Fragmentation, Unity, and the Holy Spirit

Fragmentation, Unity, and the Holy Spirit

 This is a revised version of a talk given at a clergy retreat sponsored by the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Denver (February 11, 2015). I am thankful to His Eminence Metropolitan Isaiah and to his clergy for their support and hospitality. We live in a culture of organized distractions. We...

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Fighting Childhood Cancer

Fighting Childhood Cancer

The new EIKONA album is out​, and Presvytera Stacey Dorrance is here to talk about their love for sacramental music in a language they understand, and their new CD,​ ​Abundant Mercy, the Polyeleos​. You can find their CD on the OCN Amazon store, or their website www.eikona.com But first, listen...

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‘Baptism By Troll’ As Patriarch Kirill Opens VK Social Networking Page

‘Baptism By Troll’ As Patriarch Kirill Opens VK Social Networking Page

RADIO FREE EUROPE RUSSIA   MOSCOW — The Russian Orthodox Church’s Patriarch Kirill launched a personal page over the weekend on a popular social-networking site to better engage with Orthodox Christians. But the online foray was overshadowed by a flurry of sarcastic comments posted on the page by atheist and...

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Finding God in Prayer

Finding God in Prayer

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/CRTL/On_Air/crtl060405.mp3 On this ​”​Throwback Thursday​,”​ we have a CRTL​ episode​ from June 4, 2005. The contact information and website mentioned have changed​,​ but the message is​ still​ true. In this episode, we begin with a discussion on why Orthodox Christians call Mary the Mother of God,​ or God​-​Bearer​,​ Theotokos in...

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