July 24, 2010 - BDC/MBC Reunion
The day began with Orthros and the Divine Liturgy in the Chapel of St. George. The Blessing of the Waters of the largest lake on the property followed with Jerry Perrone, 16, of the Annunciation Church in Worburn, MA retrieving the Cross which his Eminence Metropolitan Methodios threw in the water from the camp boat.
The old style family picnic that followed featured lamgs and pigs on the spit (souvla) souvlakia, horiatiko gyro, loukaniko, spanakopita, hamburgers and hot dogs, salads, tzatziki, feta and olives, and, of course, loukoumades, frappethes, and desserts. Greek music and dancing was enjoyed by all. Visitors were able to view videos of years past playing in all buildings, and to enjoy photo displays and fellowship as well as to share memories.
Translation of the Image of Our Lord and God and Savior, Jesus Christ; Diomedes the Physician & Martyr of Tarsus; Timothy of Euripus, founder of the Monastery of Pentele; Nicodemus the New Martyr of Meteora; Gerasimus of Cephalonia; Holy Monk Penteles; Afterfeast of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary; The Six Martyrs Dorotheos, Sarantis, Jacob, Seraphim, Demetrios and Basil who contested in Megara; Manuel and John the New Martyrs; Stamatios the Martyr; Apostolos the New-Martyr