Holy Pentecost

Holy Pentecost

Streamed live on Jun 23, 2013 When the Most High came down and confounded tongues of men (Babel), He divided the Nations. When He dispensed the Tongues of Fire, He called all to unity, and with one voice we glorify the Most Holy Spirit. *Kontakion in the Plagal of the...

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Presence of the Holy Spirit

Presence of the Holy Spirit

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης με την ευκαιρία της Πεντηκοστής υπογραμμίζει την αναγκαιότητα της εκκλησιαστικής ζωής, έτσι όπως αυτή αναδύεται απο την φανέρωση του Αγίου Πνεύματος και την εγκαθίδρυση της Εκκλησίας την μέρα εκείνη.

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Meeting John Darnall

Meeting John Darnall

On Journeys to Orthodoxy, hear the story of how John Darnall, raised in a Protestant mission tradition, built on the foundation of faith he learned from his parents. He worked in the Youth With a Mission (YWAM) movement, but when other leaders converted to Orthodoxy, he underwent a period of...

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Vesper Service – Feast of Pentecost

Vesper Service – Feast of Pentecost

Our busy lives sometimes get in the way of experiencing all the special liturgies of our Tradition, such as Vespers. Listen to this episode of Theologically Thinking as Fr. Steven Ritter and Fr. Timothy Chrapko speak on the Vesper Service of the Feast of Pentecost and explore the richness and...

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Good Communication and Relationships

Good Communication and Relationships

Tune in this week to hear the first part of Fr. Chris’ talk with Dr. Ary Christofidis of the Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute. Dr. Christofidis talks about the importance and effects of good communication in our relationships today. He also offers practical tips on improving communication, particularly the practice of...

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What is a True Friend These Days?

What is a True Friend These Days?

A true friend prays to God for his friends. A true friend cares for the salvation and the souls of his friends. Persuade friends to step away from false paths and stir them to the paths of truth- that is the true and precious friendship. Saint Bishop Nikolaj Lately, as...

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Anda

Anda

Above: The faithful celebrating Pascha in Ulaan Baatar.   Христос амилав! Christ is Risen! Anda. A powerful bond. A sacrificial pledge and an expression of unending love and protection. We’ve got big news this summer, but it’s hidden in this email and you have to find it! When you do,...

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Ascension of Jesus

Ascension of Jesus

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης προσπαθεί να εμβαθύνει στις επιπτώσεις που έχει η Ανάληψη του Κυρίου στην καθημερινή μας ζωή. Η ανθρώπινη φύση μας ανυψώνεται στους ουρανούς, έχει την δυνατότητα να κοινωνεί με τον Θεό, να διεκδικήσει τη θέωση και τη λύτρωση. Ολα αυτά όχι πια ως προσδοκία και ελπίδα, αλλά ως...

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Meeting Mike and Jessica

Meeting Mike and Jessica

On Journeys to Orthodoxy, meet Mike and Jessica, who both grew up Catholic and found the Orthodox Faith. Listen in as Fr. James Early interviews this couple from his church. ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is a 501(c)3 and an official agency of the Assembly of Canonical Bishops...

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318 Fathers of the First Ecumenical Council

318 Fathers of the First Ecumenical Council

In honor of the Sunday of the First Council Fathers, Fr. William Chiganos will discuss the 318 Fathers of the First Ecumenical Council on Special Moments in Orthodoxy.

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Gay Marriage

Gay Marriage

Join Fr. Chris as he speaks with Fr. Sergei Sveshnikov on the topic of gay marriage. Why does the Orthodox Church hold the view it does? How do we communicate that view with Christian love? You won’t want to miss this open and honest conversation!

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Mud and Miracles

Mud and Miracles

Saint Macrina the Younger was born in approx. 327 AD and died in 389 AD. She and her brother St. Basil worked together to establish and regularize the monastic movement in the Orthodox Church in Asia Minor. This is a fictional story based on an episode recorded by Macrina’s younger...

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