Christ is Risen with an Appalachian Flair

Christ is Risen with an Appalachian Flair

  Christ is risen from the dead,trampling down death by death,and on those in the tombs bestowing life! Since Orthodox Christians celebrate our Lord’s resurrection for forty days, that is until Ascension, we will be posting several videos of the beautiful hymn, “Christ is Risen” until then. In this video, Dr....

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Blessed are those who have not seen and yet believe.

Blessed are those who have not seen and yet believe.

Listen to the Daily Reading for May 8, 2016, Thomas Sunday. St. John’s First Universal Letter 1:1-7 THAT WHICH WAS from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon and touched with our hands, concerning the word of life – the...

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A Mother’s Day Meditation

A Mother’s Day Meditation

It’s Mother’s Day weekend, and I’m in a horrible mood. The sun is shining. The birds are chirping. And the social media posts are dripping with sentiment and joy. Everywhere I turn, commercials on radio, TV, even promotions in the yoga studio where I practice and teach are taunting me...

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St. Tikhon’s Confirms Archbishop Demetrios as Commencement Speaker on Graduation

St. Tikhon’s Confirms Archbishop Demetrios as Commencement Speaker on Graduation

With great joy, the Board of Trustees of Saint Tikhon’s Orthodox Theological Seminary announces that the Commencement Speaker for this year’s 74th Annual Commencement (May 28, 2016) will be His Eminence, the Most Reverend Archbishop DEMETRIOS, Geron of America, and Primate of the Greek Orthodox Church in America. This year’s...

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Pascha, Miracles and Church Fires

Pascha, Miracles and Church Fires

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church.  I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines this week. Orthodox Christians Observe Pascha China’s first Orthodox priest in sixty years Thousands flock to ‘miracle’...

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The Resurrection—From the Gospel of John

The Resurrection—From the Gospel of John

Now on the first day of the week Mary Magdalene came to the tomb early, while it was still dark, and saw that the stone had been taken away from the tomb.  So she ran, and went to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one whom Jesus loved, and...

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