Daily Reading for Saint Savinos

Daily Reading for Saint Savinos

Listen to the daily readings for March 16, 2016, according to the calendar of the Orthodox Christian Church. For Vespers – Genesis 1:24-2:3 And God said, “Let the earth bring forth living creatures according to their kinds: cattle and creeping things and beasts of the earth according to their kinds.” And...

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Being Separate in a Connected World

Being Separate in a Connected World

Beloved in Christ, we have to see ourselves as being different than the world around us! As Christians we are called to be “in the world, but not of the world.” (John 15:19). The Scripture says “come out and be separate…..” (2 Cor. 6:17) Yet this can be very difficult...

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Εισαγωγή στην Μεγάλη Σαρακοστή Introduction to Great Lent

Εισαγωγή στην Μεγάλη Σαρακοστή Introduction to Great Lent

  True Life- Greek is a weekly program that strives to enlighten our daily lives with the light of Scripture and wisdom of the Church fathers. The show focuses on themes designed to feature the effect of faith and our participation in the life of the Church. It is a...

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Following lobbing effort by Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago, House of Representatives pass Concurrent Resolution 75

Following lobbing effort by Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago, House of Representatives pass Concurrent Resolution 75

UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES PASS CONCURRENT RESOLUTION 75 RESOLUTION WHICH BRINGS OFFICIAL RECOGNITION TO ACTS OF GENOCIDE IN SYRIA AND IRAQ PASSES FOLLOWING LOBBYING EFFORT BY HIS GRACE BISHOP DEMETRIOS AND GREEK ORTHODOX METROPOLIS OF CHICAGO Chicago, IL: His Grace Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos, Chancellor of the Greek Orthodox...

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Lenten Retreat on the Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church, April 2

Lenten Retreat on the Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church, April 2

Inspired by the The Order of St. Andrew of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, The Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the good works and deeds of faith that defend and promote the Orthodox Christian faith and tradition. An Archon is an honoree by His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew for his outstanding service to the Church, and...

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Cheesefare Weary

Cheesefare Weary

Today I am feeling weary – of an illness that has plagued me for half my life, of my bad eating habits, of my fears for my child and his future. Just weary. So instead of doing something productive like praying or attending to one of the items on my...

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Martha Actually Set a Great Example

Martha Actually Set a Great Example

She said to him, “Yes, Lord; I believe that you are the Christ, the Son of God, he who is coming into the world.”  John 11:27  (Gospel on the Saturday of Lazarus)   Good morning Prayer Team! Most of us are familiar with the story of Mary and Martha, told...

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