Shaped by a life of service to Christ’s Church, Fr. Christopher has dedicated himself to using all the tools God has placed at his disposal to spread the light of Orthodoxy across America. As Founding Father and host of the Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) and the “Come Receive The Light” national Orthodox Christian radio program, he shepherds a dynamic and rapidly expanding ministry bringing joy, hope, and salvation in Jesus Christ to millions of listeners on Internet and land-based radio around the world in more than 130 countries. Fr. Christopher lives in Brookline, MA and is the President of Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology.
Join us this week for a truly amazing account of war, family, loss and faith. Sam Stamatis joins us to talk about his autobiography, written about his early teenage years in Greece during World War II. He’s joined on the show by his son, Peter, who first encouraged him to write down some stories from his childhood. To learn more about the book Dandelions For Dinner, visit www.dandelionsfordinner.com. But first, we’ll hear from Metropolitan Tikhon, Primate of the Orthodox Church in America, on the Sunday of the Holy Cross in this third installment of his six-part Lenten series. Plus, get an update on the persecution of Christians in Pakistan. You’ve heard about it on the major news stations, but now get an insider’s look from an Orthodox priest who has been ministering to our brothers and sisters in Pakistan.