Holy Cross MDiv Student Wins Best Foreign Film Award

Holy Cross MDiv Student Wins Best Foreign Film Award

Elizabeth Thomas, a second-year Master of Divinity student at Holy Cross, won the Best Foreign Film Award at the Universal Film Festival in Kansas City, Missouri, on Saturday, October 1, for her short film “Anand,” about a “street kid rising from the ashes” in her native India. The mission of the...

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Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence

October was Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  You can watch this video of a webinar, “Domestic Violence: Identifying and Responding to Intimate Partner Abuse,” offered by the Center for Family Care of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. The webinar featured Paulette Geanacopoulos, LMSW, National Philoptochos’ Director of Social Work, and...

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Consider the lilies, how they grow

Consider the lilies, how they grow

Listen to the Daily Reading for November 7, 2016, St. Paul’s Letter to the Philippians 4:10-23 BRETHREN, I rejoice in the Lord greatly that now at length you have revived your concern for me; you were indeed concerned for me, but you had no opportunity. Not that I complain of...

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Christian Rights & Freedom Institute | Obsession Documentary Stuns Audience at St. Katherine Showing

Christian Rights & Freedom Institute | Obsession Documentary Stuns Audience at St. Katherine Showing

A solemn crowd of Christian Rights & Freedom Institute members and guests were rendered nearly speechless Thursday evening, November 3,  following a special showing of the documentary “ Obsession” at St. Katherine Parish Hall, 7100 Airport Road North, Naples, FL. Introduced by Fr. Philemon Patitsas, who led the opening prayer,...

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Saint Ioannis Vatatzis, a compassionate and far-sighted emperor

Saint Ioannis Vatatzis, a compassionate and far-sighted emperor

On 4 November, our Church honours the memory of an outstanding personality of the Middle Ages in Greece, the emperor Ioannis Vatatzis. Ioannis came from a well-known Byzantine family which had given many exceptional members to the political and military life of the Empire. He himself was born in Adrianoupolis....

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