Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Fellowship to Work at the United Nations

Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Fellowship to Work at the United Nations

NEW YORK – The Department of Inter-Orthodox, Ecumenical, and Interfaith Relations of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America announces its Faith-Based Diplomacy & Advocacy Initiative. The Initiative establishes a total of four (2 for 2015-2016 and 2 for 2016-2017) yearlong Archdiocesan fellowships at the United Nations. All Orthodox Christian graduate and post-graduate...

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The Children’s Word: The Kids who Shouted “Hosanna”

The Children’s Word: The Kids who Shouted “Hosanna”

Welcome to The Children’s Word, a weekly ministry of the Orthodox Christian Network brought to you by Presvytera Alexandra Houck! This week, Pres. Alexandra reminds us that there were children at the very first Palm Sunday. Find out why they were important, and what they teach us about why kids...

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Lazarus Cross

Lazarus Cross

From the Greek island of Santorini, the ‘Lazarus’ is a large wooden cross covered with rosemary and flowers. On the eve of Holy Week, it is a pre-celebration of the life-giving nature of the Cross which will soon be experienced. The cross is made on the morning of Lazarus Saturday...

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IOCC Assists Syrian Families Escaping Bloodshed In Idlib

IOCC Assists Syrian Families Escaping Bloodshed In Idlib

April 1, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) — As the security and humanitarian situation in Idlib, Syria, continues to deteriorate following escalated fighting this past weekend, International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC), working in partnership with the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East (GOPA), is providing emergency medical assistance, hygiene kits,...

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St. Mary of Egypt, March 29

St. Mary of Egypt, March 29

In this episode, Guest Preacher Fr. Themi Adamopoulos discusses the life of St. Mary of Egypt. All of us are sinners who rely on God’s abundant grace and mercy. And as a result, all of us are called upon to forgive others. The life of St. Mary of Egypt shows...

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Annunciation, March 25

Annunciation, March 25

​In this episode, Fr. Constantine Lazarakis discusses the Annunciation of the Theotokos. She had true apprehension about what was asked of her. Indeed, our first instinct when facing a severe challenge is to say no. But the Blessed Theotokos accepted God’s Will and declared, “May it be done to me...

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LIVE Bible Study: The Church of the Holy Apostles, Session 23

LIVE Bible Study: The Church of the Holy Apostles, Session 23

In this week’s session we will discuss Acts 10.1-23, and Homily 22 “On Acts” from St John Chrysostom. Click here to download your free study guide. “And they continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, in the breaking of bread, and in prayers.” Acts 2.42 Come and study together...

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