A Little Offering to the Blessed Virgin

A Little Offering to the Blessed Virgin

 Inspired by the documentary, PISTEVO, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring iconography and the Saints of the Orthodox Church.  Iconography, the centuries-old tradition of depicting faith through images, was the primary means of teaching Christianity until written records were formally canonized as the Holy Scriptures.  Please join us in raising...

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VIDEO: An Introduction to the Orthodox Worship Space

VIDEO: An Introduction to the Orthodox Worship Space

Orthodoxy looks different than Western Christianity. Literally. The degree to which it looks different depends on the Western Christian tradition it is compared to. For most Protestants, the Orthodox Church is entirely foreign. “Why all the pictures?” they might ask as they uncertainly navigate around the worship space—if they venture to enter an Orthodox Church in...

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NY Times – When ISIS Rapists Win

NY Times – When ISIS Rapists Win

Across the world, Christians are suffering for their faith, and we beseech you to remember the past and get involved.  The Orthodox Christian Network features important news on current and historical events.  The New York Times featured an alarming editorial by David Brooks on August 29 2015 that details ISIS’s...

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Valuing Traditions

Valuing Traditions

Is Orthodoxy burdened with traditions?   Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with  Fr. Stavros Akrotirianakis, pastor of St. John Greek Orthodox Church in Tampa, FL, about the value of traditions in the Orthodox Faith.  They speak primarily on the Forty Day Blessing of a newborn, but they expand on the...

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Daily Devotion: Church Community

Daily Devotion: Church Community

And Jesus answered him, “Blessed are you, Simon Bar-Jona! For flesh and blood has not revealed this to you, but my Father who is in heaven. And I tell you, you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the powers of death shall not prevail...

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