Seminary Mourns the Passing of Dn. Hoeplinger

Seminary Mourns the Passing of Dn. Hoeplinger

Blessed is the way wherein you walk today, for there is prepared for you a place of rest. (From the Orthodox Funeral Service)   The St. Tikhon’s Seminary community mourns the passing of Dn. Dr. Mark Hoeplinger, a devoted member of their Board of Trustees, a Board Certified Otolaryngologist, and...

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Using Time Wisely

Using Time Wisely

  Every day has 1440 minutes. If we sleep eight hours a day, that leaves us awake 960 minutes a day. What do we do with those minutes? How do we pass the precious time that God gives us each day of our lives? Of course, many of us may...

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Daily Devotion: Play to Win

Daily Devotion: Play to Win

This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.  Psalm 118:24    Good morning Prayer Team! Are you a glass half full person, or a glass half empty person? Do you approach things with an optimistic view or a pessimistic view? Do...

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Learn About St. John The Evangelist and Theologian

Learn About St. John The Evangelist and Theologian

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 St. John...

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Pluck Out the Thorns from Your Heart

Pluck Out the Thorns from Your Heart

Using the Parable of the Sower (Luke 8.5-15), Jesus taught that there are four conditions of the heart. Either the heart is hardened and the Word of God cannot penetrate, or the heart is shallow and the roots cannot grow deep, or the heart is filled with thorns which chock...

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