Lilly Endowment Invests in Young Adult Ministry

Lilly Endowment Invests in Young Adult Ministry

In a recent article in Religion News Service, it was announced that the Lilly Endowment Inc. is launching a $19.4 million initiative to help congregations engage young adults and work with them to design innovative ministries that support and enrich their religious lives. “At the heart of this initiative is...

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National Executive Board Members of FOCA Visit St. Tikhon’s Seminary

National Executive Board Members of FOCA Visit St. Tikhon’s Seminary

On December 6th, members of the National Executive Board of the Fellowship of Orthodox Christians in America (FOCA) visited St. Tikhon’s Seminary. Archpriest Theodore Boback, Spiritual Director, Marge Kovach, President, and Allison Steffaro, Vice President, shared about FOCA’s mission, current work, and future plans. Archbishop Michael, Seminary Rector, thanked FOCA...

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Traditional Greek Christmas Cookies

Traditional Greek Christmas Cookies

The most famous Christmas cookies in Greece are the traditional melomakarona and kourabiedes. Here we present the recipes for the most tasty way of cooking them, as a treat for friends and relatives. Happy cooking! Melomakarona (Christmas honey cookies) Ingredients: 1½ cups of oil 1½ cups of cooking fat 1...

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I Will Follow—The Magi

I Will Follow—The Magi

LET US GIVE THANKS TO THE LORD I give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart. Psalm 9:1 Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem, saying,  “Where is He who has...

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