Altar Boy

Altar Boy

All boys in the parish over the age of 8  may serve as an Altar Boy. Altar Boys must be on time each Sunday (9:30am) and participate at the special services throughout the year. A young boy who wishes to be an acolyte must see Father Elias in order begin training for the Sunday Services

All boys are expected to embrace the following in order to serve in the Holy Altar:

You must where a white Shirt, dark tie, black shoes,/socks and dark pants. You must be in the altar before 9:30am


Archdiocesan District Altar Boy Retreat

October 28th - October 30th, 2022

With the blessing of His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America, the Archdiocesean District Youth Office is planning an Altar Boy Retreat from October 28th - October 30th 2022.  The retreat will be held on the beautiful campus of Hellenic College and Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology, hosted by the clergy and seminarians of the school.The theme of the retreat will be “Inspiring a Life of Service.”  While on campus the Altar Boys in attendance will have an opportunity to learn about the Liturgical Life of the Church, attend classes, tour the city of Boston, and much more.  The retreat is the inspiration by His Eminence, allowing the young men of our faith to appreciate their service to the Church and to see the beauty of our beloved school.Altar Boys, ages 13-18 from the Archdiocesean District (New York, and Connecticut) can register with our District Youth Office.  In order to register please email us your sons first and last name along with a phone number so registration can be confirmed.   We are in need of Chaperones as well.  We can be reached at 212-774-0264 and/or email us at  Registration deadline is October 15th.

To Sign-Up for the Retreat CLICK HERE or Scan the QR-Code below:



Questions? CLICK HERE