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Pemptousia Partnership

The Image of the Turks in the Vitae of the Neomartyrs of the Orthodox Church

Metropolitan Elpidoforos (Lambryniades) of Prusa   The image that one nation has for another goes through different levels of the social, cultural,…

Aug 18, 2017
Come Receive the Light

And the Light shines in the Darkness: Come Receive the Light Radio Interview

Listen to this moving conversation between Fr. Chris Metropulos and Sandra Anderson about the Hogar Rafael Ayau Orphanage in Guatemala.  Sandra has…

Feb 10, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Metropolitan Alexios of Atlanta: “St Porphyrios, a Great Figure of Orthodoxy”

Metropolitan of Atlanta, Alexios, speaks for the great personality of St Porphyrios from Kafsokalyvia. Source:     ABOUT THE ORTHODOX…

Feb 04, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Elder Ephraim from Simonos Petra: The Experience of Orthodox Church

Elder Ephraim from Simonos Petra’s Monastery, Mt Athos, Greece, speaks about the Experience of Orthodox Church today.   Source:…

Dec 19, 2016
Be Transfigured

What is the difference between the Eastern Orthodox Church and the Oriental Orthodox Church?

Be Transfigured – What is the difference between the Eastern Orthodox Church and the Oriental Orthodox Church? With the approaching Holy and Great Council…

Jun 14, 2016
Pemptousia Partnership

Interview With Metropolitan Nikolaos on The Global Financial Crisis

The global financial crisis has come to affect everyone around the globe in one way or another.  The following article addresses some thoughts from Metropolitan…

Dec 02, 2015
The Sounding Blog

VIDEO: What Do You Mean, ‘Pray to the Saints?’

“Wait . . . you pray to saints?!” I remember someone asking me something similar after my conversion to Orthodoxy. I tried to explain but they…

Aug 31, 2015
The Sounding Blog

From “Death and Illness, Our Saving Road”

The expression that a Christian is a vessel of the Holy Spirit makes it seem as though the body is passive, but the body might rather be seen as an activation…

Jun 16, 2015
The Sounding Blog

Jesus and His Amazing Relationships with Women

Jesus has a way of interacting with women that I find deeply spiritual. There are many good examples of this in the Gospels, and I want to share a few…

May 01, 2015
The Sounding Blog

Icons Miraculously Survive Fire at St. George’s in Knoxville, TN

Within the last week, fires devastated two separate Orthodox communities in North America. Early Pascha morning, a fire broke out at St. George Greek Orthodox…

Apr 16, 2015