Father Evagoras Constantinides
Father Evagoras has served the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America since 2009.
Father began his ministry at the Archdiocesan Headquarters and has served the Notional Ministries and broader church in a variety of capacities. During his full time ministry at the Archdiocese, he served as the Director of Ionian Village, the Spokesman for Saint Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center, the Director of the Office of Camping Ministries, the Archdiocesan Registrar, the Chairman of the Spiritual Court, the Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries for the Direct Archdiocesan District, Chairman of the Youth Protection Sub-Committee, as well as the personal representative of the Chairman, Archbishop Demetrios, to the Youth Committee of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops.
Father also served at various parishes, including long-term interim assignments in the New York area at Saint Peter’s Greek Orthodox Church in the Bronx, Saint Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church in Washington Heights, and Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.
In 2018, Father Evagoras accepted the assignment as Dean of the Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Brooklyn. In addition to overseeing all ministry at the Cathedral, he also serves as Spiritual Leader and Religion Teacher at the Cathedral’s A. Fantis School, a Pre-K through 8th grade day school. In addition, he continues to serve the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America as the Spokesman of the Archdiocese.
Father Evagoras holds a B.A. in Communication Studies from Monmouth College in Monmouth, Illinois and a Master of Divinity from Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology. His wife Maria (Calender), of Bethesda, Maryland, is an active part of his ministry and together, they have two sons, Christopher and Yianni, who are both are students at A. Fantis.