Listen to the Daily Reading for January 21, 2016, MAXIMOS

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 21, 2016, MAXIMOS

  EPISTLE READING St. Paul’s Letter to the Philippians 1:12-20 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 115.15,12 Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints. Verse: What shall I render to the Lord for all that he has given me? Brethren, I want you to know that...

Read more
 Atlas of American Orthodox Christian Monasteries

 Atlas of American Orthodox Christian Monasteries

  BROOKLINE, MA-  The first-ever Atlas of American Orthodox Christian Monasteries ($19.95) is now in print and will be available from Holy Cross Orthodox Press in early February. Drawing on extensive research, as well as fascinating stories and “insider” anecdotes, the Atlas offers readers: A scholarly introduction into traditions of Eastern...

Read more
Celebration Weekend for the Three Hierarchs and the Day of Greek Letters

Celebration Weekend for the Three Hierarchs and the Day of Greek Letters

Celebration Weekend for the Three Hierarchs and the Day of Greek Letters   Jan 19, 2016 NEW YORK – The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, through its National and Direct Archdiocesan District departments of Education, organizes a program of celebration to mark the Feast of the Three Hierarchs, and the Day...

Read more
Catholic and Orthodox Christians Affirm Sanctity of Life, Invite People into the Embrace of Christ

Catholic and Orthodox Christians Affirm Sanctity of Life, Invite People into the Embrace of Christ

Catholic and Orthodox Christians Affirm Sanctity of Life, Invite People into the Embrace of Christ             Jan 20, 2016 NEW YORK— On the occasion of the 43rd anniversary of Roe v. Wade, Orthodox and Catholic Christians will join in prayer and public gathering to express their long-standing belief that all life...

Read more
The Children’s Word: Praying some more

The Children’s Word: Praying some more

Praying some more Have you ever asked your parents for something…and then asked them again and again until they finally gave it to you? Sometimes they might give in, only after you’ve asked them more than once. In today’s Gospel reading, we hear about a blind man who wanted to...

Read more
Daily Devotion, January 20: It’s How We Keep Our Eyes on the Prize

Daily Devotion, January 20: It’s How We Keep Our Eyes on the Prize

Peter answered Jesus, “Lord, if it is You, bid me come to You on the water.”  He said, “Come.”  So Peter got out of the boat and walked on the water and came to Jesus; but when he saw the wind, he was afraid, and beginning to sink he cried...

Read more