Posts by Presvytera Vassi Haros

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Now I Get It: The Armenian Genocide

Christians have been crying out for action in response to the current genocide taking place in the Middle East and Africa for years.  Today, I found a…

Apr 25, 2015
Orthodox News

Two Kidnapped Bishops

Is there hope?   Here we are just a few weeks following the celebration of our Lord’s glorious resurrection,​ and we are struggling.  The media…

Apr 23, 2015
The Sounding

Panagitsa Tribute

Thousands watched in shock as video coverage spread through the internet of the fire that consumed the Kimisis Tis Theotokou Greek Orthodox Church in Montreal,…

Apr 22, 2015
The Sounding

Fast-Free Fridays Deserve Souvlaki!

Here is a recipe perfect for a Fast​-​Free Friday. After 7 weeks of fasting​,​ it’s nice to celebrate with this delicious grilled recipe….

Apr 18, 2015
The Sounding

Where You Don’t Have to Be Greek to Be an Orthodox Christian

Looking for Truth? Have you considered Orthodoxy? Many people don’t know what Orthodox Christianity is and confuse it with Judaism or Catholicism….

Mar 30, 2015
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A Natural Red Dye for Your Pascha Eggs

Need to dye your eggs for Pascha but can’t find the dyes in the grocery any longer?  Maybe you have an allergic reaction to synthetic dyes.  I…

Mar 30, 2015
The Sounding

Lenten Moussaka

Looking for a substantial meal for Saturday of Lazarus or Palm Sunday?  This is definitely “Company Worthy.” Lenten Moussaka   Slice…

Mar 30, 2015
The Sounding

Myriam’s Story

Earlier today I came across this video clip of a little girl named Myriam, an Iraqi Christian whose family had to flee their home near Mosul when ISIS…

Feb 27, 2015
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How to Make Koliva for Memorial Services

Most assuredly, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the ground and dies, it remains alone, but if it dies, it produces much grain. John 12:24….

Feb 24, 2015
The Sounding

An Honest Response to the Presence of God

During the Paraklesis Service to the Virgin Mary, we read an excerpt from the first chapter in the Gospel of Luke: “And it came to pass, when Elisabeth…

Jan 15, 2015
The Sounding

Blessing the Snow

How do you celebrate Epiphany when all you have is snow?  On Thursday, January 8, clergy and faithful from throughout the Orthodox Church in America Rocky…

Jan 14, 2015
The Sounding

Vasilopita

It has always been an honor to be named after St. Basil.  Known for his generosity and care for the poor, St. Basil was also a brilliant theologian. …

Dec 31, 2014