IOCC Offers Winter Relief in Syria

IOCC Offers Winter Relief in Syria

  The Syrian war has displaced six and a half million people inside its borders and driven more than four million more from their homes in search of safety in other countries. The arrival of winter only worsens the harsh living conditions for these besieged families.  International Orthodox Christian Charities,...

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Daily Reading for December 11, 2015

Daily Reading for December 11, 2015

St. Paul’s Letter to Titus 1:15-16; 2:1-10 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 98.9,1 Exalt the Lord our God. Verse: The Lord reigns; let the people tremble. TITUS, my son, to the pure all things are pure, but to the corrupt and unbelieving nothing is pure; their very minds and consciences are corrupted....

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 St. Porphyrios Exhibits “That They May be One”

 St. Porphyrios Exhibits “That They May be One”

  On the evening of Wednesday, November 18, 2015 the Holy Cross Bookstore hosted its fourth Symposium at Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology. Michael Tishel, co-director of the Office of Vocation and Ministry at the school, presented a talk entitled, “St. Porphyrios of Kavsokalyvia: Model and Teacher...

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Counting Down to Christmas

Counting Down to Christmas

  Happy Holidays?  There are just a few weeks and days left until we celebrate Christmas.  We found a lovely conversation between the Very Rev. Dr. John Anthony McGuckin and Fr. Chris Metropulos discussing the holidays and Christmas.  Fr. John teaches at Union Theological Seminary and is Professor of Byzantine...

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Missed Bible Study? – Session 39 Archive – The Book of Acts

Missed Bible Study? – Session 39 Archive – The Book of Acts

Missed Bible Study This Week? Watch the Session 39 Archive of the LIVE Bible Study- The Church of the Holy Apostles – The Book of Acts With Fr. Athanasios C. Haros  Watch the LIVE Bible Study from Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at 7 p.m. EST on the Book of Acts – 17.16 – 31 –...

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Uninvited Preachers Make Brazen Entrance 

Uninvited Preachers Make Brazen Entrance 

  Earlier today I came across a video about a group of former Muslim men who converted to an Evangelical Christian group.  They call themselves Koosha Las Vegas. In the video we see “preachers” have strayed from their street corners and actually began preaching in Catholic churches! They interrupted the sermon...

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OCAMPR: Fragmentation and Reintegration

OCAMPR: Fragmentation and Reintegration

    The Orthodox Christian Association of Medicine, Psychology, and Religion (OCAMPR) is an organization endorsed by the Assembly of Bishops that provides sustenance, dialogue, and growth for Orthodox Christians in professions that minister to the health of their fellow human beings. OCAMPR stresses the symbiotic relationship between incarnational, kenotic...

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Nativity Devotion, December 10: Let’s Talk About It

Nativity Devotion, December 10: Let’s Talk About It

    And when they saw it they made known the saying which had been told them concerning this child.  Luke 2:17   Good morning Prayer Team! One of the most boisterous carols of the Christmas season is called “Go Tell It on the Mountain:” Go tell it on the...

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