Remembering Fr. Andres Giron

Remembering Fr. Andres Giron

 Fr. Andres Giron is remembered today not only for the land reform movement he pioneered that provided marginalized Mayans in Guatemala with a livelihood, but for his own conversion to the Orthodox Christian faith that brought almost 200,000 Mayans to the faith in largest mass conversions of our times....

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Marching for the Sanctity of Life

Marching for the Sanctity of Life

Gathered together Orthodox Christians marched for the Sanctity of life.  OnSunday, January 21, 2018 was observed as “Sanctity of Life Sunday” in parishes across the United States.  The commemoration marks the 45th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion in the US. Metropolitan Tikhon led the Orthodox...

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Orthodox News This Week:  Christians are the most persecuted, Church nominated for Nobel Peace Prize, Daesh militants overtake church

Orthodox News This Week: Christians are the most persecuted, Church nominated for Nobel Peace Prize, Daesh militants overtake church

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church.  I’m Emmy Louvaris.  These are some of the stories making headlines this week. New study finds Christians are the most persecuted group in the world Bulgarian Orthodox Church...

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Orthodox News Worldwide: Why I supported Martin Luther King in Selma and more

Orthodox News Worldwide: Why I supported Martin Luther King in Selma and more

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines this week. Archbishop Iakovos: “Why I supported Martin Luther King in Selma” Rev. Dr. Demetrios J. Constantelos...

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Epiphany, Christmas, and the March for Life

Epiphany, Christmas, and the March for Life

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines the week of January 13, 2017 * The Twelve days of Christmas conclude with Epiphany celebrations from...

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Codex 1424 is Returned, Chicago Archons and St. Nicholas Shrine

Codex 1424 is Returned, Chicago Archons and St. Nicholas Shrine

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines Friday, December 9th, 2016 Ninth Century Greek Manuscript (Codex 1424) Returned during Magnificent Ceremony Chicago Area Archons...

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Dedication, Restoration and Release

Dedication, Restoration and Release

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines the week of Friday, November 4th, 2016. * City of Chicago Honors Greek Orthodox Metropolitan *Christ’s Burial...

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Spreading the Gospel Across the Globe

Spreading the Gospel Across the Globe

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines this week, Friday, October 28th, 2016. The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Mourns the Passing of an Archon,...

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Orthodox World News

Orthodox World News

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church, Friday, October 21st, 2016. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines this week. Hundreds gather in London for Orthodox Cathedral Consecration First Complete Biography...

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Centennial, Princes and Assembly of Bishops.

Centennial, Princes and Assembly of Bishops.

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines the week of Friday, October 7th, 2016 Greek Orthodox in Jacksonville, FL Celebrate Centennial and Groundbreaking Charles,...

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Dialogue, Protection and New American Bishop

Dialogue, Protection and New American Bishop

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines the week of September 30th, 2016 Catholics and Orthodox seek consensus over synodality document Muslims have moral obligation...

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Remembering 9-11 and the Cross

Remembering 9-11 and the Cross

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church.  I’m Emmy Louvaris.  These are some of the stories making headlines the week of Friday, September 16th, 2016. * Remembering 9/11 * Saint Nicholas National Shrine at the...

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