FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR METROPOLITAN IAKOVOS OF CHICAGO

FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR METROPOLITAN IAKOVOS OF CHICAGO

FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR METROPOLITAN IAKOVOS OF CHICAGO   ARCHDIOCESE MOURNS THE FALLING ASLEEP IN THE LORD OF METROPOLITAN IAKOVOS OF CHICAGO   CHICAGO, IL: The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America is mourning the passing of Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago, 89, who fell asleep in the Lord last night, June 2,...

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LEADER OF GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH IN CHICAGO DIES

LEADER OF GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH IN CHICAGO DIES

LEADER OF GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH IN CHICAGO DIES   METROPOLITAN IAKOVOS OF CHICAGO SERVED FOR 38 YEARS CHICAGO, IL: On Friday evening, June 2, 2017, Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago, leader of the Greek Orthodox Church in 6 mid-western States, died following an unexpected illness and surgery at Weiss Memorial Hospital in...

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Discourse on the Holy Spirit, that is, on Pentecost

Discourse on the Holy Spirit, that is, on Pentecost

Saint Gregory of Nyssa David always gives the most joyful meaning to feasts, tuning his dulcet harp to the requirements of the festival. So let this same prophet delight us on the great feast of Pentecost, too, picking out the melody of wisdom on the strings, through the power of...

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Different Kinds of Love

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Fruits of the Spirit The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control.  Galatians 5: 22-23   When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon, son...

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The Best Music at Your Finger Tips: Hymns of the Holy Spirit

The Best Music at Your Finger Tips: Hymns of the Holy Spirit

Watch and Listen to Orthodox hymns of the Holy Spirit, the Doxastikon of Pentecost,  “Heavenly King” by Presvytera Katerina Sitaras Makiej About Presvytera Katerina Sitaras Makiej Presvytera Katerina received her Bachelor’s Degree in Voice and Music Education from The Boston Conservatory and her Master’s in Theological Studies from Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology....

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‘Your good Spirit’, tone 1

‘Your good Spirit’, tone 1

A choir of chanters under the direction of the Archon Protopsaltis of the Great Church of Christ, Panayiotis Neohoritis, interprets the Communion Hymn for Pentecost ‘Your good Spirit’ in tone 1. The concert took place within the context of an event entitled ‘Petros the Byzantine, Protopsaltis of the Great Church...

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