Posts by Fr. Chris Metropulos

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Resource on Marriage and Venture Scouting

How well do you understand the Orthodox expression of marriage? Is it a promise? Is it a sacrament? Glory and Honor, Orthodox Christian Resource on Marriage,…

Oct 06, 2016
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The Christian Expression of Gender

There is an Orthodox understanding of personhood that mankind was created male or female. Today society and science says that we were created male and/or…

Sep 30, 2016
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Education of Children and Reconciliation of the Church

This week on CRTL we have His Grace Bishop THOMAS of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America serving in the Diocese of Charleston, Oakland and the…

Sep 23, 2016
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Atlanta Metropolis Organizes Aid in Baton Rouge

Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with Mrs. Dee Nicolaou, the Director of Disaster Response for the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Atlanta, and President of the…

Sep 19, 2016
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The Study of Christ and the Glory of the Cross

Listen as Fr. Chris speaks from James L. Kelley about his book “A Realism of Glory: Lectures on Christology in the Works of Protopresbyter John Romanides”…

Sep 16, 2016
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Sacred Space and Pan-Orthodox Studies

There is something about Liturgical Architecture that touches your soul when you first step into an Orthodox Church. Whether it’s the awe of the…

Sep 10, 2016
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Are You Listening… Part 2

Listen to the second part of a conversation with Fr. Chris and Dr. Ary Christofidis of the Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute. Last week, they discussed…

Sep 02, 2016
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Are You Listening or Reacting?

Listening.  Who does it anymore?  Tune in this week to hear the first part of Fr. Chris’ talk with Dr. Ary Christofidis of the Orthodox Christian…

Aug 25, 2016
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Sexuality in Marriage

Have we lost the sanctity of sexuality?  Listen as Fr. Chris talks with Fr. Sergei Sveshnikov about his book There Is No Sex in the Church.  This is…

Aug 18, 2016
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IOCC Makes a Difference in US

The International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is a beacon of hope in a time of disaster.  Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with IOCC US Country Representative,…

Aug 18, 2016
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Becoming Who God Calls Us to Be.

This week on CRTL, we cover two important topics: the Church’s understanding of manhood and the veneration of the Theotokos, the Virgin Mary and Mother…

Aug 12, 2016
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Seven Ways to Answer, “What is Orthodoxy?”

In this edition of CRTL, listen as Fr. Chris speaks with Dr. Anton Vrame, the Department of Religious Education for the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America….

Aug 06, 2016