What it Means to be a Christian?

What it Means to be a Christian?

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/CRTL/On_Air/crtl031817.mp3 In our final conversation of the mini series on what it means to be a Christian, Fr. Chris Metropulos talks with His Excellency Kallistos Ware, an English bishop within the Eastern Orthodox Church under the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople and a renowned theologian of the Eastern Orthodox Church. His...

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Knowing God – Perspectives from Other Christian Denominations

Knowing God – Perspectives from Other Christian Denominations

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/CRTL/On_Air/crtl031117.mp3 You are LISTENING to a new mini series on different perspectives of what it means to be a Christian from other Christian denominations. Our guest for this week is Dr. Russell Moore, a leader of the Southern Baptist denomination. In a previous conversation Fr. Chris Metropulos talked with Fr. James...

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Who is Jesus of Nazareth?

Who is Jesus of Nazareth?

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/CRTL/On_Air/crtl030417.mp3 We begin with a conversation about what it means to be a follower of Christ, who is Christ, what do we know about him with Fr. James Martin. Fr. Chris raises some contemporary issues challenging our society today and asks Fr. Jim how we can understand them in the context...

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The Way Back – IOCC’s Relief to Syria and On Being Engulfed by Suicidal Tendencies

The Way Back – IOCC’s Relief to Syria and On Being Engulfed by Suicidal Tendencies

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/CRTL/On_Air/crtl022517.mp3 With over 6 million people displaced within Syria, the growing hardships of people are being alleviated by International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC). We hear from Mark Ohanion, Director of Programs in the Middle East for IOCC on the challenges they face as they put their programs into place, working in partnership with the...

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Of Heaven and Earth, Come Receive the Light Radio Interview

Of Heaven and Earth, Come Receive the Light Radio Interview

Can we create heaven here on earth?  Anxiety and depression are built in alarm systems that something in our core is not ok, says Presvytera Julie Honeycutt, a Christian IFS therapist in a conversation with Fr. Chris Metropulos. Therapy is about finding the root issue to healing and helping her client cultivate...

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And the Light shines in the Darkness: Come Receive the Light Radio Interview

And the Light shines in the Darkness: Come Receive the Light Radio Interview

Listen to this moving conversation between Fr. Chris Metropulos and Sandra Anderson about the Hogar Rafael Ayau Orphanage in Guatemala.  Sandra has been a long time supporter of the orphanage and shares the history and current work of this unique ministry to abandoned children in and around the Guatemala City area. Next, our guest host...

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People Are People: Come Receive the Light Radio Interview

People Are People: Come Receive the Light Radio Interview

In her book entitled Ancient Christian Martyrdom:  Diverse Practices, Theologies and Traditions.  Candida Moss, an English academic who is Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity on the theology faculty of the University of Notre Dame talks about martyrdom and how ordinary people can be called to extraordinary things. We...

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Your Word is Your Word: Come Receive the Light Radio Interview

Your Word is Your Word: Come Receive the Light Radio Interview

In an insightful interview with Peter and Helen Evans about their book Get Serious, The Church’s Stand on Contemporary Culture, we learn just how relevant Christianity is today. CLICK to purchase. In the second conversation with Fr. Lawrence Farley about St. James the Apostle.  Fr. Chris refers to Fr. Farley’s commentary...

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Salvation Takes Work

Salvation Takes Work

Is there one path to salvation? Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with Fr. Nicholas Hadzellis and they discuss the concept of working out our salvation in everything we do. Fr. Nicholas is the priest at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Fort Worth, TX. But first, listen as Fr. Chris...

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There Are No “Bad” Kids

There Are No “Bad” Kids

Are there good kids and bad kids? Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with Fr. Joseph Purpura on youth ministry, reaching kids with the hope of the Church, and ways to help teens face the challenges of crossing over into young adulthood. V. Rev. Dr. Joseph F. Purpura is the Chairman...

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Help and Hope for Depression

Help and Hope for Depression

Is depression a spiritual process or a psychological illness? Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with Dr. Byron Gaist, Assistant Professor of Psychology at American College in Cyprus. Perhaps happiness shouldn’t be our goal.  His book, Creative Suffering and the Wounded Healer: Analytical Psychology and Orthodox Christian Theology, was mentioned in...

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Spending Responsibly and Orthodoxy for Everyone

Spending Responsibly and Orthodoxy for Everyone

Has the giving spirit of Christmas gotten out of control with over spending? Listen Now as Fr. Chris speaks with Maria Antokas, about money; spending it, tracking it, budgeting it and saving it. Maria is a Finance and Economics Instructor at The Bullis School, and the Co-Founder of CapitalWise LLC. She is...

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