Posts by Fr. Chris Metropulos

Come Receive the Light

When Christ is the Center

Does religion need to be separated from politics for people to be free?  As we close this month’s theme of Freedom, we’ve invited Haralambos Ventis,…

Jul 23, 2015
OCN Now Radio

St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church Fires

A fire​-​ and smoke​-damaged Orthodox church stands dark and damp in West Babylon, NY, but the light of Christ shines on in the hearts of the parishioners….

Jul 22, 2015
OCN Now Radio

Giving Greece a Helping Hand

What’s going on in the Mediterranian Sea?  International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is responding to the current events in Greece and Syria. …

Jul 20, 2015
Come Receive the Light

Where There Is Faith, There Is Hope

Do you know what is really going on in Greece? We weren’t sure either, so we’ve invited Dr. Timothy Patitsas to speak with Fr. Chris. Timothy is the…

Jul 20, 2015
Orthodox News

HCHC Presidential Newsletter — Volume 1, Issue 1.

Dear Co-workers in the Vineyard of our Lord, I arrived on campus June 1, 2015, to prepare myself to take the helm of our sacred school on July 1st. I would…

Jul 17, 2015
From the Archives

Throwback Thursday: Whose Sin Is It, Anyway?

What’s the difference between being born into sin and carrying the guilt of Adam and Eve?  Listen as Fr. Chris and Fr. Steven discuss this deep and…

Jul 16, 2015
Orthodox News

It’s Time to Speak Out!

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, We wanted to reach out to you to say thank you for supporting the mission of the Orthodox Christian Network to comfort,…

Jul 15, 2015
Come Receive the Light

Out of Their Comfort Zone

Do you know when the first Orthodox Christians came to Florida?  A new source shows that a ship of Orthodox Christians including a priest was in America…

Jul 08, 2015
From the Archives

Throwback Thursday: Living the Beatitudes

In today’s Throwback Thursday, we go back to 2012 and listen to Fr. Chris speak with Fr. Stephen Powley regarding prison ministry.  Fr. Stephen went…

Jul 02, 2015
Come Receive the Light

A Hero’s Tale

Can you afford the price of freedom?    Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with John Katsaros who was 18 when he and his friends signed up to fight in World…

Jul 01, 2015
Come Receive the Light

Am I Forgiven?

​What is and isn’t forgive​n​? Fr. Christodoulos returns to discuss the sacrament of Holy Confession with Fr. Chris and answers the questions:…

Jun 26, 2015
Come Receive the Light

Christianity before the Bible

“The Church came from Jesus, the Canon came from the Church.” In his new book, The Making of the New Testament: Church, Gospel, and Canon, Rev. Theodore…

Jun 18, 2015