Posts about Marriage

The Sounding Blog

Maiden Names

In the modern west, it seems that there is an increasing refusal of brides to take the surname of their new husbands, and instead a determination to retain…

Jun 02, 2014
OCN Now Radio

Saving Your Marriage

Our guest today is Lea Povozhaev who is talking about her new book, When Russia Came to Stay. She shares the true story of her complicated marriage. As…

May 30, 2014
Come Receive the Light

Sexuality and Self

Fr. Anthony Messah of St. Timothy and St. Athanasius Church in Arlington, VA, begins our month-long look at human sexuality. Questions include: * What…

May 29, 2014
The Sounding Blog

“Unsolicited Advice”

I’m going to make the bold claim that this may be the most important post I’ve ever written. So pay attention to it. I have an unsolicited…

Mar 05, 2014
The Sounding Blog

Let No Man Put Asunder

We live in a culture of divorce. In North America, fully one half of all marriages end in divorce, and sometimes persons have several divorces, divorcing…

Dec 04, 2013
Orthodox Family & Faith

Why do we need family ministry?

Fr. Chris speaks with Melissa Tsongranis, Associate Director of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Center for Family Care, about the need for ministry to…

Dec 01, 2013
The Sounding Blog

Gary Chapman’s “Five Love Languages”

If you are married, or in a serious relationship, you have to read this book! I have never been a good or fast reader. While I enjoy writing and write…

Oct 02, 2013
Vengan a Recibir la Luz

Divorcio

En este episodio de Vengan a Recibir la Luz, los presentadores Padre Aristidis Arizi y Padre David Wooten siguen hablando del tema del matrimonio, pero…

Sep 27, 2013
Vengan a Recibir la Luz

Sacramento del Matrimonio

En este episodio de Vengan a Recibir la Luz, los presentadores Padre Aristidis Arizi y Padre David Wooten hablan del sacramento de matrimonio.  La doxología–la…

Sep 05, 2013
Orthodoxy Explained

Wedding Liturgy and Scripture

On Special Moments in Orthodoxy, we recall that Jesus hallowed the intimate bond between man and woman by his ministry and miracle at the Wedding of Cana….

May 23, 2013