Posts about Great Lent

Orthodoxy Explained

Sunday of Saint Gregory Palamas

Join Fr. Steven Ritter as he discusses the significance of this Sunday’s readings of Hebrews 1:10-14; 2:1-3 and Mark 2:1-12. St. Paul’s Letter…

Mar 13, 2014
Orthodoxy Explained

Readings from Sunday of Orthodoxy

Fr. Steven Ritter of St. James Orthodox Mission in Lawrenceville, Georgia, is hosting a special 6-part series on the Sunday readings of Great Lent. This…

Mar 08, 2014
Come Receive the Light

Metropolitan Kallistos Ware: Fasting

In the first installment of Metropolitan Kallistos Ware’s 4-part Lenten series, His Excellency talks about fasting. Questions include: It can sometimes…

Mar 06, 2014
This Month's Topic

Fasting from the Darkness

Dear Friends of OCN, During this sacred season of Lent, we are invited to participate in Christ’s suffering and Resurrection. This year, many of us are…

Mar 06, 2014
Come Receive the Light - Greek

Η Κυριακή της Συγνώμης

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης σχολιάζει το ζήτημα της συγνώμης ως την βασική προυπόθεση για…

Mar 01, 2014
Come Receive the Light

Fasting Fundamentals

As we begin our Lenten journey, get answers from Fr. Sergei Sveshnikov on everything from our basic caloric needs to practical tips for specific situations…

Feb 26, 2014
Orthodoxy Explained

Expectations and Just Rewards

On Theologically Thinking, Fr. Athanasios Haros of the Transfiguration Church in Florence, SC talks to us about “Expectations and Just Rewards.” We…

Feb 19, 2014
Come Receive the Light

God Made You Special

Click now to listen to Mike Nawrocki, co-founder of VeggieTales and voice of Larry the Cucumber, talk about the messages they’ve tried to teach generations…

Feb 06, 2014
Orthodoxy Explained

St. Maximus the Confessor

In Turning to the Fathers, noted scholar Fr. John McGuckin and Fr. Christopher Metropulos discuss the teachings of St. Maximus the Confessor. As we prepare…

Feb 05, 2014
Come Receive the Light

Palm Sunday

Tune in this week for the final installment of Metropolitan Tikhon’s 6-part series on the Sundays of Great and Holy Lent. In this final segment,…

Apr 25, 2013
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