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The Enthronement of his Eminence Archbishop Demetrios at Holy Trinity Cathedral in Manhattan

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His Eminence Metropolitan Dimitrios of Sebasteia (left) along with His Eminences Metropolitan Maximos of Serres and Bishop of George of New Jersey (right) eagerly anticipate the beginning of the procession to the Holy Trinity Cathedral led by their new leader Archbishop Demetrios.

Excited young children greet the new Archbishop of America.

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Metropolitan Dimitrios of Sebasteia of the Ecumenical Patriarchate escorts the new Archbishop of America, as his mother, Mrs. Georgia Trakatellis, looks on.

His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios greets his mother, Mrs. Georgia Trakatellis, and his brother and sister-in-law, Dr. and Mrs. Andonios Trakatellis as he makes his way to the solea of the Holy Trinity Cathedral.

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Archbishop Iakovos, the former Archbishop of North and South America and Presiding Hierarch warmly welcomes the new Archbishop.

Archbishop Iakovos passes on the Archiepiscopal Staff to His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios.

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First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton, His Excellency Glafcos Clerides, President of the Republic of Cyprus; and His Excellency Gregorios Niotis, Deputy Foreign Minister of Greece.

His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, newly enthroned Primate of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America.

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First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton warmly greets the new Archbishop at Holy Trinity Cathedral in Manhattan.

Amid tossed rose petals, some three hundred young Greek Orthodox faithful enthusiastically greet -- for the first time-- their new archbishop.