Posts by Fr. Chris Metropulos

Divine Liturgy Broadcast

Divine Liturgy on the Seventh Sunday of Luke

O faithful, let us honor Nektarios, divine servant of Christ, offspring of Silivria and guardian of Aegina, who in these latter years was manifested as…

Nov 10, 2014
Come Receive the Light

Conflict and Faith

In honor of Veterans Day, Fr. Ernesto shares his insight as a veteran regarding the spiritual concerns for military personnel returning from combat. He…

Nov 07, 2014
Come Receive the Light

Helping Children Grieve

Grief and loss due to the death of a loved one are hard to experience, and many want to protect children from these emotions by telling them their loved…

Oct 31, 2014
Come Receive the Light

Making Orthodox Coffins

Listen today as Fr. Chris talks with Daniel Kowalcheck about making Orthodox coffins. When Daniel’s mother started losing her battle with cancer, he…

Oct 27, 2014
Divine Liturgy Broadcast

Archepiscopal Divine Liturgy

On Sunday, October 26, His Eminence Metropolitan Alexios served the Divine Liturgy at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Fort Lauderdale. On this day,…

Oct 26, 2014
Adult Study Classes

The Gospel of Matthew, Part 35

Matthew 15:10-28 Both Law and Gospel: We Need Both Section 1 (Matthew 15:10-20) 1. In this section of chapter 15, we have a new law, a new set of Christian…

Oct 20, 2014
Divine Liturgy Broadcast

Divine Liturgy on the Third Sunday of Luke

This is the service of Divine Liturgy that was broadcast live on Sunday morning, October 20. One saint we commemorate this week is Saint James, whose day…

Oct 19, 2014
Come Receive the Light

Demon Possession and Exorcism

“The illnesses of the soul and the spirit are in many ways similar to the illnesses of the body,” says Fr. Andrew Demotses, pastor emeritus…

Oct 17, 2014
Divine Liturgy Broadcast

Divine Liturgy: Fathers of the 7th Ecumenical Council

On this Sunday, we commemorate the Holy Fathers of the Seventh Ecumenical Council. ___________________________ Posted by the Orthodox Christian Network….

Oct 12, 2014
Come Receive the Light

Talking to God and to Children about Death

Do you think of death as static? Are you frozen forever in the spiritual state in which you died?  In the Orthodox faith, we pray for those who have already…

Oct 10, 2014
Adult Study Classes

The Gospel of Matthew, Part 33

Matthew 14:13-27 Feeding the Five Thousand/ Walking on the Water Feeding the Five Thousand What is your ROI? You give them something and eat- Jesus calls…

Oct 05, 2014
Divine Liturgy Broadcast

Divine Liturgy on the Second Sunday of Luke

This is the divine liturgy celebrated on the morning of the Second Sunday of Luke at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Saint…

Oct 05, 2014

Help Us Reach Millions for Christ During Lent

In 2014, OCN experienced amazing growth of 2,500% and is reaching millions of people worldwide, 72% of whom are 34 or younger…the next generation of Church leaders! Please join us, as we plan for even greater growth in 2015. During our Lenten/Paschal appeal, 100% of your gift goes directly to mission, 0% to overhead. For just 10 cents a day you can comfort, inspire, and inform people worldwide. Thank you for your support.

Wishing you many blessings! — Fr. Christopher Metropulos, OCN Executive Director

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