Building Musical Bridges: Part II

Building Musical Bridges: Part II

More than a year ago, I wrote a piece for The Sounding titled “Building Musical Bridges in the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese”. In that article, I expressed my belief that we need to start thinking of “choir people” and “chanters” as all being church musicians who are serving the same purpose...

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His name is John

His name is John

Listen to the Daily Reading for June 24, 2016, Nativity of the Forerunner John the Baptist. St. Paul’s Letter to the Romans 13:11-14; 14:1-4 Brethren, salvation is nearer to us now than when we first believed; the night is far gone, the day is at hand. Let us then cast...

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HCHC Offers Learning Opportunities for Laity, July 2016

HCHC Offers Learning Opportunities for Laity, July 2016

Hellenic College Holy Cross is pleased to announce a summer learning opportunity towards enhanced knowledge and spiritual enrichment in the Orthodox Christian Faith. “Training Laborers for the Lord” will be held on the HCHC campus July 18-22, 2016. Blessed by the Holy Eparchial Synod of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of...

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2016 Summer Feeding Program

2016 Summer Feeding Program

Are you looking for a meaningful activity with your family this summer? If you live near Columbus, OH; Washington, D.C; Fairfax County, VA; Detroit, MI;   Southern California; Phoenix,  AZ;  or Pittsburgh, PA, there is a chance FOCUS NA has just the thing you are looking for. 2016 Summer Feeding Program This summer, through our Summer Feeding...

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The Role of Social Networks in the Christian Life

The Role of Social Networks in the Christian Life

This video was presented at the 1st International Conference on Digital Media and Orthodox Pastoral Care (DMOPC15) in Athens on May 7-9, 2015, under His All-Holiness, the Ecumenical Patriarch, Bartholomew.  Click here to see more videos from DMOPC15 on YouTube.  Learn more about the 1st International Conference on Digital Medial...

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Being Like the Saints, Οι άγιοι κι εμεις

Being Like the Saints, Οι άγιοι κι εμεις

Listen as Dimitris Karavasilis, host of True Life- a Greek production of the Orthodox Christian Network, offers a reflection to enlighten our daily lives with the light of Scripture and wisdom of the Church fathers. This week: Being like the Saints. Οι άγιοι κι εμεις Ο άγιος Γρηγόριος ο Παλαμάς...

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The Purpose of the Church

The Purpose of the Church

And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers.  Acts 2:42  Thursday after Pentecost    Good morning Prayer Team! Many times, even those who are very involved in the church (this includes priests, parish council members, Sunday school teachers and others...

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