Whoever humbles himself like this child

Whoever humbles himself like this child

Listen to the Daily Reading for August 27, 2016, St. Paul’s Letter to the Romans 15:30-33 BRETHREN, I appeal to you, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to strive together with me in your prayers to God on my behalf, that I may be...

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New York Parish Hopes to Find Stolen Icon

New York Parish Hopes to Find Stolen Icon

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, Manhattan- On Sunday, May 8, 2016, an icon of St. Spyridon was stolen from Saint Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church on Wadsworth Avenue, New York City. The suspect now in custody is a local homeless man.  The church’s video surveillance shows that he walked in, made the sign of the...

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When St. Phanourios Finds Lost Things

When St. Phanourios Finds Lost Things

Orthodox faithful have a variety of traditions when it comes to thanking a saint who has interceded or taken action in answering a prayer. Some faithful offer monetary donation to churches named after the saint. Some make journeys across the globe to venerate the relics of the saint. Others will...

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