Posts by Fr. Chris Metropulos

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Feeding the Hungry

“Lord, when did we see you hungry and feed you, or thirsty and give you drink?” (Matthew 25:37) Will this be your response?  Have you taken care…

May 21, 2015
From the Archives

Throwback Thursday: Archbishop Demetrios in 2011

Fr. Chris speaks with His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios in 2011 regarding anxiety, unemployment, and old-fashioned Truth which is drowned out by the contemporary…

May 21, 2015
Divine Liturgy Broadcast

Archieratical Divine Liturgy (Sunday of the Blind Man)

Fr. Chris, Fr. John and the parish council welcome His Eminence Metropolitan Alexios who will celebrate the Archieratical Divine Liturgy with us, today….

May 17, 2015
Come Receive the Light

The Benefits of a Father Confessor

​Is temptation the same as committing the sin? Archimandrite Christodoulos (Papadeas)​,​ the IEROKYRIX (Preacher/Confessor) of the Greek Orthodox…

May 13, 2015
Come Receive the Light

Be the Best You

“I can do all things through Him who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13 is quote ​beloved by many people​. Listen as Fr. Chris and Fr. Stavros…

May 07, 2015
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 Villis, 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