Building Musical Bridges in the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese

Building Musical Bridges in the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese

A couple of summers ago, I was participating in a regional choir federation’s convention. I was there to teach a workshop on Byzantine chant, but I was also singing in the convention choir. The Sunday of the convention, I helped to chant Orthros; as soon as the final “Ἅγιος Ἀθάνατος,...

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The First Orthodox Bishop Ordained in America

The First Orthodox Bishop Ordained in America

Do you know who the first Orthodox bishop ordained in America was? Did you say St. Raphael of Brooklyn? The Antiochian Archdiocese is remembering St. Raphael all year long as part of his Centennial Jubilee. Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with Very Rev. Fr. Thomas Zain, Dean of St. Nicholas...

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Fr. Roman Braga’s Spirituality of Joy

Fr. Roman Braga’s Spirituality of Joy

Two days ago, I saw various reports online that Fr. Roman Braga is ill. He was the definitive influence on my life as a teen, and my confessor for many years. So, I went to YouTube to hear his voice again. There’s one documentary about his suffering for 11 years...

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Προσευχή και νηστεία

Προσευχή και νηστεία

Η προσευχή και η νηστεία απαραίτητα στοιχεία, εφόδια στην πνευματική πορεία μας προς την Βασιλεία του Θεού. Posted by the Orthodox Christian Network. You can find the Orthodox Christian Network on Google+

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