Seven Holy Martyred Youths of Ephesus

Seven Holy Martyred Youths of Ephesus

Listen to the Daily Reading for October 22, 2016, St. Paul’s First Letter to the Corinthians 15:39-45 BRETHREN, not all flesh is alike, but there is one kind for men, another for animals, another for birds, and another for fish. There are celestial bodies and there are terrestrial bodies; but...

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Statue Dedication with a Blessing by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios

Statue Dedication with a Blessing by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios

America’s Response Statue dedication with a blessing by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios over the original #stnicholas in Liberty Park#firstresponder #americasheroes #usa #stnicholas #wtc#rebuildstnicholas #nyc #blessing #agiasmos More about St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center on Facebook Funding for news from this department is provided through the support...

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Orthodoxy and the Environment

Orthodoxy and the Environment

Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with Fr. Olaf Scott and his wife Khouria Eva as they share their personal story of meeting, Orthodoxy, marrying, and environmentalism including Global Warming. As mentioned in the interview, Creationism and the Heart of Man: an Orthodox Perspective on Environmentalism  is available on the OCN...

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If I Could Be Like Christ   

If I Could Be Like Christ  

THE ENCOURAGEMENT PROJECT Jesus said, “Come to Me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.  Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me; for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.  For My yoke is...

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Our Relationship with God: 2. The Patriarch Jacob

Our Relationship with God: 2. The Patriarch Jacob

Very Rev. Archimandrite Zacharias (Zacharou) Previous post here In the continuation of this sacred history, we see that the relationships of men become increasingly more tragic. For example, the son of Adam, Cain, offered an abominable sacrifice to God which was rejected. Full of envy and fratricidal hatred, he murdered...

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Orthodoxy is Relevant

Orthodoxy is Relevant

Fr. Chad Hatfield, who is the Chief Executive Officer of St. Vladimir’s Seminary, sits down with Michael Pacurar and answers the question, “How do we reach the lost 60% of young people that are leaving the church?” in this video titled “What is your Purpose in Life?” The Orthodox Christian...

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