The Hellenic Grand Priory invites the Members of the Order to attend the Annual Saint Lazarus Days which will be held in Athens on Friday December 1st and Saturday December 2nd, 2023.
Friday, December 1st
20:00 Vigil-Evening Prayer “Blessing of the Arms”
at the Catholic Church of Saint John the Baptist at Paleo Psyhiko, Athens
A reception will follow the service
Saturday, December 2nd
All events will take place at the Hotel Athens Marriott
10:00 Morning Session – Welcome Coffee (Chios Hall)
Award of Excellence Ceremony
During this annual Ceremony, the Hellenic Grand Priory awards its highest distinction to organizations and individuals whose actions support people in need or promote education, culture and tradition.
The institution that will be honoured during the ceremony is the Amalieion Women's Boarding School, one of the first institutions of the Greek State, established by Royal Decree of King Otto, on June 8, 1855.
Afternoon Session - Investiture Ceremony & Promotions
18:00 Arrival of Postulants and Guests - Refreshments
18:30 Investiture Ceremony & Promotions
Gala Dinner - Corfu I+II Halls
20:45 Welcome Cocktail
21:15 Gala Dinner