On Earth as it is in Heaven: Interviews, Part 2

On Earth as it is in Heaven: Interviews, Part 2

In this video, Fr. Christopher Metropulos interviews Fr. Christopher Bender, the chair of the steering committee for the Fellowship of the Transfiguration Conference. Fr. Bender explains the meaning of this year’s title “On Earth as it is in Heaven,” and how Orthodox theology should lead to the “greening of the Orthodox...

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On Earth as it is in Heaven: Interviews

On Earth as it is in Heaven: Interviews

“On Earth as it is in Heaven, Putting Orthodox Theology and Ecology into Practice” is a conference hosted by The Orthodox Fellowship of the Transfiguration that was held in Washington, DC.  OCN’s Fr. Christopher Metropulos attended the event, and below you can see his interviews with notable guests, including Keynote...

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Yes, Our Church is Green

Yes, Our Church is Green

“… there are no two ways of looking at either the world or God. There is no distinction between human welfare and concern for ecological preservation. The way we relate to nature as creation reflects directly the way we believe in God as Creator of all things. The sacredness with...

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A Virtual Pilgrimage with OCN

A Virtual Pilgrimage with OCN

Are you traveling with OCN to the Holy Land in March? Do you wish you could? This year, we will be offering a special “virtual Pilgrimage” on our website to help you travel in spirit with the pilgrims who will be walking in the footsteps of Christ. For the next...

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The Gospel of Matthew, Part 20

The Gospel of Matthew, Part 20

The Gospel of Matthew 9:27-31 Faith’s Test and Faith’s Reward, The Two Reactions +Son of David have mercy on us! We hear this phrase used many times in the Gospels. It is noteworthy to mention that this phrase is always used by crowds or by people who knew Jesus only...

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Presentation of Our Lord

Presentation of Our Lord

Your birth sanctified a Virgin’s womb and properly blessed the hands of Symeon. Having now come and saved us, O Christ our God, give peace to your commonwealth in troubled times and strengthen those in authority, whom you love, as only the loving one. +Kontakion (First Tone)

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Η ελπίδα κατά τους Τρεις Ιεράρχες

Η ελπίδα κατά τους Τρεις Ιεράρχες

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης αναδεικνύει την αρετή της ελπίδας, όπως αυτή αναδύεται μέσα απο την διδασκαλία και το έργο των Τριών Ιεραρχών. Ιδιαίτερα σε εποχές δύσκολες, όπως αυτές που διανύουμε, όταν όσα θεωρούσαμε αυτονόητα καταρρέουν γύρω μας με αποτέλεσμα την δική μας απελπισία, οι Τρεις Ιεράρχες μας θυμίζουν την θεόδοτη σπίθα...

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