The kingdom of heaven is like…

The kingdom of heaven is like…

Listen to the Daily Reading for July 29, 2016. St. Paul’s First Letter to the Corinthians 4:5-8 BRETHREN, do not pronounce judgment before the time, before the Lord comes, who will bring to light the things now hidden in darkness and will disclose the purposes of the heart. Then every...

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Excerpt on Missions from the Encyclical of the Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church

Excerpt on Missions from the Encyclical of the Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church

The following is an excerpt on the Orthodox understanding of missions from the Encyclical of the Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church, recently held in Crete. II. The mission of the Church in the world The apostolic work and the proclamation of the Gospel, also known as mission,...

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Russian Orthodox Pilgrims Gather in Kiev Despite Threats

Russian Orthodox Pilgrims Gather in Kiev Despite Threats

Despite threats that grenades had been planted along their route, thousands of Russian Orthodox pilgrims were able to meet in Kiev’s most revered monastery by completing their journey in buses.  BY FRANCESCA EBEL AND NATALIYA VASILYEVA, ASSOCIATED PRESS MOSCOW — Jul 27, 2016, 11:59 AM ET Thousands of Russian Orthodox...

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Commandments of Christ According to St Gregory Palamas, Οι εν Χριστώ εντολές

Commandments of Christ According to St Gregory Palamas, Οι εν Χριστώ εντολές

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: the Ten Commandments. Οι εν Χριστώ εντολές Παρουσιάζουμε το δεύτερο μέρος του δεκαλόγου...

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Put the “Cool Card” Away

Put the “Cool Card” Away

Then David said to Solomon his son, “Be strong and of good courage, and do it.  Fear not, be not dismayed; for the Lord God, even my God is with you.  He will not fail you or forsake you, until all the work for the service of the house of...

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