Orthodoxy in the Old Testament Prophets and Music  

Orthodoxy in the Old Testament Prophets and Music  

In celebration of the Three Hierarchs, we went back into our archives to find a conversation between Fr. Chris Metropulos, currently the President of Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology,  and Fr. Deacon Irenaios Anderson, Associate Dean of Academics and Instructor of Old Testament for Saint Herman...

Read more
Listen to the Daily Reading for January 31, 2016, Cyrus & John the Unmercenaries

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 31, 2016, Cyrus & John the Unmercenaries

EPISTLE READING Saint Paul’s First Letter to Timothy 4:9-15 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 28.11,1 The Lord will give strength to his people. Verse: Bring to the Lord, O sons of God, bring to the Lord honor and glory. TIMOTHY, my son, the saying is sure and worthy of full acceptance....

Read more
A New Home for Saints Raphael, Nicholas, and Irene

A New Home for Saints Raphael, Nicholas, and Irene

Palm Harbor Greek Orthodox church destroyed in fire to rebuild  PALM HARBOR, Fla. Shovels will hit the ground in the rebuilding of St. Raphael, Nicholas and Irene, the Greek Orthodox Church destroyed in an electrical fire over a year ago. The groundbreaking ceremony, scheduled for February 1, will begin with a service...

Read more
Conclusion of the Synaxis of the Primates of the Orthodox Church

Conclusion of the Synaxis of the Primates of the Orthodox Church

  SYNAXIS OF THE PRIMATES OF THE ORTHODOX CHURCHES Chambésy, 21-28, 2016 COMMUNIQUÉ At the invitation of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, the Synaxis of Primates of the Orthodox Autocephalous Churches took place at the Orthodox Center of the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Chambésy, Geneva, from 21st to 28th January, 2016....

Read more
Orthodox and Single

Orthodox and Single

I was scrolling through Facebook the other day and I found a most intriguing post. Several of my clergy friends liked and commented on a new online dating site called Orthodox and Single. My first reaction, typical for me, was skepticism. Who is this guy and what kind of a...

Read more
Nostalgia

Nostalgia

  …a poetic rendering (of the original Greek) by Christodoulos, priest-monk   Where, O where are the blessed good old days, when life was simpler, happier …and not such a maze? What happened to the gatherings at yiayia’s after Church? Now getting everyone together is like an all outright search!...

Read more
Daily Devotion, January 30: Let Us be Attentive

Daily Devotion, January 30: Let Us be Attentive

Hear, O sons, a father’s instruction, and be attentive, that you may gain insight; for I give you good precepts: do not forsake my teaching.  Proverbs 4: 1-2 Let us be attentive. Two scripture readings are part of each Divine Liturgy.  One is from either the Acts of the Apostles...

Read more