Tarpon Springs, Fla. Jan 6, 2019 – The Feast of Epiphany is the most important day for this city of the Tampa Bay area, known around the country and the world, as “Epiphany City.” His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America, once again presided at the annual 113th celebration of Theophany (Epiphany), the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy, the the Great Blessing Service of the Waters and the Dive for the Cross in Spring Bayou, while some thirty thousand pilgrims and visitors attended the festivities, according to estimates from the local authorities.

Stavros Papagermanos – Press Office/Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
Photo © GOA/Dimitrios Panagos

Thirty Thousand Celebrate Epiphany in Tarpon Springs, Florida

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  • Holy Pascha (Easter): April 28
  • Holy Pentecost: June 16

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