Hellenic Grand Priory - Lazarus Days

Event Date: 
Friday, 1 December, 2023 to Saturday, 2 December, 2023

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

Full details and useful information can be downloaded here, along with a booking form.