Deleting Our Orthodoxy

Deleting Our Orthodoxy

Meet Abbot Tryphon – you may know him from his popular blog, ‘The Morning Offering’, or perhaps you’ve read one of his many books or follow him and his Monastery’s Facebook page? However, do you know the ‘real’ Abbot Tryphon? According to the world’s largest social media platform, Facebook, Abbot...

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Come, Receive the Light

Come, Receive the Light

Welcome to The Children’s Word, a weekly ministry of the Orthodox Christian Network brought to you by Presvytera Alexandra Houck! This week, we celebrate Pascha, the feast of feasts! Do you remember the special song we sing for Pascha? Pres. Alexandra asks you to think about what it’s like to...

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Virtual Choir of 90 Voices Sings Paschal Communion Hymn

Virtual Choir of 90 Voices Sings Paschal Communion Hymn

Last year, a group called AXIOS Music initiated an outstanding video project. Ninety choir members from 40 different Greek Orthodox churches in the United States recorded themselves singing the Paschal communion hymn, “Receive ye the Body of Christ. Taste the fountain of immortality. Alleluia” AXIOS mixed all of these voices...

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Service of the Bridegroom (Tuesday Night)

Service of the Bridegroom (Tuesday Night)

Beginning on the evening of Palm Sunday and continuing through the evening of Holy Tuesday, the Orthodox Church observes a special service known as the Service of the Bridgegroom. The name of the service is from the figure of the Bridegroom in the parable of the Ten Virgins found in...

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