All Saints Day – St. Peter and St. Paul

All Saints Day – St. Peter and St. Paul

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης με αφορμή την μεγάλη γιορτή των πρωτοκορυφαίων αποστόλων Πέτρου και Παύλου, μιλάει για τη ζωή τους και την συνδυάζει με την ζωή όλων των αγίων που τιμούμε την ημέρα των Αγίων Πάντων. Οι άνθρωποι αυτή με κάποια έννοια ζώντας σύμφωνα με το θέλημα του Θεού, έκαναν την...

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Wisdom of King Solomon

Wisdom of King Solomon

Fr. William Chiganos takes a “Wisdom of Solomon” reading from the Vespers of the Sunday of All Saints, “But the Righteous live forever and their reward is with the Lord,” to begin his talk about Saints.

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Good Communication and Relationships, Part 2

Good Communication and Relationships, Part 2

Sponsored By: Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute (OCCI) http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/CRTL/On_Air/crtl062913wv.mp3   Fr. Chris continues his conversation with Dr. Ary Christofidis of the Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute this week. Last week, they discussed the importance of listening, and they are now moving on to some everyday examples of how communication can break down between couples,...

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Executive Director’s Statement on Today’s Supreme Court Ruling

Executive Director’s Statement on Today’s Supreme Court Ruling

From ABC News: “The Supreme Court handed down two rulings today bolstering same-sex marriage by ruling part of the Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional and allowing a lower court ruling to stand that struck down California’s Proposition 8 ballot initiative, which defines marriage as between one man and one woman....

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Zooms and Primes

Zooms and Primes

Warning: This article contains some details about photography techniques. However, reading it until the end will prove highly beneficial. 🙂 There is no secret for anyone that I like photography. I have always been and I always will be fascinated by the mystical revelations of the dark room, where all...

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Alone in a Foreign Land, Syrian Refugees Face New Fears and Sacrifices

Alone in a Foreign Land, Syrian Refugees Face New Fears and Sacrifices

Fleeing the violence in Syria with only the clothes on their backs, this refugee mother and her children welcome the quilts and personal hygiene kits distributed by IOCC at Domiz Regugee Camp in northwestern Iraq. (Photo credit: www.IOCC.org — CAPNI) IOCC marked World Refugee Day on June 20, 2013 in...

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Marketing the Church (Part I):  “Mad Men” or “Holy Heralds”

Marketing the Church (Part I): “Mad Men” or “Holy Heralds”

One of the objectives of many churches is to attract people who do not participate in the life of a church. According to Barna Group Research data (2011) 28% of the adult population has not attended any church activities, including worship services, in the past six months. That translates to...

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Holy Pentecost

Holy Pentecost

Streamed live on Jun 23, 2013 When the Most High came down and confounded tongues of men (Babel), He divided the Nations. When He dispensed the Tongues of Fire, He called all to unity, and with one voice we glorify the Most Holy Spirit. *Kontakion in the Plagal of the...

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Presence of the Holy Spirit

Presence of the Holy Spirit

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης με την ευκαιρία της Πεντηκοστής υπογραμμίζει την αναγκαιότητα της εκκλησιαστικής ζωής, έτσι όπως αυτή αναδύεται απο την φανέρωση του Αγίου Πνεύματος και την εγκαθίδρυση της Εκκλησίας την μέρα εκείνη.

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Meeting John Darnall

Meeting John Darnall

On Journeys to Orthodoxy, hear the story of how John Darnall, raised in a Protestant mission tradition, built on the foundation of faith he learned from his parents. He worked in the Youth With a Mission (YWAM) movement, but when other leaders converted to Orthodoxy, he underwent a period of...

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