Fire Threatens Monastery and Saint Nicholas Ranch in Dunlap, Ca

Fire Threatens Monastery and Saint Nicholas Ranch in Dunlap, Ca

The Rough Fire located in central California has consumed over 103,000 acres. Residents in many communities along its path have been evacuated, included staff at Saint Nicholas Ranch and Retreat Center and the adjacent Monastery of the Theotokos the Life Giving Spring. The fire is approximately four miles away from...

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St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church Fires

St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church Fires

A fire​-​ and smoke​-damaged Orthodox church stands dark and damp in West Babylon, NY, but the light of Christ shines on in the hearts of the parishioners. Listen as Fr. Chris Metropulos speaks with Fr. Demetrios Kazakis of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, on the damage and miracles that took...

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Panagitsa Tribute

Panagitsa Tribute

Thousands watched in shock as video coverage spread through the internet of the fire that consumed the Kimisis Tis Theotokou Greek Orthodox Church in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Flames billowed out of the broken windows, keeping everyone at bay. It was a horrific sight. The image of a burnt frame was...

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Icons Miraculously Survive Fire at St. George’s in Knoxville, TN

Icons Miraculously Survive Fire at St. George’s in Knoxville, TN

Within the last week, fires devastated two separate Orthodox communities in North America. Early Pascha morning, a fire broke out at St. George Greek Orthodox Church in Knoxville, TN, and after the blaze, the church building itself was virtually unrecognizable. And yet, amid the rubble, something miraculous occurred. We were...

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