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Robert Thomas Athas, American Priest. Ordained Deacon Greek Orthodox Church, 1972, Priest, 1974. Volunteer, Chairman of the Board Helpline, Danville, Virginia, 1977-1980; board directors Domestic Violence Emergency Services, Danville, 1979-1980.

Background

Athas, Robert Thomas was born on October 22, 1946 in New York City. Son of Louis and Joy Julia (Alt) Athas.

Education

Bachelor, Hellenic College, 1968. Postgraduate, Holy Cross University, Boston, 1969. Postgraduate, New York Theological Seminary, 1970.

Master of Divinity., St. Vladimir's, 1974.

Career

Priest, St. Spyridon Church, Newport, Rhode Island, 1974-1976; priest, St. Peter Church, Danville, Virginia, 1976-1980; priest, St. Nicholas Church, Babylon, New York, 1980-1981; priest, St. George Church, Albuquerque, 1981-1983; priest, Holy Trinity Church, Tulsa, since 1983. Deacon St. Michaels Home, Yonkers, New York, 1972-1974. Member task force on energy and ecology Virginia Council of Churches, 1976-1980, task force on faith and order New Mexico council on Churches, Albuquerque, 1981-1983.

Board directors Tulsa Metropolitan Ministry, since 1984.

Achievements

  • Ordained Deacon Greek Orthodox Church, 1972, Priest, 1974.

Membership

Volunteer, Chairman of the Board Helpline, Danville, Virginia, 1977-1980. Board directors Domestic Violence Emergency Services, Danville, 1979-1980.

Connections

Married Anthe Joy Demeter, June 3, 1972. Children Zoe, Anastasios.

father:
Louis Athas

mother:
Joy Julia (Alt) Athas

spouse:
Anthe Joy Demeter