LIVE STREAM Bible Study – “The Church of the Holy Apostles: The Book of Acts” – Session 30

LIVE STREAM Bible Study – “The Church of the Holy Apostles: The Book of Acts” – Session 30

LIVE Bible Study with Fr. Athanasios C. Haros – Session 30 When: SEPTEMBER 9, 2015 & Every Wednesdays at 7 p.m. EST What:  A Bible Study on the Book of Acts  Click on the Link Below to Download the Study Guide for September 9:   LIVE Bible Study Guide – Study Guide...

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Learn About the Icon of St. Phillip – PISTEVO – The Art of Belief

Learn About the Icon of St. Phillip – PISTEVO – The Art of Belief

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. Learn About the Icon...

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The Role of the Virgin Mary in the Orthodox Church

The Role of the Virgin Mary in the Orthodox Church

The Virgin Mary tends to be the touchiest topic for Protestants looking into the Orthodox Church. When a Protestant attends Divine Liturgy for the first (or second, or third, or fourth) time, they will likely squirm during the hymns to the Virgin. In fact, they may be uncomfortable just seeing icons of...

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4 Great Orthodox Books for Middle and Junior High Students

4 Great Orthodox Books for Middle and Junior High Students

Inspired by the Department of Religious Education of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese, the Orthodox Christian Network features Great Books, Music & Teaching Publications featured in the Orthodox Christian Resource Catalog.  The Catalog is a publication of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Department of Religious Education.   All items featured...

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Willing AND Prepared to Enter Heaven

Willing AND Prepared to Enter Heaven

When Jesus describes heaven, He uses parables so we can better understand. In the parable of the marriage feast found in Matthew 22.2-14, we find several profound truths in the layers of the story, which teach us not only that we have been invited to enter heaven, but that, how...

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Daily Devotion: Talents

Daily Devotion: Talents

Blessed is every one who fears the Lord, who walks in His ways. You shall eat the fruit of the labor of your hands; you shall be happy, and it shall be well with you. Psalm 128:1-2 Good morning Prayer Team! When God passed out talents, no person was missed....

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Preaching in Hell, Part 4: Coffee for the Devil

Preaching in Hell, Part 4: Coffee for the Devil

In the first half of this series, I proposed that it’s worthwhile to investigate examples of Christian truth in popular culture in order to engage our neighbors and reveal the glory of God in our culture. I looked first at one example of a Christian missionary priest bringing the light...

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