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Pemptousia Partnership

The Theology of Gender – 5. Woman in the New Creation. The “submission”

Sofia Matzarioti-Kostara   St. Gregory of Nyssa, in an extensive homily on 1 Co 15:28, written to challenge the heresy of Eunomius, explains the various…

Apr 07, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

The Theology of Gender – 4. Woman in the New Creation. The Early Church

Sofia Matzarioti-Kostara   The destiny of humanity changed radically after Christ’s Incarnation, and a living model of human behavior was initiated…

Apr 05, 2017
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Faith and humility are the ‘being’ of the Church

Metropolitan Amfilhije (Radović) of Montenegro and the Littoral   The same is true for the preeminent agents of heavenly paternity in the Church,…

Apr 01, 2017
This Week in Orthodoxy

Orthodox News This Week: Christians are the most persecuted, Church nominated for Nobel Peace Prize, Daesh militants overtake church

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…

Jan 27, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Time and the Church – 2

Georgios I. Mantzaridis, Professor The eschatological nature of the Church is revealed especially in the sacrament of the Divine Liturgy. The celebration…

Jan 09, 2017
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Time and the Church – 1

Georgios I. Mantzaridis, Professor Christ’s advent brought the kingdom of God into the world. And the realm where the kingdom of God is made manifest…

Jan 08, 2017
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Equality between women and men in the Church

Protopresbyter Vasileios Kalliakmanis Let’s examine how women have been treated in Orthodox theology. It’s well known that Saint Paul proclaimed: ‘There…

Nov 28, 2016
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Lest We Forget: Keeping Traditions

To hear Mother Victoria of the St. Barbara’s Monastery tell it, growing up in the Ukranian Orthodox Church was a rich and memorable experience at special…

Apr 13, 2016
Be Transfigured

We Need the Church

Be Transfigured – We Need the Church As human beings we sometimes feel paralyzed without help. We sometimes feel we can’t possibly reach Christ. At…

Apr 01, 2016
Saint Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center

St. Nicholas Ground Zero: Out of the Ashes, A New Symbol of Faith

By Nicholas Gage Once firmly established in the United States, the major religious denominations in America took action to proclaim their presence by each…

Jan 22, 2016