Sunday of the Samaritan Woman

Sunday of the Samaritan Woman

In this episode of Good News for a Change, Fr. Constantine preaches on the Gospel for the Sunday of the Samaritan Woman. He starts with a reference to the Matrix movies, pointing out that the people locked within the Matrix live in an illusion in which their basic needs are...

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Preserving Inner Stillness and Peace

Preserving Inner Stillness and Peace

In this episode, Veronica describes her absence during Great Lent as a result of a severe bout of flu that resulted in hospitalizations. She discusses how she was sustained through this significant trial only through God’s sacramental graces and her husband’s support. She was recovered enough to make it to...

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The Benefits of a Father Confessor

The Benefits of a Father Confessor

​Is temptation the same as committing the sin? Archimandrite Christodoulos (Papadeas)​,​ the IEROKYRIX (Preacher/Confessor) of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Atlanta​,​ talks with Fr. Chris and answers this question and many more, such as: Do you know how to find a spiritual father?, Do we have to confess everything?, and...

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Raising Awareness of the Struggles and Relief Work in Syria

Raising Awareness of the Struggles and Relief Work in Syria

​Guest host Seraphim Danckaert speaks with Samer Laham from the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Syria regarding the joint effort of the Syrian Patriarchate and International Orthodox Christian Charities ​(IOCC​)​. With ​extensive experience ​in Syria, Mr. Laham is able to describe the current living conditions inside the country. ​These two organizations...

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The Children’s Word: Preaching in Prison

The Children’s Word: Preaching in Prison

Welcome to The Children’s Word, a weekly ministry of the Orthodox Christian Network brought to you by Presvytera Alexandra Houck! This week, Presvytera Alexandra asks you to think about how you’d feel if someone put you in jail for talking about Jesus. How would that make you feel? What would...

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