Posts about Apostles

The Sounding Blog

The Apostolic Example: Coming and Going, Gathering and Sending

Words are wonderful. One June 29 we celebrated the Synaxis of the Holy Apostles. But what does that celebration mean? What is a Synaxis? Interestingly,…

Jul 01, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

The Twelve Apostles: Timid Men who Won the World

Saint John Chrysostom It became clear through unlearned men that the cross was persuasive; in fact, it persuaded the whole world. Their discourse was not…

Jun 30, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

The scene of the Apostles Peter and Paul embracing

There are in the Monastery three fragments of wall-paintings, whose origin is unknown. Two of these are from decoration of the Late Comnenan period, while…

Jun 29, 2017
Iconography and Saints

PISTEVO – Watch The Art of Belief Episode IV – The Definition of Faith

Inspired by the documentary, PISTEVO, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring iconography and the Saints of the Orthodox Church. Iconography,…

Sep 17, 2015
Pemptousia Partnership

The Twelve Apostles: Timid Men who Won the World

It became clear through unlearned men that the cross was persuasive; in fact, it persuaded the whole world. Their discourse was not of unimportant matters…

Jul 10, 2015
Be Transfigured

LIVE Bible Study: The Church of the Holy Apostles, Session 27

In this week’s session, we will discuss Acts 12.1-17, and Homily 26″On Acts” from St John Chrysostom. We will consider his teaching that…

May 20, 2015
Be Transfigured

LIVE Bible Study: The Church of the Holy Apostles, Session 18

In this week’s session, we will discuss Acts 7.35-50, and Homily 17 “On Acts” from St John Chrysostom. Click here to download your free…

Feb 04, 2015
Be Transfigured

LIVE Bible Study: The Church of the Holy Apostles, Session 15

Welcome to our online Bible study!  The title for this session is “The Church of the Holy Apostles: A Bible Study on the Book of Acts.” Our class…

Jan 14, 2015