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St. Nicholas Cathedral

Saint Nicholas is the Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral in New York City. First established in Lower Manhattan, it is now located in Brooklyn.


The St. Nicholas Antiochian Cathedral was established in 1895, by Saint Raphael of Brooklyn at a location on Washington Street in Lower Manhattan. He founded the Syrian Orthodox congregation and then moved it to Brooklyn's Pacific Street in 1902. In 1920 the congregation relocated to a building that was formerly an Episcopal church at 355 State Street in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn.

Coordinates: 40°41′16″N 73°59′05″W / 40.687851°N 73.984764°W / 40.687851; -73.984764

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