John MacArthur Denounces Orthodoxy Calling it “False Christianity”

John MacArthur Denounces Orthodoxy Calling it “False Christianity”

Watch Hank Hanegraaff, newly converted Bible Answer Man as he addresses John MacArthur’s comments about the Eastern Orthodox Church and responds with love and truth.     ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is a 501(c)3 and an official agency of the Assembly of Canonical Bishops of the United States of...

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How Orthodoxy Saved Me. Bible Answer Man Podcast Series

How Orthodoxy Saved Me. Bible Answer Man Podcast Series

Listen to Bible Answer Man, New podcast brought to your through Christian Research Institute and now showcased on Orthodox Christian Network.  More than 50 years Hank Hanegraaff, A Man of God has shared the answers and insight of the Bible Answer Man Broadcast.  Listen to Best-Selling Author’s Conversation on his experience...

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Chrismation: A Rambling Path to Orthodoxy

Chrismation: A Rambling Path to Orthodoxy

A reverent fear of God and relationship with Jesus served as the spiritual foundation in my parent’s household, and I am eternally grateful for their devotion – especially the unwavering hope of my mother. But children don’t forever remain in their parent’s home (at least that’s the usual plan), and...

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Baptism and Chrismation

Baptism and Chrismation

We have noted that the service of baptism has undergone a long and profound development. In the early days of the Church’s history, those desiring to become Christians were first enrolled as catechumens, and continued in that state for some months or even years. Their baptism came as the culmination...

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CONGRATULATIONS! YOU ARE BEING CREMATED TODAY!

CONGRATULATIONS! YOU ARE BEING CREMATED TODAY!

My bishop is probably not going to believe this. Recently, a member of our congregation was very upset. She heard that the new priest was planning to cremate a young couple, right there in church, on the solea, during Great Vespers on the next Saturday night. “Doesn’t the Orthodox Church...

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Divine Liturgy on Holy Pentecost

Divine Liturgy on Holy Pentecost

Today we celebrate the Feast of Pentecost, which happened and is always celebrated 50 days after the Resurrection of our Lord. At Pentecost, the disciples received the Holy Spirit as tongues of fire, fulfilling the promise that Christ had given them while He was still with them. This spirit was...

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I Was in Prison and You Visited Me

I Was in Prison and You Visited Me

James Blackstock of the St. Seraphim Prison Ministry in Florida talks about his experience working with inmates in a maximum security prison. Questions include: * Tell us about your experience witnessing the Chrismation of a man who had been on death row for 17 years. * What is your opinion...

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La Crismacion y el Espiritu Santo

La Crismacion y el Espiritu Santo

En este episodio de Vengan a Recibir la Luz, los presentadores Padre Aristidis Arizi y Padre David Wooten hablan del sacramento de la Santa Crismación y “el sello del don del Espíritu Santo” que nos da. La anáfora–la ofrenda del pan y el vino en la divina liturgia–sigue. Finalmente, el...

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