International Religious Freedom Act Passes Both Houses

International Religious Freedom Act Passes Both Houses

12/14/2016 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) is elated to announce that the Frank Wolf International Religious Freedom Act of 2016 (H.R. 1150) has now passed both Houses of Congress by unanimous consent. This legislation updates the International Religious Freedom Act (IRFA) of 1998, making religious...

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Eleutherios the Hieromartyr

Eleutherios the Hieromartyr

Listen to the Daily Reading for December 15, 2016, Eleutherios the Hieromartyr, Bishop of Illyricum, and his mother Anthia St. Paul’s Second Letter to Timothy 1:8-18 TIMOTHY, my son, do not be ashamed then of testifying to our Lord, nor of me his prisoner, but share in suffering for the...

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Call His name Jesus

Call His name Jesus

Sometimes you might hear somebody say, “He was born to do that.” A great runner might be “born to run,” or people might say a great scientist might be “born to” find a cure for some disease. If somebody is really good at something, people might say that God made...

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The Saints Stand By Us

The Saints Stand By Us

Dr Petros Panayiotopoulos When we refer to the life of a saint, we tend to extol their actions and promote them mostly on the basis of the wonderful things they performed. From very ancient times, it was thought that this elevation and emphasis, sometimes even exaggeration, in the narrative of...

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Codex 1424 is Returned, Chicago Archons and St. Nicholas Shrine

Codex 1424 is Returned, Chicago Archons and St. Nicholas Shrine

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines Friday, December 9th, 2016 Ninth Century Greek Manuscript (Codex 1424) Returned during Magnificent Ceremony Chicago Area Archons...

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Gratitude Towards God Motivates Us to Evangelize

Gratitude Towards God Motivates Us to Evangelize

LET US GIVE THANKS TO THE LORD I give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart. Psalm 9:1 And they began to beg Jesus to depart from their neighborhood.  And as He was getting into the boat, the man who had been possessed with demons begged Him that he...

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