Posts for September, 2013

The Sounding

Antichrist, Birmingham, Mass Killings

Another mass killing has happened. Already the news media frenzy has spilled all over the TV, Radio, the Internet, etc. Thirteen people died (twelve plus…

Sep 16, 2013
Adult Study Classes

The Gospel of Matthew, Part 2

Fr. John offers the second class in the series. He focuses on the narrative of Jesus’ birth. “The Nativity is best understood in relation to…

Sep 15, 2013
The Sounding

Evolution or Creation Science?

In my years as a priest and of sharing the Gospel, I have heard many reasons offered for not becoming a Christian: scandals associated with clergy, the…

Sep 15, 2013
The Sounding

Feast of the Holy Cross 2013

Apolytikion of the Holy Cross Lord, save Your people and bless Your inheritance, granting our rulers to prevail over adversaries, and protecting Your commonwealth…

Sep 14, 2013
The Sounding

Shrimp and Rice, a Good Way to Celebrate a Fasting Feast Day

On the feast of the Elevation of the Holy Cross, we celebrate the protection, glory and life-giving power of the cross.  We also remember with sobriety,…

Sep 13, 2013
Learn, The Sounding

Elevation of the Cross Prayer Beads

On September 14, we will be celebrating the Elevation of the Cross, and by celebrating I mean fasting. For this is one of two feast days which we actually…

Sep 12, 2013
Orthodoxy Explained

The Wrath of God

On Theologically Thinking, Fr. Christopher Stamos discusses the true nature of God’s apparent anger.

Sep 12, 2013
Journeys to Orthodoxy

Meet “Clancy”

On Journeys to Orthodoxy, Jacob Lee interviews “Clancy,” a man who grew up Mormon and then discovered the Orthodox faith after years of searching for…

Sep 12, 2013
Come Receive the Light - Greek

Meaning of the Cross

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης με αφορμή την εορτή της Υψώσεως του Τιμίου Σταυρού αναζητά…

Sep 12, 2013
Come Receive the Light

Syrian Crisis

You’ve heard plenty from the secular media about the situation in Syria, but how much do you know about the Orthodox Christian community there? Tune…

Sep 12, 2013
OCN Now Radio

Upcoming Meeting of Bishops

Listen now to OCN’s interview with Bishop Basil on the 4th meeting of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America, taking…

Sep 11, 2013
OCN Now Radio

Metropolitan Philip on Syria

On OCN Now, join us for an exclusive interview with His Eminence Metropolitan Philip, the primate of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North…

Sep 11, 2013
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