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This Week in Orthodoxy, March 20, 2015

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are the stories making headlines this week: Orthodox Christians around the world celebrate the Resurrection of our Lord. Pope Francis parallels the current persecution of Christians with the Asia

Apr 18, 2015
The Sounding

Idol Worship and the Screen

Christ is Risen! Watch this remarkable video. In the first few minutes, you enjoy the beautiful, uplifting celebration of Christ’s resurrection….

Apr 18, 2015
Pemptousia Partnership

Athonite Obediences

In Athonite coenobitic monasteries, the obediences are changed between the first and seventh days of the year. They usually last a year or more. This custom…

Apr 18, 2015
The Sounding

Fast-Free Fridays Deserve Souvlaki!

Here is a recipe perfect for a Fast​-​Free Friday. After 7 weeks of fasting​,​ it’s nice to celebrate with this delicious grilled recipe….

Apr 18, 2015
Pemptousia Partnership

The Celebration of the Resurrection at the Vatopedi Monastery

Christ is Risen! Truly He is Risen! Most people will never be able to journey to Mount Athos to experience Pascha there. But if you watch this video, you…

Apr 17, 2015
Pemptousia Partnership

The Resurrection: an affront to reason

By Archimandrite Epiphanios Ekonomou It’s hardly surprising that the message of the Resurrection of Christ has raised a whole host of doubts and questions….

Apr 17, 2015
Orthodoxy Explained

Crown them with Glory

Marriage as martyrdom?  We have Fr. Nikolai Meyer of the St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church in New Hartford, NY, to speak with us about a new website, Crown…

Apr 17, 2015
Come Receive the Light

Women in the Orthodox Church

Is there a place for women in the Orthodox Church? The Orthodox Church remembers the women at the Tomb of Christ on the Second Sunday following our Lord’s…

Apr 17, 2015
Orthodox News

Pastoral Practice Committee Pursues Ambitious Agenda in 2015

Can Orthodox weddings be celebrated on Saturdays? Are group confessions permissible? How are catechumens prepared for reception into the Church? The answers…

Apr 16, 2015