Holy Trinity
Greek Orthodox Cathedral

The First Greek Orthodox Church in North and South America

Keepers of the Faith


An Exhibition From the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral Historical Archives Hellenic Center Fellowship Hall

The Keepers of the Faith Exhibition celebrated on March 10, 2012 was a milestone for the Holy Trinity Cathedral family.Organized and presented by the Ladies Philoptochos Society and the Archives Committee, approximately 200 artifacts were displayed tracing our history from 1865 to 1915. The exhibition fulfilled our mission to:

(1) Respect and Protect Historic Sacred Expressions of Our Orthodox Christian Faith
(2) Honor Our Orthodox Pioneers
(3) Preserve and Share the Greek Orthodox History in New Orleans
(4) Reach For the Future
(5) Educate Future Generations.

We gratefully acknowledge our gratitude for making this event possible to all our sponsors:

Maria Anastasiou,Evangelia Bilalis,Cannata's Market, Morgan City, Olga Christakis, Danae Columbus, Debbie Funti, Gulf Marine & Industrial Supplies, Kaare Johnson, Richard Maag, Laila Marcos, Maria Mellis, Popi Michaelakis, Martin Wine Cellar, Dr. and Mrs. Nick Moustoukas, Rouses Supermarkets, John Vassilopoulos (Iatrodesign, LLC), Dina Vatranis, Cathy Vial, Stephanie Vial, Winn Dixie, Ginny Zissis, Zuppardo's Economical Super Market.

Display cases and panels were loaned at no cost by The Historic New Orleans Collection. Thank you to all for your support.

Exhibit 1: The Beginning

Exhibit 2: The 1800's

Exhibit 3: The 1900's