You are the salt of the earth

You are the salt of the earth

Listen to the Daily Reading for June 21, 2016, Monday of the Holy Spirit. St. Paul’s Letter to the Romans 1:1-7, 13-17   PAUL, a servant of Jesus Christ, called to be an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God which he promised beforehand through his prophets in the...

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International Society for Orthodox Church Music (ISOCM) Sponsors US Conference

International Society for Orthodox Church Music (ISOCM) Sponsors US Conference

On June 23-26, over 140 participants from 31 states and 5 countries plan to arrive in Minneapolis for a Conference to Explore the Future of Orthodox Church Music. Minneapolis, Minn. – The future of Orthodox Church music in North America and the English-speaking world will be the focus of a...

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World Orthodox Leaders Finally Meet

World Orthodox Leaders Finally Meet

With the eyes of the world on the Holy and Great Council taking place during these days following Pentecost, the Orthodoxy Christian Network is interested in sharing the many news sources talking about this historic event. An article titled, “World Orthodox leaders meet in landmark event” by Will Worley was...

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There Is Order Even Among Equals

There Is Order Even Among Equals

News agencies, both secular and religious, have picked up coverage of the Holy and Great Council. One of the recent articles, Orthodox ‘Great Council’ gets underway amid signs of division, in CRUX, a Catholic publication, addresses the issues why Antioch, Bulgaria, Georgia and Russia are not attending, calling for the meeting...

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Homily by His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch BARTHOLOMEW During Pentecost Liturgy.

Homily by His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch BARTHOLOMEW During Pentecost Liturgy.

HOMILY BY HIS ALL-HOLINESS CHAIRMAN OF THE HOLY AND GREAT COUNCIL OF THE ORTHODOX CHURCH ECUMENICAL PATRIARCH BARTHOLOMEW AT THE CONCELEBRATION OF THE DIVINE LITURGY OF ST. MINAS IN HERAKLION, CRETE THE PRIMATES OF THE HOLY ORTHODOX CHURCHES IN THE METROPOLITAN CHURCH WITH THEIR BEATITUDES Also available in GREEK, FRENCHand...

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Life in the Early Church

Life in the Early Church

Now when they heard this they were cut to the heart, and said to Peter and the rest of the apostles, “Brethren, what shall we do?”  And Peter said to them, “Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your...

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