Posts by Fr. Chris Metropulos

Divine Liturgy Broadcast

Divine Liturgy Broadcast — Sunday of the Paralytic

I am grievously paralyzed in a multitude of sins and wrongful deeds. As You raised up the paralytic of old, also raise up my soul by Your divine guidance,…

May 03, 2015
Come Receive the Light

St. Argyre the Patron Saint of Marriage

Have you ever been to a summer place that you think about all year long? We’ve invited Fr. Elias Villas, the priest of Christ Our Savior Greek Orthodox…

May 01, 2015
Come Receive the Light

St. John Chrysostom’s Pascha Homily

We listen to the Easter homily of St. John Chrysostom every year, but do we know what it means?  Why do we shout back, “It was embittered” in the…

Apr 23, 2015
Adult Study Classes

The Gospel of Matthew, Part 58

Matthew 26:1-13 Wednesday: The Sanhedrin’s Conspiracy 1. Focus on the Coming Passion beginning 2 days after Passover happens, when the Son of man…

Apr 19, 2015
Divine Liturgy Broadcast

Divine Liturgy Broadcast (Sunday of Thomas)

Thomas examined Your life-giving side with his probing right hand, O Christ our God. As You entered, though the doors were closed, he cried out to You,…

Apr 19, 2015
Orthodoxy Explained

Crown them with Glory

Marriage as martyrdom?  We have Fr. Nikolai Meyer of the St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church in New Hartford, NY, to speak with us about a new website, Crown…

Apr 17, 2015
Come Receive the Light

Women in the Orthodox Church

Is there a place for women in the Orthodox Church? The Orthodox Church remembers the women at the Tomb of Christ on the Second Sunday following our Lord’s…

Apr 17, 2015
Divine Liturgy Broadcast

Resurrection Service and Divine Liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom

On the Great and Holy Feast of Pascha, Orthodox Christians celebrate the life-giving Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. This feast of feasts…

Apr 11, 2015
Divine Liturgy Broadcast

Vesperal Liturgy of Saint Basil The Great (Holy Saturday Morning)

On Great and Holy Saturday the Orthodox Church commemorates the burial of Christ and His descent into Hades. It is the day between the Crucifixion of our…

Apr 11, 2015
Divine Liturgy Broadcast

Holy Thursday — Passion Service

On Great and Holy Friday the Orthodox Church commemorates the death of Christ on the Cross. This is the culmination of the observance of His Passion by…

Apr 10, 2015
Come Receive the Light

Being a Good Shepherd

What would you do if a plague were to hit your area? Father Themi Adamopoulo proved what he’d do. He is a true example of the Gospel of John 10:11, “I…

Apr 10, 2015
Divine Liturgy Broadcast

Epitaphios Service (Holy Friday Evening)

On Great and Holy Saturday the Orthodox Church commemorates the burial of Christ and His descent into Hades. It is the day between the Crucifixion of our…

Apr 10, 2015