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ITHAKA ON THE HORIZON: A Greek-American Journey



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    Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, Saco, Maine, USA 10-12 July 2009

Halki Seminary

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    The Patriarchal Theological Seminary of Halki is located on the Turkish island known as Heyelbiada in the Bosporus straits. It was closed in 1971 by the Turkish government and is the subject of much controversy since it is the only seminary in Turkey and the position of Ecumenical Patriarch can only be filled by a Turkish citizen. Sign the petition to reopen it at

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Greek History

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28 October 2013

25 March 2013

24 November 2012

01 November 2012

30 October 2012

07 August 2012

15 June 2010

10 April 2010

08 April 2010

13 August 2009

02 August 2009

02 June 2009

22 February 2009

28 October 2008

04 July 2008

20 May 2008

12 March 2008

18 February 2008

21 November 2007

28 October 2007

24 October 2007

30 September 2007

29 September 2007

20 August 2007

11 July 2007

11 June 2007

30 April 2007

14 April 2007

17 March 2007

08 March 2007

05 March 2007

27 February 2007

23 January 2007

26 November 2006

12 November 2006

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08 November 2006

07 November 2006

29 October 2006

28 October 2006

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20 October 2006

19 October 2006

18 October 2006

15 October 2006

05 October 2006

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Searching for Ithaka

  • Keep Ithaka always in your mind. Arriving there is what you're destined for. But don't hurry the journey at all. Better if it lasts for years, so you're old by the time you reach the island, wealthy with all you've gained on the way, not expecting Ithaka to make you rich. Ithaka gave you the marvelous journey. Without her you wouldn't have set out. She has nothing left to give you now. And if you find her poor, Ithaka won't have fooled you. Wise as you will have become, so full of experience, you'll have understood by then what these Ithakas mean. C. P. Cavafy


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