Elder Iosif Vatopaidinos, a Man of Abounding Paternal Love (4)

Elder Iosif Vatopaidinos, a Man of Abounding Paternal Love (4)

Chrysostomos Papadakis, Archimandrite of the Ecumenical Throne   4. The slanders We have left to the end any reference to his cross. At various times people came to him asking for spiritual guidance. But these people had wicked thoughts, either from their passions, which had taken over their soul or...

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NEW- LIVE Interactive Adult Religious Education Class

NEW- LIVE Interactive Adult Religious Education Class

Treating Illness in the Modern World – An Orthodox Christian Perspective Sponsored by: St. George Greek Orthodox Church Bethesda, MD Speaker: Michael Haldas  May 20, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm (EDT) These are designed to be informative, fun, and most of all engaging!  Enable your webcams and mics to be a full...

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Elder Iosif Vatopaidinos, a Man of Abounding Paternal Love (3)

Elder Iosif Vatopaidinos, a Man of Abounding Paternal Love (3)

Chrysostomos Papadakis, Archimandrite of the Ecumenical Throne   2. His zeal The Elder was a phenomenon as regards his conscious zeal, as the reader will easily recognize. It was imprinted on all areas of his activities and service, as also in his internal diligence. He demonstrated his unremitting zeal as...

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Saying or Praying

Saying or Praying

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 them...

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On Purpose, Miracles and Why We’re Here

On Purpose, Miracles and Why We’re Here

Sponsored by: Saint Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral Washington, DC Listen Now.  Join us for a wonderful conversation about purpose – why we’re here on Earth, and leading people to Jesus, between Fr. Chris and Eric Metaxas, author and radio host, about his new book Miracles: What They Are, Why They Happen,...

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Noticing people

Noticing people

Have you ever walked into a room, and maybe you didn’t notice that somebody was there? Maybe you thought you were all alone, or maybe you just noticed a friend or somebody you really wanted to talk to or see. Sometimes we might not see everything or everybody, or maybe...

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Elder Iosif Vatopaidinos, a Man of Abounding Paternal Love (2)

Elder Iosif Vatopaidinos, a Man of Abounding Paternal Love (2)

Chrysostomos Papadakis, Archimandrite of the Ecumenical Throne   1. The call through a divine vision In his fifteenth year, while he was on a hill at Paphos, floundering in the dark void because of a sense of the pointlessness of it all- he’d watched a documentary with scenes from World...

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Something Most of Us Didn’t Learn

Something Most of Us Didn’t Learn

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 them...

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Musings from a Grateful Convert: The Fellowship of His Sufferings

Musings from a Grateful Convert: The Fellowship of His Sufferings

“The fellowship of His sufferings” is, of course, the widely-known phrase written by my dear Patron St. Paul in his letter to the Philippians. I have found myself puzzled by what has seemed in the past to be a lofty and somewhat inaccessible concept. This also has come under much...

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And the List Could Go On and On

And the List Could Go On and On

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 them...

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