 Live Streaming of Church Services from Athens Greece
  Saint Isidoros Lycabettus Church
on YouTube and Facebook
click on the link below for the schedule
(Athens time is 7 hours ahead of NYC)


Please be kind enough to set cell phones

to vibrate during Church Services.



 Please drive carefully.


Click HERE for FDNY fire safety information

that can help protect your family and home














Visit the Saint Demetrios Jamaica Facebook page

(Click on blue rectangle)




Our Faith

The Orthodox Church throughout the ages has maintained a continuity of faith and love with the apostolic community which was founded by Christ and sustained by the Holy Spirit. Learn more»

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