Archbishop Demetrios of America Now a Geron

Archbishop Demetrios of America Now a Geron

  Nov 26, 2015 NEW YORK – The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America announces with great joy and gratitude to His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, the elevation of the Holy Archdiocese of America to the rank of Gerontiki Eparchy (meaning an eparchy headed...

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The Spirit of Thanksgiving

The Spirit of Thanksgiving

  Looking for a great Thanksgiving Day story? With retail stores open on Thursday, and mega ads for Black Friday, it’s nice to read a story about generosity and gratitude on Thanksgiving Day. The Washington Post recently wrote a story about a Greek restaurant owner in Detroit who fed anyone...

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Let Forgiveness Free You

Let Forgiveness Free You

  Don’t be a slave to any man!  Let forgiveness free you.  Listen to this intriguing interview with Rev. Deacon Stephen Muse as Fr. Chris and he discuss the core elements of forgiveness.  Is everything forgivable?  What if you can’t forgive others?  Can you forgive yourself without the sacrament of...

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Lincoln and a Wartime Thanksgiving

The Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature inspirational writings that serve as reminders of ‘Sparks of Good’ and examples of God’s grace and all for whom we remain thankful.  ‘Lincoln and a Wartime Thanksgiving’, republished below with permission from the author, is a masterfully researched, beautiful article that reminds us, in the words of Abraham...

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Classroom Resources for Preschool & Elementary School

Classroom Resources for Preschool & Elementary School

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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