Calatrava unveils designs for Ground Zero church destroyed on 9/11

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Archbishop Demetrios of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, right (with gold vestments), leads a memorial service in 2001 at the site of the former St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, which was destroyed by falling rubble from the World Trade Center during the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Attempts to rebuild the church have run into bureaucratic delays. RNS photo courtesy Dimitrios Panagos/Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

Archbishop Demetrios of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, right (with gold vestments), leads a memorial service in 2001 at the site of the former St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, which was destroyed by falling rubble from the World Trade Center during the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Attempts to rebuild the church have run into bureaucratic delays. RNS photo courtesy Dimitrios Panagos/Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

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(RNS) "Even though it is a Greek Orthodox church, it will be open to all people of all faiths, a place of solace for them," said the Rev. Mark Arey, spokesman for the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America.