Posts by Presvytera Vassi Haros

Orthodox News

FEMA Hosts Webinar on Active Shooter Situations.

Church shootings aren’t common in the US but there is a rise of Christian persecution around the world and it seems important to start the dialogue of…

Sep 23, 2016
Orthodox News

Angels’ Organic Community Garden

A story about a community that thinks outside the box, but is still deep in tradition. The Parable of the Talents is read year after year, telling the…

Sep 22, 2016
The Sounding

Bishop Neophytos Visits His Flock

St. Makarios Orthodox Church His Grace Bishop Neophytos of Nyeri and Mount Kenya has been traveling throughout his diocese to teach and reach his people….

Sep 18, 2016
IOCC

IOCC Reaches Out to Fijians through OCMC Family in New Zealand

Recently I had an opportunity to chat with Presvytera Katerina Patitsas who is serving along with her husband and children in Auckland, New Zealand through…

Sep 17, 2016
Orthodox Culture

Hermitage of the Holy Cross

The following excerpt is from the book Atlas of American Orthodox Christian Monasteries, by Alexei Krindatch and is now available through Holy Cross Bookstore….

Sep 14, 2016
Orthodox News

Why Orthodox Christian families homeschool their children

As the school year is set in motion, many parents are questioning the public school system for their children. Is “teaching to the test” working? Is…

Sep 11, 2016
Orthodox News

Jeannie and Gerry Ranglas to Be Recipients of Theofanis Economidis Award

On Saturday, November 12, 2016 at the Island Hotel in Newport Beach, California, the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of San Francisco will celebrate its ministries…

Sep 03, 2016
Orthodox News

Making Your Parish More Disability Friendly

Did you enjoy our interview with Michelle Moujaes, Executive Director of FAITHTREE Resources on Christian Manhood? In case you missed it, Fr. Chris spoke…

Aug 25, 2016
Orthodox Culture

Dormition of the Mother of God Monastery, Rives Junction, Michigan

The following excerpt is from the book Atlas of American Orthodox Christian Monasteries, by Alexei Krindatch and is now available through Holy Cross Bookstore….

Aug 17, 2016
Orthodox News

August 15 Services at Historic Site in Turkey are Rescheduled

The Feast of the Dormition of the Virgin Mary is one of the Twelve Great Feasts of the Orthodox Church and therefore one of the most celebrated feast days…

Aug 12, 2016
The Sounding

All we ask is for age appropriate behavior.

You might have heard that there are two kinds of prayer: Corporate Prayer and Personal Prayer. Corporate Prayer is when we are in services together, as…

Aug 09, 2016
Orthodox Culture

Inside the St. John of San Francisco Orthodox Monastery

The following information on the St. John of San Francisco Orthodox Monastery (OCA) in Manton, California is from the book Atlas of American Orthodox Christian…

Aug 09, 2016