Posts by Presvytera Vassi Haros

Orthodox Culture

Celebrating Saint Basil

The Orthodox Church celebrates thousands of saints a year. There are some saints that have moveable feasts in case their feast falls on a fast period like…

Dec 27, 2016
The Sounding Blog

A Christmas Mash of Culture and Faith

Are you still enjoying the Nativity Season? They may have stopped playing Christmas music on the radio, but we haven’t. Here is a lovely rendition of…

Dec 27, 2016
The Sounding Blog

Is Love a Gift or Re-Gift?

Do you re-gift? Some say it’s tacky to re-gift because a gift is a personal expression of friendship or love and shouldn’t be second-hand. Others…

Dec 26, 2016
Orthodox Culture

Celebrating the Nativity of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Are you looking for more information on Christmas?  The Greek Archdiocese of America has an Advent page that features information concerning the feasts…

Dec 23, 2016
Daily Bible Readings

St. Dionysius of Zakynthos

Listen to the Daily Reading for December 17, 2016, St. Dionysius of Zakynthos St. Paul’s Letter to the Hebrews 11:33-40; 12:1-2 BRETHREN, all the…

Dec 16, 2016
Orthodox Conferences

Is Religion Contractual or Something Completely Different?

What does it mean to be religious? Does it mean we enter into a contractual relationship with God? “We do this, He does that?” Or is it something…

Dec 12, 2016
Orthodox News

Petition to Protect St. Anthony Monastery, AZ

According to an article in the Florence Reminder Blade-Tribune, “Residents and pilgrims are opposing a new upscale subdivision on 236 one-acre lots,…

Dec 12, 2016
Be Transfigured, Orthodox Christian Reference Guide

A Resource to Celebrate Saint Nicholas

It’s always surprised me how adults burden themselves during the Christmas Holiday Season by playing Santa, and they neglect to honor his prototype St….

Dec 01, 2016
Worship

Listen during Services at St. Vladimir’s ROCOR, Dexter, MI

Are you looking for a Church Community? We would be very happy to have you join us at St. Vladimir’s! As Orthodox Christians, we believe that the…

Nov 17, 2016
Orthodox News

Ways to Take Advantage of Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday With the holidays on the horizon, it’s a busy season for churches. Your leadership and staff are planning for Thanksgiving, Christmas,…

Nov 10, 2016
Orthodox Youth and Young Adult Programs

Award Winning Internet Ministries

GOA Department of Internet Ministries In this video, Theo Nicolakis, Chief Information Officer for the Department of Internet Ministries, talks about the…

Nov 10, 2016
The Sounding Blog

Domestic Violence

October was Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  You can watch this video of a webinar, “Domestic Violence: Identifying and Responding to Intimate Partner…

Nov 06, 2016