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National Shrine Day to Include Gold Medalist Bruce Jenner

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  • Rev. Fr. John-Brian Paprock
    http://www.goarch.org/en/news/releases/articles/release8760.asp National Shrine Day to Include Gold Medalist Bruce Jenner February 2, 2004 St. Augustine, FL
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      National Shrine Day to Include Gold Medalist Bruce Jenner

      February 2, 2004

      St. Augustine, FL – St. Augustine, FL – The Saint Photios Greek
      Orthodox National Shrine will celebrate the feast of its patron
      saint, Saint Photios the Great, at the 22nd Annual Saint Photios
      National Shrine Pilgrimage on February 6 through 8, 2004 in St.
      Augustine, FL. Olympic Gold Medalist Bruce Jenner will be the Keynote
      Speaker at the National Shrine Day Luncheon.

      The Saint Photios National Shrine Day is Sunday, February 8, 2004.
      Divine Liturgy will be celebrated at the Saint Photios Chapel,
      followed by the National Saint Photios Shrine Day Luncheon at the
      Casa Monica Hotel in downtown St. Augustine.

      Olympic Decathlon gold medal winner Bruce Jenner has accepted the
      invitation of the Saint Photios Shrine Executive Director, V. Rev.
      Nicholas Graff, to speak at the National Shrine Day Luncheon on
      February 8. Mr. Jenner will be offering the Keynote Address on "The
      Olympic Spirit."

      Bruce Jenner became the "World's Greatest Athlete" by winning the
      gold medal in the 1976 Olympic Decathlon. In the years since his
      athletic achievements made him world famous, Bruce Jenner has become
      a highly respected motivational speaker, sports commentator,
      entrepreneur, commercial spokesperson, television personality, actor,
      producer and author. A devoted father and husband, Jenner is also a
      loyal supporter of non-profit and charitable organizations.

      The feast of Saint Photios the Great will be celebrated on Friday,
      February 6, 2004 at the St. Photios Chapel. The St. Photios
      Foundation Board of Trustees will meet for their Annual Meeting
      during the Pilgrimage on Saturday, February 7, 2004.

      The 2004 corporate sponsors who have in part made this event possible
      include Spectrum Films, Video, Interactive of Jacksonville, FL, and
      Corporate Partners, LLC of Jacksonville, FL. Shrine Trustee and
      Archon Dr. Manuel Tissura of Tucker, GA, will chair the 22nd Annual
      Saint Photios National Shrine Pilgrimage.

      The Saint Photios Greek Orthodox National Shrine is a living memorial
      to those first Greek settlers, and to all the Greek Orthodox pioneers
      whose love of freedom and desire for a better life for themselves and
      their children brought them to this New World. Information on the
      22nd Annual St. Photios National Shrine Pilgrimage and the National
      Shrine Day Luncheon is available at the Saint Photios National
      Shrine, P.O. Box 1960, St. Augustine, FL 32085, Tel (904) 829-8205,
      or E-mail info@....

      Contact:

      Andrew J. Lekos - Tel 904/829-8205 - Fax 904/829-8707 - E-mail
      AJLekos@...
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