The Style and Ethos of Athonite Singing

The Style and Ethos of Athonite Singing

By Fr. Iakovos the Athonite Once, when I was talking to an Elder who’d been on the Holy Mountain for many years (more than twice the number I had), he mentioned the following in the course of conversation: ‘the late Father E… would always sing this doxastiko [a special hymn,...

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Paschal Blessings from Archbishop Demetrios

Paschal Blessings from Archbishop Demetrios

The day of Resurrection; let us be radiant for the festival, and let us embrace one another. Let us say, even to those that hate us, ‘Let us forgive all things on the Resurrection,’ and so let us cry, ‘Christ has risen from the dead: by death he has trampled...

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It’s Not Over!

It’s Not Over!

Welcome to The Children’s Word, a weekly ministry of the Orthodox Christian Network brought to you by Presvytera Alexandra Houck! Did you think that Pascha was over? It’s not! This week, Presvytera Alexandra shares a fun little story about St. Seraphim that helps us remember to keep on celebrating. You...

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LIVE Bible Study: The Church of the Holy Apostles, Session 24

LIVE Bible Study: The Church of the Holy Apostles, Session 24

In this week’s session, we will discuss Acts 10.23-43, and Homily 23 “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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