The Life of the Apostle Is Hard

The Life of the Apostle Is Hard

  Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. For I think that God has exhibited us apostles as last of all, like men sentenced to death; because we have become a spectacle to the world, to angels and to men....

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Sin and Sickness: An Orthodox View (2)

Sin and Sickness: An Orthodox View (2)

Dr. Nikolaos Koios, Content Coach of Pemptousia   We have another instance where the righteous suffer without guilt, as in Job and Tobias. In these cases the answer is provided by Scripture itself: the aim is to manifest the loyalty of the believer and to glorify God’s name: ‘May the...

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As Far As We Can Understand

As Far As We Can Understand

  Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Feast of the Transfiguration of our Savior And after six days Jesus took with Him Peter and James and John his brother, and led them up a high mountain apart. And He...

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Father Gavriil Tsafos (1944-2018), the Elder of Joy

Father Gavriil Tsafos (1944-2018), the Elder of Joy

On Wednesday, 1 August, at the beginning of the fast for Our Most Holy Lady, whom he loved so much, Archimandrite Gavriil Tsafos, the parish priest of the pilgrimage church of Saint Andreas, in Leukosias Street in the Archdiocese of Athens, fell asleep in the Lord. Father Gavriil (baptized Yeoryios)...

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Following YOUR Path to Salvation

Following YOUR Path to Salvation

  Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Therefore, brethren, be the more zealous to confirm your call and election, for if you do this you will never fall; so there will be richly provided for you an entrance into...

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Sin and Sickness: An Orthodox View

Sin and Sickness: An Orthodox View

Dr. Nikolaos Koios, Content Coach of Pemptousia   In one of the most beautiful modern examples of our ecclesiastical education, Sister Magdalen of the Holy Monastery of Saint John the Baptist at, Tolleshunt Knights, Essex, says that we can’t speak drily about this sensitive subject, and not feel involved. And...

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Take it easy?

Take it easy?

Have you ever started a project that you thought was going to be really easy, but it actually turned out to be super hard? Maybe you’ve seen your parents do this too. They might say, “This will just take a second!” but then they are still working on it hours...

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Well Done, Good and Faithful Servant

Well Done, Good and Faithful Servant

  Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. ENGAGED: The Call to Be Disciples Go, therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching...

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On Faith, Physical Health, and Spiritual Battles

On Faith, Physical Health, and Spiritual Battles

Listen Now.  We begin with an interview featuring Dr. Elizabeth Kostas-Polston, who speaks about the connections between faith and physical health, particularly with regard to women’s health.  Our second conversation is with Fr. Dragos Herescu of the Institute for Orthodox Christian Studies at Cambridge, who speaks with Fr. Chris about...

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How can Digital Media help Orthodox Pastoral Care?

How can Digital Media help Orthodox Pastoral Care?

Watch now  Hank Hanegraaff at the last part of his interview at Pemptousia shares his experience on digital media and his view on how they can be used on Orthodox Pastoral Care. Source: pemptousia.com     ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is a 501(c)3 and an official...

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