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The Generosity of Saint Brigid

Her mother, like St. Patrick before her, was a Christian slave. Her father was a pagan chieftain in Leinster, east Ireland. Brigid was born in ~453 (451-453) and grew into an open-hearted girl whose abundant generosity plagued her father. Multiple stories agree that she was constantly passing out milk, butter, and meat to the beggars

Feb 01, 2015
Orthodox News

Orthodox Institute at Cambridge Asks, “Christian Ecumenism: Does It Have a Future?”

In a few days the Institute for Orthodox Christian Studies in Cambridge will be hosting a significant lecture by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk….

Jan 31, 2015
Orthodox News

PBS Reports on Halki Seminary and Religious Freedom

Once the world’s leading Eastern Orthodox seminary, Halki was closed by the Turkish government 43 years ago. The US and religious freedom activists…

Jan 30, 2015
This Week in Orthodoxy

This Week in Orthodoxy, January 30, 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…

Jan 30, 2015
Orthodox News

IOCC Delivers Winter Relief to Snowbound Syrian Refugees

January 30, 2015 (Baltimore, MD)— Snow and frigid cold blanket Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley, where nearly 400,000 Syrian refugees living in vinyl tents…

Jan 30, 2015
Orthodox News

45 Churches Burned in Niger: Media Not Interested

Remember the outrage expressed around the world over the terrorist attack on Charlie Hebdo? Social media hummed, the world mourned, people marched and…

Jan 30, 2015
Orthodox News

14 Year Old Christian Girl Forced to Marry Jihadist, while 20 Captured Egyptian Christians Face Torture, Execution by ISIS

Horrors continue in the areas controled by the Islamic State. According to Christianity Daily: The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has captured…

Jan 30, 2015
Come Receive the Light - Greek

Αντί για τον χρηματικό πλούτο, ο πλούτος των αρετών

Η διδασκαλία των Τριών Ιεραρχών για την σωστή διαχείριση του πλούτου μας προτρέπει…

Jan 30, 2015
Pearls of Great Price

Why Evangelize?

In this episode of Pearls of Great Price, our host Veronica Hughes explores the motivations for Evangelism, so central to our Faith. Why do we try to spread…

Jan 29, 2015

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