For Whom Will You Speak?

For Whom Will You Speak?

At a theological conference held recently in Brazil, His Eminence Archbishop Anastasios, Primate of All Albania, challenged the Orthodox participants. “Woe to us if, in this 21st century, we surrender the initiative for social justice to others, as we have done in past centuries, while we confine ourselves to our opulent...

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Listen to an Ecumenical Gathering to End Racism

Listen to an Ecumenical Gathering to End Racism

Sponsored by Saint Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Washington, D.C. Listen Now.  On Holy Tuesday, April 3, 2018, His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America held the special service of the Bridegroom (Nymphios), which included the chanting of the Hymn of Kassiani at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of St. Sophia in Washington, DC....

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“We are called to act on our beliefs.”

“We are called to act on our beliefs.”

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/CRTL/On_Air/crtl012415wv.mp3 Listen Now.  Have you seen the movie “Selma” yet? Were you moved by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Christian conviction about non-violent protest? Here is a candid conversation between Fr. Chris and His Eminence Metropolitan Savas of Metropolis of Pittsburgh on the movie “Selma”, the church’s need to be...

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Orthodox News Worldwide: Why I supported Martin Luther King in Selma and more

Orthodox News Worldwide: Why I supported Martin Luther King in Selma and more

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines this week. Archbishop Iakovos: “Why I supported Martin Luther King in Selma” Rev. Dr. Demetrios J. Constantelos...

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Niarchos Foundation Honors Archbishop Iakovos’ Memory

Niarchos Foundation Honors Archbishop Iakovos’ Memory

    STAVROS NIARCHOS FOUNDATION HONORS LATE ARCHBISHOP IAKOVOS’ PIONEERING CONTRIBUTION TO CIVIL RIGHTS NEW YORK – The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America announces with appreciation and joy the creation of a special Reflection Area, named after our late Archbishop Iakovos, in the newly built National African-American History and Culture Museum in Washington, DC. This...

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Archbishop Demetrios Reflects on “Selma”

Archbishop Demetrios Reflects on “Selma”

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/Archbishop_Demetrios_on_SELMA_and_Civil_Rights.mp3 Listen Now.  The film “Selma” reminds us of a critical part of American history, when Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lead the civil rights movement in the direction of a peaceful protest against civil injustice in Alabama. The world has seen the March 26, 1965 cover of LIFE Magazine...

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A Meditation on MLK Jr, the Sanctity of Life, and Our Own Cowardice

A Meditation on MLK Jr, the Sanctity of Life, and Our Own Cowardice

The Lord God stands in the midst of the Divine Council and judges among the gods. ”How long will you rule unjustly, and show partiality to the wicked? Defend the poor and fatherless, maintain the rights of the afflicted and the destitute. Rescue the weak and needy; deliver them from...

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