Theological and Historical Aspects of Lent

Theological and Historical Aspects of Lent

His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios spoke to the staff and students of Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology during the Annual Clean Monday Retreat. Listen as he addresses theological and historical perspectives of the Lenten Journey that awaits Orthodox Christians. This deep lesson of the larger soteriological issues...

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Lenten Encyclical from Archbishop Demetrios

Lenten Encyclical from Archbishop Demetrios

  Holy and Great Lent   It is my prayer that your love may abound more and more…. Philippians 1:9                                     To the Most Reverend Hierarchs, the Reverend Priests and Deacons, the Monks and Nuns, the Presidents and Members of the Parish Councils of the Greek Orthodox Communities, the Distinguished Archons...

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This Week in Orthodoxy, January 8th, 2016

This Week in Orthodoxy, January 8th, 2016

    Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris.  These are some of the stories making headlines this week: Greek Orthodox Christmas 2015 Celebrations around the world New Years 2016 Encyclical of...

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Archbishop Demetrios Offers Christmas Message of Peace

Archbishop Demetrios Offers Christmas Message of Peace

      For unto us a Child is born, and His name will be called…Prince of Peace! (Isaiah 9:6)   To the Most Reverend Hierarchs, the Reverend Priests and Deacons, the Monks and Nuns, the Presidents and Members of the Parish Councils of the Greek Orthodox Communities, the Distinguished Archons...

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Archbishop Demetrios Offers Christmas Message in Greek

Archbishop Demetrios Offers Christmas Message in Greek

       Ὅτι παιδίον ἐγεννήθη ἡμῖν, καί καλεῖται τό ὄνομα Αὐτοῦ, Ἄρχων Εἰρήνης. (Ἠσαΐας 9:6) Πρός τούς Σεβασμιωτάτους καί Θεοφιλεστάτους Ἀρχιερεῖς, τούς Εὐλαβεστάτους Ἱερεῖς καί Διακόνους, τούς Μοναχούς καί Μοναχές, τούς Προέδρους καί Μέλη τῶν Κοινοτικῶν Συμβουλίων, τά Ἡμερήσια καί Ἀπογευματινά Σχολεῖα, τίς Φιλοπτώχους Ἀδελφότητες, τήν Νεολαία, τίς Ἑλληνορθόδοξες Ὀργανώσεις καί...

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Archbishop Demetrios of America Now a Geron

Archbishop Demetrios of America Now a Geron

  Nov 26, 2015 NEW YORK – The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America announces with great joy and gratitude to His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, the elevation of the Holy Archdiocese of America to the rank of Gerontiki Eparchy (meaning an eparchy headed...

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This Week in Orthodoxy: November 20, 2015

This Week in Orthodoxy: November 20, 2015

    Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church.  I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are the some of the stories making headlines this week:   Archbishop Demetrios  Expresses Condemnation for Paris Attacks   And the Assembly...

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IOCC Mourns for France, Lebanon, and Egypt

IOCC Mourns for France, Lebanon, and Egypt

Inspired by the IOCC, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization who, in the spirit of Christ’s love, offers emergency relief and development programs to those in need worldwide, without discrimination, and strengthens the capacity of the Orthodox Church to...

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PISTEVO – Watch the Art of Belief Episode VIII – Divine Liturgy Part 2

PISTEVO – Watch the Art of Belief Episode VIII – Divine Liturgy Part 2

Inspired by the documentary, PISTEVO, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring iconography and the Saints of the Orthodox Church. Iconography, the centuries-old tradition of depicting faith through images, was the primary means of teaching Christianity until written records were formally canonized as the Holy Scriptures. Please join us in...

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PISTEVO – Watch The Art of Belief Episode VII – Divine Liturgy Part 1

PISTEVO – Watch The Art of Belief Episode VII – Divine Liturgy Part 1

Inspired by the documentary, PISTEVO, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring iconography and the Saints of the Orthodox Church. Iconography, the centuries-old tradition of depicting faith through images, was the primary means of teaching Christianity until written records were formally canonized as the Holy Scriptures. Please join us in...

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