Posts about Freedom

Pemptousia Partnership

The Theology of Gender – 17. Canons and freedom

Sofia Matzarioti-Kostara Anything that takes place in the Church aims at the salvation of the people and thus, involves a pastoral element. In the same…

Jun 15, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Only violence against our false self brings us freedom

Metropolitan Amfilhije (Radović) of Montenegro and the Littoral   All of this (see Coercion and violence are the basic characteristics of the patricidal…

Mar 27, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Euthanasia: the Church accepts it only from God!

Angelos Alekopoulos People are free and autonomous and can decide on matters pertinent to their lives and even as regards their death. According to the…

Nov 07, 2016
The Sounding Blog

Intensity, Freedom, and Joy — A Lenten Message

”THE DIVINE SERVICES OF THE CHURCH are words in which we converse and speak to God with our worship and with our love. The hours spent closest to Paradise…

Mar 07, 2016
Orthodox Youth and Young Adult Programs

Watch Be the Bee Episode 89 – The Freedom of Forgiveness

Inspired by the Department of Youth & Young Adult Ministries of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature…

Jan 13, 2016
Christian Rights and Religious Persecution

ISIS Captives Rescued in Iraq

Across the world, many are suffering and still display faith. The Orthodox Christian Network highlights these important news events and reminds us to always…

Oct 29, 2015
Be Renewed in Christ

Freedom in Christ

“It is not freedom when we say everything is permitted. This is slavery.” These words from St​.​ Paisios the Athonite, one of the newly canonized…

Jul 07, 2015
Orthodox News

PBS Reports on Halki Seminary and Religious Freedom

Once the world’s leading Eastern Orthodox seminary, Halki was closed by the Turkish government 43 years ago. The US and religious freedom activists…

Jan 30, 2015
Orthodox News

Patriarch of Romania: 25 Years After the Revolution, What Have We Done with our Freedom?

December 17 marked the 25th anniversary of the Romanian revolt against Communist oppression. During church services commemorating the event, His Beatitude…

Dec 23, 2014