This Week in Orthodoxy, September 19, 2014

This Week in Orthodoxy, September 19, 2014

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 Louvaris. These are the stories making headlines this week:  Thirteen years after the loss of St. Nicholas at the World Trade Center, a date for the...

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Assembly of Bishops Issues Message to the Faithful, Statement on Middle East

Assembly of Bishops Issues Message to the Faithful, Statement on Middle East

Dallas, TX–The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America concluded its fifth annual meeting on Thursday in Dallas, Texas. The Assembly issued a message to the faithful and a statement on the Middle East. Both texts can be found here: Message to the Faithful and Statement...

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Ο Σταυρός του Κυρίου και ο δικός μας σταυρός

Ο Σταυρός του Κυρίου και ο δικός μας σταυρός

Μόνο εαν ο δικός μας σταυρός, εκείνος που προτρέπει ο Κύριος να σηκώσουμε και να τον ακολουθήσουμε, γίνει σταυρός του Κυρίου τότε θα έχει αξία, θα είναι ελαφρύς και θα συμπορευτεί με τον δικό Του. Αλλιώς θα είναι ένας δυσβάσταχτος σταυρός που θα τον περιφέρουμε δίχως νόημα και σκοπό και...

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In Success – Thanking God

In Success – Thanking God

The earthly mind is confined to itself. When it accomplishes something, it takes full credit for the accomplishment, and self-centeredly assumes that what is accomplished is the result only of the efforts, talents and abilities that it enjoys. The reverent mind transcends itself, and understands that whatever accomplishments we achieve...

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The Fallen Man

The Fallen Man

Join us this week as we revisit a conversation with Frederica Mathewes-Green entitled “The Fallen Man.” Hear Frederica’s thoughts on the dangers of picking and choosing religious ideas as we see fit, why your inner voice may not always be correct, and the problems of hiding behind the expression “I...

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