Remembering Fr. Andres Giron

Remembering Fr. Andres Giron

 Fr. Andres Giron is remembered today not only for the land reform movement he pioneered that provided marginalized Mayans in Guatemala with a livelihood, but for his own conversion to the Orthodox Christian faith that brought almost 200,000 Mayans to the faith in largest mass conversions of our times....

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OCMC News – Metropolitan Tikhon welcomes OCMC representatives to OCA Chancery

OCMC News – Metropolitan Tikhon welcomes OCMC representatives to OCA Chancery

His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon hosted representatives of the Orthodox Christian Mission Center at the Chancery of the Orthodox Church in America here on Friday, October 20, 2017. Meeting with Metropolitan Tikhon were Father Martin Ritsi, OCMC Executive Director, and Protonica Michelle Jannakos, Development Officer. Father Martin briefed Metropolitan Tikhon...

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OCMC News – Medical Professionals Needed for Mission Teams

OCMC News – Medical Professionals Needed for Mission Teams

The Mission Field needs medical professionals to volunteer on short-term mission teams this summer! Administering health care to people who do not normally have access to treatment is such an essential part of OCMC missions, and your expertise could make a huge impact on suffering people around the world. Won’t...

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Fr. Chris Interviews His Grace Neophytos and Mission Students

Fr. Chris Interviews His Grace Neophytos and Mission Students

Fr. Chris Metropulos Interviews His Grace Neophytos and Mission Students from Hellenic College Holy Cross.  Students share their stories, experiences, and faith walk through these experiences.   This HCHC production was made thanks to the collaboration of Digital Disciples. ABOUT DIGITAL DISCPLE PROGRAM The purpose is to train our future ministry leaders...

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Spreading the Gospel Across the Globe

Spreading the Gospel Across the Globe

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, Friday, October 28th, 2016. The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Mourns the Passing of an Archon,...

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Orthodoxy Reaches the Island Kingdom of Tonga

Orthodoxy Reaches the Island Kingdom of Tonga

Under the spiritual leadership of His Eminence Archbishop Amfilochios the Orthodox Church has now been planted in the Island Kingdom of Tonga. This past Sunday, October 16, 9 persons were baptized in the newly constructed font situated directly behind the altar of the small chapel. The chapel also newly constructed...

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Sexuality in Marriage

Sexuality in Marriage

Have we lost the sanctity of sexuality?  Listen as Fr. Chris talks with Fr. Sergei Sveshnikov about his book There Is No Sex in the Church.  This is an honest discussion about sexuality in marriage and a sanctified life.  The book is available through our Amazon store. But first, we...

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A Big Dream Begins with a Simple Construction

A Big Dream Begins with a Simple Construction

The faithful in Nyeri, a county in the Central Province of Kenya, were begging His Grace Bishop Neophytos of Nyeri and Mount Kenya to start an Orthodox church, “even under a tree.” But His Grace had a better plan. Preferring to start small communities with a church, even in the...

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Orthodoxy for All the World!

Orthodoxy for All the World!

Is Orthodoxy a minority in your country? Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with His Eminence Metropolitan Konstantinos of the Orthodox Metropolis of Singapore and South Asia. With more than a fifth of the world’s population in Singapore, India, Pakistan, Malaysia, and Indonesia, Orthodoxy is a definite minority. Just saying they...

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Proclaiming the Messiah with Palms and Evangelism

Proclaiming the Messiah with Palms and Evangelism

The African culture is ripe and ready for Orthodoxy because her people already live in community. Listen to an interesting interview with one of Kenya’s indigenous  Orthodox Bishops, His Grace Bishop Neofitos. Bringing an ancient faith to an equally ancient and established culture brings the need for economia, adjustments. Listen...

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