The Dismissal Hymn for Our Lady of Consolation (the Daniilei Brotherhood)

The Dismissal Hymn for Our Lady of Consolation (the Daniilei Brotherhood)

Listen Now.  The Dismissal Hymn for Our Lady of Consolation, in the slow melody. A live recording from the Service of Our Lady of Consolation at the Holy and Great Monastery of Vatopaidi. Source: pemptousia.com     ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is a 501(c)3 and an...

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Daily Devotion, January 23: Holy God, Holy Mighty, Holy Immortal, Have Mercy on Us

Daily Devotion, January 23: Holy God, Holy Mighty, Holy Immortal, Have Mercy on Us

And the four living creatures, each of them with six wings, are full of eyes all round and within, and day and night they never cease to sing, “Holy, holy, holy, is the Lord God Almighty, who was and is and is to come!”   Revelation 4:8   Good morning Prayer...

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Arabic Orthodox Choir Chants Famous Hymn for Holy Friday

Arabic Orthodox Choir Chants Famous Hymn for Holy Friday

Some of the most beloved hymns of Great and Holy Friday take places during the “Unnailing” Great Vespers, where the body of Jesus is taken down from the Cross. Embedded above is an Arabic Orthodox choir chanting one of the famous hymns that serve as the spiritual soundtrack for the...

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One-Man Band Mixes Singing from Four Different Orthodox Churches

One-Man Band Mixes Singing from Four Different Orthodox Churches

Tyler Mancuso is at it again. In the past, he recorded a cappella, one-man band renditions of Bless the Lord and the Kontakion to St. Raphael of Brooklyn and now he has made another: The Virgin Cometh. For this video, he visited four different Orthodox Churches to sing the four different parts. Watch the video...

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Orthodox Music Wins a Grammy!

Orthodox Music Wins a Grammy!

A religious hymn is a great blessing for everyone. It constitutes praise to the Most High, honor for His holy people, worldwide harmony, an eloquent proof of the Church’s unity. It expresses the voice of the Church, its confession. It brings about a complete spiritual uplifting and absolute peace and...

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Drawing Closer to the Mother of God During Advent, Part 3

Drawing Closer to the Mother of God During Advent, Part 3

As she continues her exploration of Spiritual Writers on the topic of the Mother of God, Veronica begins to transition her reflection from Mary to the Birth of the Word of God with the hauntingly beautiful melody and words of the hymn “O Come, O Come Emmanuel.” She shares passages...

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