Limping to Orthodoxy

Limping to Orthodoxy

I am not sure I can call it my “spiritual journey.” There aren’t any particular memories in my mind of some kind of conversion, or of the “aha!” moments. It was, and is, a pretty routine, uneventful process. I was born in Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine, in December 1957....

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Ο Χριστός, το “μάννα της ερήμου”

Ο Χριστός, το “μάννα της ερήμου”

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης σχολιάζοντας το θαύμα του χορτασμού των 5000 ανθρώπων απο τον Κύριο επισημαίνει οτι και στις μέρες μας, ζώντας στην ερημιά των πόλεων, έχουμε την ανάγκη του χορτασμού απο το σώμα της Εκκλησίας, απο την συμμετοχή μας στο μυστήριο της Θείας Ευχαριστίας, ώστε να μην χαθούμε στην έρημο,...

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Mass Murder Made Easy: The Story of the Armenian Genocide

Mass Murder Made Easy: The Story of the Armenian Genocide

In the midst of the current genocide being carried out against Assyrian, Chaldean, and Syriac Christians in Iraq, this documentary about the Armenian genocide in 1915 provides important historical context. All Christians should watch, reflect, pray, and tell the world about these atrocious evils. We can never forget, and we...

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IOCC Delivers Relief to Gaza’s Displaced Families

IOCC Delivers Relief to Gaza’s Displaced Families

PHOTO: A displaced boy from Gaza City welcomes the hot meals delivered by IOCC for his family and hundreds of other families seeking refuge at St. Porphyrius Greek Orthodox Christian Church in Gaza City. IOCC is providing emergency relief to hundreds of displaced families occupying the church and a nearby...

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White House Takes a Step in the Right Direction Against Christian Genocide

White House Takes a Step in the Right Direction Against Christian Genocide

Yesterday, the World Council of Arameans reported that nearly 400,000 families were ejected for Qaraqosh. Reports indicate that many of them are now stuck in the mountains near Irbil without food and water, facing certain death. This is just another in a string of events perpetrated against Middle-Eastern Christians and...

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USATODAY: US Launches Airstrikes in Iraq

USATODAY: US Launches Airstrikes in Iraq

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon said Friday that it launched an airstrike against Islamic militants in northern Iraq, hours after President Obama authorized American airstrikes against the rebels and humanitarian drops to aid refugees. The Pentagon said two FA-18 fighter-attack planes dropped 500-pound, laser-guided munitions on a mobile artillery place near...

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5 Demands of Aramean People to United Nations Security Council for Survival in Iraq

5 Demands of Aramean People to United Nations Security Council for Survival in Iraq

Beirut, 7 August 2014 Earlier today, the WCA reported on the mass exodus of 200,000 Aramean Christians from the Nineveh Plains (click here). In light of the emergency meeting on Iraq of the United Nations Security Council, it presented the Council five demands of the Aramean Christian people in Iraq....

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