Orthodoxy Explained

Orthodoxy Explained draws on the fabulous wealth of OCN’s recorded archives to bring you the voices and perspectives of Orthodox priests and teachers, past and present, sharing the treasures of Orthodoxy. If you want to enrich your faith, satisfy your curiosity, or simply stretch your mind, you have come to the right place.

Sacrament of Marriage

On Special Moments in Orthodoxy, we hear from David Ford on the high esteem in which St. John Chrysostom held the Sacrament of Marriage.

May 02, 2013

Icons in Sound: St. Basil the Great

Holy Week presents us with powerful experiences, liturgically and musically. On “Icons in Sound,” Vlad Morosan explores some of the musical and hymnographic…

Apr 25, 2013

How do we become Christ-Bearers?

On Special Moments in Orthodoxy, Fr. Christopher Metropulos delivers his Palm Sunday Sermon, “Christopher – How do we become Christ bearers?…

Apr 25, 2013

Thoughts on St. Mary of Egypt

On Harmony of Thunder, Fr. David Smith shares thoughts on St. Mary of Egypt.

Apr 18, 2013

St. Basil the Great

Throughout Lent, we have been celebrating the Liturgy of St. Basil the Great. But who was this man? We can learn more about him from Paula Kerifides on…

Apr 18, 2013

Ladder of Divine Ascent

On Harmony of Thunder, for the Sunday of St. John Climacus, we hear a reflection from Fr. David Smith on the Ladder of Divine Ascent. Why would you work…

Apr 11, 2013

Sunday of the Holy Cross

On Harmony of Thunder, Fr. David Smith speaks on the Sunday of the Holy Cross, the mid-way point of Lent that reminds us that if anyone wishes to follow…

Apr 04, 2013

Sermons of St. Gregory Palamas

On Harmony of Thunder, we explore the importance of St. Gregory Palamas, the theme for the second Sunday of Lent, in “The Sermons of St. Gregory Pal…

Mar 28, 2013

Feast of the Annunciation

Fr. Athanasios Haros speaks on the Feast of the Annunciation on Theologically Thinking.

Mar 21, 2013

Icons and the Sunday of Orthodoxy

On Harmony of Thunder, Fr. David Smith tells us about the true meaning of Icons and the Sunday of Orthodoxy.

Mar 21, 2013

The Gift of Forgiveness

As we focus on the Sunday of Forgiveness, we listen to edifying words on the topic from Fr. Spiro Bobotas as he delivers the message “The Gift of Forgiveness”…

Mar 14, 2013

Meatfare Sunday

Fr. Athanasios Haros discusses the Great Judgment on Theologically Thinking, helping us better understand the Gospel for Meatfare Sunday.

Mar 07, 2013
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