The word of God is not fettered

The word of God is not fettered

Listen to the Daily Reading for October 20, 2016, St. Paul’s Second Letter to Timothy 2:1-10 TIMOTHY, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus, and what you have heard from me before many witnesses entrust to faithful men who will be able to teach others...

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The Beatitudes and the True Meaning of Peace

The Beatitudes and the True Meaning of Peace

Every Sunday liturgy, the Orthodox sing the Beatitudes, the introduction to Christ’s Sermon on the Mount. They are traditionally considered to be the most concise summary of what our spiritual life in Christ should look like. “Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed...

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Fourth Boston Byzantine Music Festival

Fourth Boston Byzantine Music Festival

The fourth Boston Byzantine Music Festival explores paraliturgical music—music and song written on sacred themes and performed outside of the formal liturgy—in Byzantine and post-Byzantine chant, the music of Medieval and Renaissance Europe, the Jewish tradition, and contemporary composition. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS   Liturgical and Paraliturgical Hymnology in East and...

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Maria Logus to Serve Second Term as National Philoptochos President

Maria Logus to Serve Second Term as National Philoptochos President

New York, NY – His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, Primate of the Greek Orthodox Church in America, and Chairman of the Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society announced the reappointment of Maria Logus of New York to a second term as National Philoptochos President at the inaugural meeting of the 2016-2018 National...

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Taking a message

Taking a message

Have you ever taken a message for somebody?  “She’s not here right now. May I take a message?” you might say. Then when you have a chance, you spread the news, whatever you heard on the phone. In today’s epistle reading, we hear how Saint Paul had a very important message...

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Do THIS Above Everything Else

Do THIS Above Everything Else

THE ENCOURAGEMENT PROJECT Jesus said to His Disciples: “A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another; even as I have loved you, that you also love one another.  By this all men will know that you are My Disciples, if you have love for one another.”...

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Holy Cross Orthodox Press Announces New Director

Holy Cross Orthodox Press Announces New Director

Rev. Fr. Michael Monos has been named Director of Holy Cross Orthodox Press. “I am humbled and honored to serve our Holy Archdiocese as the Director of Holy Cross Orthodox Press,” said Rev. Fr. Monos. “It is my prayer that God will bless our collective efforts to make the Press...

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