Posts about Holy Land

Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate

Sacred Sites and Property Rights of Persecuted Christians

Interview with Dr. Elizabeth Prodromou discussing Sacred Sites & Property Rights, from The Fletcher School at Tufts University. Photos: ©GOA/Dimitrios…

Dec 07, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Illustrated manuscripts of Holy Land – Proskynetaria

Soterios Cadas Proskynetaria is the name given to manuscripts containing descriptions of the monuments of Palestine, especially the Christian ones. They…

Jun 19, 2017

The Walk to Golgotha – Holy Land Film Series

The Walk to Golgotha takes us to the places and moments that led to the passion of our Lord Jesus Christ.The film is part of a series on the Holy Land…

Apr 12, 2017
The Sounding Blog

What are Christians Doing Today in the Holy Land?

It is four in the morning, and while everyone else is trying to get a good night’s sleep, Orthodox Christians from all corners of the Holy Land collect…

Aug 25, 2015
Orthodox News

Synagogue where Jesus likely preached uncovered in Israel

An unexpected discovery along the Sea of Galilee is shedding new light on the world in which Jesus lived. Synagogue where Jesus likely preached uncovered…

Dec 25, 2014
The Sounding Blog

Recollections of Jerusalem: Interview with Anya Berezina Derrick

I had the pleasure of recently speaking with Anya Berezina Derrick about her new book, Recollections of Jerusalem, published by Holy Trinity Publications….

Oct 06, 2014
Orthodox News

The Commentator: Strangers in their own Holy Land

The embattled Christian communities in Bethlehem and Nazareth, which even those with ambivalent attitudes towards Israel are deeply concerned about By…

Jul 21, 2014
The Sounding Blog

Imagining the Holy

I grew up in a Lutheran Church in Wisconsin, hearing the stories of the Bible every Sunday just as I still do now as an Orthodox Christian. And my imagination…

Jul 17, 2014
The Sounding Blog

Wall Street Journal – Is Google Replacing God?

‘Is Google Replacing God? – asked the Wall Street Journal in an excellent article published on June 12, 2014.  The article highlights a report…

Jun 17, 2014
The Sounding Blog

Leaving Christ’s Tomb and the Holy Land, and Becoming Guardians of the Tomb

This past Friday (March 14, 2014), our group of 50 OCN pilgrims departed from the Holy Land and returned to our homes in the United States. I had the opportunity…

Mar 25, 2014